Outdoors Newsletter


State will hold drawing for limited-entry deer hunt on Aug. 13

18 hunters will have access to a portion of the Scotch Creek Wildlife Area.

Route 20 now part of official national bike route

United States Bike Route 10 will follow state highway across northern portion of Washington

National Park Service OKs planning to move Enchanted Valley Chalet

The method and timeline for moving the building has yet to be decided.

This photo, taken in May, shows how the East Fork Quinault River has undercut the Enchanted Valley Chalet inside Olympic National Park.

Fishing report for July 29

Cowlitz a good spot for summer-run steelhead, while Alder Lake has been good for kokanee.

New DNR maps include shaded terrain markings

Maps cover area around Forks, Chehalis River and Hermiston.