4th Annual Hok Ski Festival

Altai Skis Hok Ski Festival to take place at Sitzmark Jan 26, 2019 Interested in upping your backcountry ski game? Consider a trip to northern Okanogan county for the 4th annual Hok Ski Festival, put on by...

No Joke Approach Shoes

I thought they were a gimmick. They seemed unnecessary, like those dispensers in the front of grocery stores where you deposit a quarter, turn the handle, and retrieve a little plastic globe filled with...

Uphill Ski Policy Update

It is that time of year to earn your turns and get ready for your backcountry ski and splitboard pursuits. Whether you are planning a multiday epic hut trip in B.C. or just like to get some cardio before...

Holiday Traditions

Even the most holidays-hardened, Christmas-season cynics among us usually have at least one tradition that stirs up sentimental spirits. Our awareness of these significant rituals—handed down through...

Kind Apparel: One of a Kind

When I first discovered Kind Apparel, I’ll admit I was overwhelmed by the bright patterns and funky designs. I found a feathery, purple-gray running skort that was by far the tamest pattern available. When...

Bluff Talks, Nov 28

Friends of the Bluff Presents Second-Annual Bluff Talks Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 7-9 pm The Montvale Event Center (1017 W 1st Ave, Spokane) Photo on the bluff by Julie Pomerantz Join Friends of the...

Spokane Winery Tour

If you live in the Spokane area, you’re likely familiar with the various local hiking options. After you’ve hit your favorite trail, visit these Spokane wineries for a taste of wines from around the...