Outdoors / Recreation

Outdoor Report – WenatcheeOutdoors.org

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager talks with Sarah Shaffer, Executive Director of WenatcheeOutdoors.org, about trying to enjoy the outdoors despite extreme smoke in the region. Sarah recommends getting higher in elevation, heading to the west side or, if you can’t skip town, working out inside. Dan talks about his trips to Lake Cle…

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Outdoor Report – Riverfront Rock Gym

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager talks with Jake Leonard, Manager of Riverfront Rock Gym in Wenatchee. Leonard said it’s been a busy summer, with climbers of all skill levels looking to get out of the heat. They have intro classes available and several upcoming events.   Photo: riverfrontrockgym.com

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Outdoor Report – #2 Canyon Trail Work Parties

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager talks with Sarah Shaffer, Executive Director of WenatcheeOutdoors.org and Travis Hornby, President of the Central Washington Chapter of the Evergreen Mountain Bike Alliance. Miles of No. 2 Canyon trails southwest of Wenatchee are getting rehabilitated and added to. Volunteers make it possible, Hornby said, and that’s why the two organizations have…

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Veterans Pushing Congress To Reauthorize Key Public Lands Program

Veterans are urging Congress to reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund before it expires Sept. 30. Vet Voice Foundation says the program is key to keeping public lands open to everyone, thus helping veterans who use the land to recover after serving their country. Eric Tegethoff has more.   Photo: U.S. Forest Service Northern…

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Another Busy Summer For Chelan County Search & Rescue

Chelan County Emergency Management Director Rich Magnussen and Sergeant Kent Sisson join Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the search and rescue operations this spring and summer – from last week’s rescue of two women on Cannon Mountain, an injury and a fatality on Mt. Stuart and several incidents in the…

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Outdoor Report – WenatcheeOutdoors.org

In this week’s KOHO Outdoor Report, Dan Langager talks with Sarah Shaffer, Executive Director of WenatcheeOutdoors.org, about excursions up Spider Meadows and Deception Pass, getting to campsites early this time of year and paddleboarding on waterways across the state. Paddle sports continue to increase in popularity and that’s why this week is Paddle Safe Week in…

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With Paddlesports On The Rise, Marine Patrol, State Parks Launch Paddle Safe Week

Washington state’s waterways are a paddler’s dream. Lakes, rivers, bays, estuaries and the Pacific Ocean provide recreational opportunities for paddlers of all skill levels and interests. As the popularity of paddlesports grows and rates of accidents increase, Washington State Parks’ Boating Program is leading a statewide awareness effort to promote safe paddling while having fun…

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Potential New ‘Our Valley Our Future’ Partners Pitch Project Ideas For 2019

The Our Valley Our Future / Nuestro Valle Nuestro Futuro community development initiative wants your input on potential new projects for its 2019 Action Plan. The Action Plan, Our Valley’s guiding document, was first released in November 2016 following two years of community outreach, visioning and planning work. The plan has a five-year window, with…

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