Outdoors

States extend Columbia summer chinook season

By Allen Thomas June 30, 2015 4:20 p.m.

Run will be at least 16 percent larger than initial forecast; wild chinook allowed in bag limit beginning Friday

Bonneville Dam fish count 6/30

June 30, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Bonneville Dam fish count 6/29

June 29, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Bonneville Dam fish count 6/27

June 27, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Hatcheries releasing fish early because of drought

By Associated Press June 26, 2015 10:30 a.m.

SALEM, Ore. — Hatcheries in northwest Oregon have released fish ahead of schedule due to decreasing water levels.

Bonneville Dam fish count 6/26

June 26, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Fish count and water conditions at Bonneville Dam

Helped needed on new Vancouver Lake trail

By The Columbian June 26, 2015 6:01 a.m.

Route being built on northwest side of lake

Swift Reservoir boat ramp to be unusable soon

By Allen Thomas June 25, 2015 10:55 a.m.

Dropping reservoir levels on North Fork Lewis River has Beaver Bay ramp dry now, Swift by Fourth of July weekend

Bonneville Dam fish count 6/25

June 25, 2015 6:05 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Gifford Pinchot forest's most scenic spot?

By Allen Thomas June 25, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Packwood Lake is a contender for the most beautiful location in Southwest Washington's national forest

Columbia River fishing report June 2015

By Allen Thomas June 25, 2015 6:02 a.m.

Bonneville pool sturgeon retention open again this weekend; Washington and Oregon to review summer chinook salmon fishery at meeting on Tuesday

Jumping ban reiterated for Punchbowl Falls

By The Columbian June 25, 2015 6 a.m.

Injuries, rescues common at popular location on Eagle Creek trail in the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

Outings

June 25, 2015 5:58 a.m.

Hiking, cycling, kayaking and other outings offered by local organizations

Bonneville Dam fish count 6/24

June 24, 2015 6:05 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Spokane-area lake yields monster tiger musky

By RICH LANDERS/Spokane Spokesman-Review June 23, 2015 5:42 p.m.

Big fish had already broken off another angler