Outdoors / Recreation

With Snow Cover Gone, Trail Lovers Ready for Running Season

Tonight is the 3rd Annual “Trails In Motion” Film Fest, all about trail running. It’s a sport that continues to grow in popularity, especially in this valley, with its miles of trails in foothills and forest lands. Dan Langager has more on tonight’s films, put on by RunWenatchee.

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WDFW, DNR Seek Public Input on Recreation Priorities for Manastash Ridge Trails

With the Manastash Ridge trail network in Kittitas County increasing in popularity, the State Departments of Fish & Wildlife and Natural Resources are developing a plan for habitat conservation, safety and trail maintenance. KOHO’s Dan Langager reports they’re looking for public input to guide the trail management plan.   View from Manastash Ridge trails. Photo courtesy…

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North Cascades National Park Sports Record Visits in 2016

The North Cascades National Park Service Complex recorded nearly one million visitors in 2016, the National Park Service’s centennial year. Lake Chelan National Recreation Area saw 45,500 people, North Cascades National Park 28,650 and Ross Lake National Recreation Area 905,400 visitors. With attendance at record levels last year, America’s national parks appear to be more…

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Outdoor Report – Plain Valley Nordic Ski Trails

Christie Saugen, a coach and instructor with Plain Valley Nordic Ski Trails, joins Dan Langager in the KOHO Outdoor Report to recap the valley’s ski season, snowfall and new trails, as well as ski team awards and programs for kids during spring and summer.

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