Sports

Women’s golf opening night to be April 30

An opening night event for Hillcrest Women’s Golf Association will be held at 5 p.m. April 30 at Hillcrest Golf Club, 2300 Rim Drive. Attendees will learn about the organization and the event will...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Carvers to hold Fall Blaze registration Sunday

The Fall Blaze bicycle tour registration party will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Carver Brewing Co., 1022 Main Ave. The event will feature free food, drinks and giveaways. Proceeds from the...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | UPDATED: 3 days 12 hours ago | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Drop-in tennis offered through spring

The Durango Community Tennis Association holds drop-in tennis at 9 a.m. Saturdays at Durango High School, 2390 Main Ave., and at 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Needham Elementary School, 2425...

DATE: April 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Fire damages lodge at Idaho’s famed Sun Valley ski resort

KETCHUM, Idaho – A raging fire at a base lodge at Idaho’s famed Sun Valley Resort ski area heavily damaged the building just days after the ski season ended, officials said Thursday. Flames were...

DATE: April 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 4 days 16 hours ago | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Outdoors humor columnist Patrick F. McManus dies at 84

BOISE, Idaho – Patrick F. McManus, a prolific writer best known for his humor columns in fishing and hunting magazines who also wrote mystery novels and one-man comedy plays, has died. He was 84....

DATE: April 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Seniors Outdoors to hike, camp

Seniors Outdoors will offer the following activities: Monday, 9 a.m.: Hike at Falls Creek; call or email Nancy Federico at 259-1949 or fortfed@gmail.com. Tuesday-Thursday: Behind the Rocks in Moab,...

DATE: March 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Discover Neon Canyon and Golden Cathedral in the Utah desert

Imagine descending a massive sandstone slab, fording a mighty tributary of the Colorado River, walking up a canyon whose perpendicular walls glisten and entering the Golden Cathedral, a deep...

DATE: March 30, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Thirsty 13 Half Marathon registration to open Sunday

The time has come to register for one of the most beloved running events in the Four Corners region. Registration for the Thirsty 13 Half Marathon will open at 6 a.m. Sunday. The field is capped...

DATE: March 28, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

She rocks: Outdoor forum celebrates women’s role in the outdoors

The Women Outside Adventure Forum will begin March 27 Durango with three days of presenters, film screenings, open discussion and a speaker panel all covering topics from the environment, women in...

DATE: March 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

New trails at Phil’s World challenged on appeal

The Phil’s World trail expansion project east of Cortez is on hold pending an appeal made by local wildlife advocates. After four years of environmental and archaeological studies, the Tres Rios...

DATE: March 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Norwegian musher has commanding lead in Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Joar Ulsom said a few words in English but used his native Norwegian to heap praise on his dog team Tuesday as he arrived at the second-to-last checkpoint in the Iditarod Trail...

DATE: March 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Outdoors