Outdoors / Recreation

Campfire Restrictions Take Effect On National Forest Lands

It’s that time of year when people want to head to the hills for recreation and camping. This also happens to be the height of the fire season. Unfortunately the two often go hand-in-hand. Robin DeMario with the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest addresses some of the precautions that should be taken into account before heading out…

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Outdoor Report – WenatcheeOutdoors.org

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager chats with WenatcheeOutdoors.org Executive Director Sarah Shaffer about her recent trip to Alaska, backpacking in the Cascades with young kids, finding cooler hikes during the summer heat, upcoming events and more.

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Outdoor Report – Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance

Mountain biking is the highlight in this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, talking with Travis Hornby of the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance, from No. 2 Canyon trails to youth summer biking camps. EMBA just received a $10,000 grant for trail building in the Mission Creek and Devil’s Gulch area and hope to start construction soon on major…

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Wenatchee Valley Chamber Welcomes New Sports Tourism Director

Pat Norlin is the new Sports Tourism & Outdoor Recreation Coordinator at the Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce. Norlin has a long history of sports reporting and broadcasting in the Valley, as well as coaching and playing. He joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about getting up to speed on the economic impact of…

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