Recreation

Back Country Volunteer

The Last of Idaho’s Original Back-Country Volunteers

Roger Burnham has an amazing 42-year history of volunteering his time, knowledge, and energy with the Sheriff’s Department in such programs as Search and Rescue, the Dive Team, and Back Country Medical Rescue. The hours he has spent helping people in Idaho’s back country are astronomical, and all are performed without pay. By JACK McNEEL

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Idaho Park N Ski Yurt

Plan A Park N’ Ski Adventure

Winter in Idaho means outdoor adventures. Yearly, Nordic skiers and snowshoes traverse 180 miles of groomed trails and numerous un-groomed trails originating from Park N’ Ski trail systems in four regions. The Idaho Department of Park and Recreation (IDPR) provides plowed parking lots and trailheads with information kiosks and vault toilets. By NATALIE BARTLEY

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Coeur d’Alene’s Pickleball Ambassadors

By JACK McNEEL

Pickleball has rapidly caught on throughout Kootenai County and particularly in Coeur d’Alene. It was unknown just a few years ago, but, like in much of the country, pickleball is exploding in popularity, especially with the senior population.

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Holly Endersby with a fish, Idaho Senior Independent

Chasing Steelhead

by HOLLY ENDERSBY

If you are planning to fish for steelhead this year on the Salmon, Snake, or Clearwater rivers, you’d best be up on your catch-and-release technique, because Idaho Department of Fish and Game has decided returns are so low, anglers may not harvest fish.

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pilot Sherry Kandle

PILOT SHERRY KANDLE DOES IT ALL!

Aviation racing, camping, and volunteering—pilot Sherry Kandle does them all! photo and story by NATALIE BARTLEY In June, Boisean Sherry Kandle completed her third cross-country

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HOME SWEET IDAHO

HOME SWEET IDAHO

Preserving the Past, Enriching the Future history.idaho.gov/archives-events Idaho State Archives Celebrates American Archives Month October 2016 Boise, ID – Celebrate American Archives Month with the

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