Saturday, June 03, 2023


Want to know the latest in today's outdoors news? Below, we share breaking news articles and updates.

Updated 2 days, 17 hours ago

Groups work to build more trails for adaptive bikes

Whitefish is among the top mountain biking towns in the country and a recent collaboration between two local non...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Blacktail Mountain focus of ski documentary

A short documentary film showcasing the story of Blacktail Mountain Ski Area and its legacy will be shown in Bigfork on March 27.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Organizations partner to assist blind veterans in pushing to new limits on ski slope

The helpers are instructors with DREAM adaptive and the Whitefish Veterans Support Team, which partnered for the first time this winter to bring adaptive ski...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Flathead Bio Station ecologist studies 'river metabolism'

FLATHEAD LAKE – Rivers are critical for Earth’s ability to sustain life. They serve as the connective transport system, much like the circulatory system in t...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Montana watercraft inspection stations open

Several watercraft inspection stations begin operation in early March to check snowbird boat traffic returning from mussel-positive areas such as Lakes Mead, Havasu, Pleasant and Powell.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Whitewater rafting and rescue clinics offered this spring

Montana River Guides based in Alberton is offering a variety of two-day rafting clinics, three-day swiftwater rescue classes and five-day Whitewater Raft Guide Schools in April, May and June on the Blackfoot and...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
First grizzly bear of season spotted in Yellowstone

A Yellowstone National Park wildlife biologist on a radio telemetry flight on Tuesday observed the first grizzly bear of 2023 to emerge from hibernation.

Updated 3 months ago
Zinke calls for end to Glacier’s reservation system

Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke has concerns about Glacier National Park’s reservation system, claiming it locks out locals.

Updated 3 months ago
Flathead Lake north shore closed for seasonal waterfowl production

A seasonal closure started March 1 along a large portion of the north shore of Flathead Lake between Bigfork and Somers to support migrating and nesting bird...

Updated 3 months ago
Rocky Mountain goat shatters world record

A special judges panel convened by the Boone and Crockett Club has confirmed a new world record Rocky Mountain goat.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Glacier to reopen Avalanche campground

Glacier National Park will reopen the Avalanche Campground this year after being closed since 2020.

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
July Glacier Park reservations open March 1

The next round of Glacier National Park vehicle registrations begins next week on Wednesday, March 1 at

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Backcountry adventurers know they’re taking chances

Six people have died in avalanches in the United States since the snow started to fly this fall. Every year, an average of 27 people — skiers, snowboarders, ...

Updated 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Whitefish lakes conference taking submissions

The conference runs Oct. 18-20 with the theme conference being “Montana Lakes at Risk; Challenges and Opportunities.”

Updated 4 months ago
Golden-crowned kinglets: Hardly a life of royalty

Golden-crowned Kinglets are a mystery and a marvel of wintertime survival in the north woods.

Updated 4 months ago
In pursuit of yellow perch

Wow, it’s February and we are past the half- way point in our winter.