Outdoors

   

Feds announce $74 million outdoor rec spend

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke last week announced a $60 million cooperative agreement with the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation (RBFF) to help retain and recruit recreational anglers and boaters of all ages. He also announced $14 million in Boating Infrastructure Grants (BIG), which support water-related outdoor recreation and tourism by improving facilities for large transient recreational boats across the country.

February 28, 2018 7:21 a.m. read more..
   

NWTF banquet slated April 7

The 2018 National Wild Turkey Federation “Camas Prairie Turkey Trackers” have scheduled their annual banquet for 5:30 p.m. April 7 at the Elks Lodge in Grangeville.

February 6, 2018 10:46 a.m. read more..


New upland game rulebook available online now

The new rule booklets include several changes for hunting turkeys, rabbits and trapping. Printed copies of the rules booklets will be available mid-February at all regional offices and most license vendors.

February 6, 2018 9:43 a.m. read more..


Hunter ed courses coming up

Hunter education courses are scheduled this February and March at the Grangeville Elks Lodge basement, with class size limited to 30 each session.

February 5, 2018 11:16 a.m. read more..
 

IDFG accepting Access YES! applications

Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s Access YES! program to promote public access for sportsmen to hunt, fish, and trap on private lands is open to landowners’ applications now through May 15. Successful bids will be selected and landowners notified by July 31.

January 31, 2018 5:43 a.m. read more..
 

‘Demo Days’ to be held Feb. 3-4

Lolo Pass Visitor Center, located on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests off U.S. Highway 12 at the Idaho–Montana state line, will host a family–friendly winter recreation weekend, Winter Recreation Demo Days, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 3-4.

January 31, 2018 5:41 a.m. read more..


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