Outdoors Newsletter


State releases 2015 salmon forecasts at North of Falcon meeting

Pink salmon numbers are good, coho and chinook numbers are mixed.

There should be plenty of opportunities for South Sound anglers to catch pink salmon this year. The state has forecast the South Sound run to be more than 3.3 million fish.

Valley of the Sun perfect spring training destination for hikers too

The Phoenix area has been letting down Northwest sports fans all year, but it never disappoints when it comes to hiking.

You can almost always count on having company on top of Camelback Mountain near the border of Phoenix and Scottsdale, Ariz.

Gear item for Feb. 28

Waterproof hiking boots for women

Bogs’ Tumalo Women’s Waterproof Hiking Boots offer a nubuck leather construction for protection from the elements and special lining designed to absorb interior moisture and wick away sweat.

Adventure briefs for Feb. 28

Salmon anglers will get a sense Monday of how good, or bad, the upcoming fishing seasons might be when the state releases the salmon run forecasts.

Get your adrenaline rush at Radical Reels film tour stop

Event coming to Olympia’s Capitol Theater on March 7.

Jesse Huey climbs an ice wall in the Verdon Gorge in France during the making of the film “Desert Ice” that will be shown in Olympia as part of the Banff Mountain Film Festival's Radical Reels Tour.