Outdoors

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/25

May 25, 2015 6:30 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/24

May 24, 2015 6:30 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/23

May 23, 2015 6:30 a.m.

Fish count and water conditions at Bonneville Dam

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/22

May 22, 2015 6:30 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awards local grants

By The Columbian May 22, 2015 6:01 a.m.

Money will pay for work around Mount St. Helens in Cowlitz, Skamania counties

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/21

May 21, 2015 8:26 a.m.

Fish count and water conditions at Bonneville Dam

Low-snow winter means early start to summer recreation season

By Allen Thomas May 21, 2015 6:04 a.m.

Most of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest is free of snow, with campgrounds open and trails available for hiking

Columbia River fishing report May 2015

By Allen Thomas May 21, 2015 6:03 a.m.

Canyon Creek, Little White Salmon River open Saturday; kokanee bite begins at Yale Reservoir; spring chinook angling perks along in lower Columbia

Pacific Crest Trail treks

By The Columbian May 21, 2015 6:02 a.m.

Both local hikers progressing through Southern California on attempted 2,650-mile trip

Outings

May 21, 2015 6 a.m.

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

Salmon parasite thrives in drought

By JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press May 21, 2015 6 a.m.

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A deadly salmon parasite is thriving in the drought, infecting nearly all the juvenile chinook in the Klamath River in Northern California as they prepare to migrate to the ocean.

Drought puts Lewis reservoir boat ramps at risk

By Allen Thomas May 20, 2015 6:41 p.m.

If water levels keep dropping, the ramps on Merwin, Yale and Swift reservoirs will be dry and boating will end

Women's role growing in hunting

By RICH LANDERS/Spokane Spokesman-Review May 20, 2015 3:17 p.m.

Whitworth University professor in Spokane gathers research on women who hunt

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/20

May 20, 2015 6:45 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam

Bonneville Dam fish count 5/19

May 19, 2015 8:37 a.m.

Fish count at Bonneville Dam