Month: March 2016

Dishman Hills Historical Highlights: Tom Rogers, Conservation Pioneer

It was a cool, spring day in early March 1966, when more than 70 people assembled on the east side of the Dishman Hills in the Spokane Valley to start a campaign to save this spot as a natural area for public enjoyment. These hikers were winter-weary and looking forward to stretching their legs while …

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Backcountry Booty: New Belgium Brewing & Get Lit! Festival (Hidden 3.18.16; Found 3.31.16)

The Booty has Been Found. Congratulations to the winner! Play the OTM Backcountry Booty treasure hunt contest and you get to explore different trails around the region and possibly win gift certificates for cool outdoor gear and other prizes. Here’s how it works: 1. We hide a booty certificate, that’s good for whatever prizes are …

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Gear to Cure Spring Fever: Garmont Nagevi Women’s Hiking Shoe

If you are looking for quality footwear that is always pushing the boundaries of comfort, fit and function, you can’t go wrong with Garmont. The popular Nagevi women’s hiking shoe is back and better than ever. This fast, light hiker features vegan construction and a sleek, beautiful design. Garmont’s Anatomically Directed Design (a.d.d.) promises a …

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Get a Jump Start on Your Garden: When to Plant Indoor Starters and Other Tips

It’s that time again. Time to start your indoor seedlings and get your green thumb ready for spring. Whether you’re planting your first garden, growing vegetables in pots on your porch or investing in a community garden, here’s some advice to get your starters started.   Take Notes Keeping a garden log or journal may …

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