If you are looking for a good deed to help you feel all warm and fuzzy this weekend, the US Forest Service, Winter Wildlands Alliance and CLIF Bar are soliciting volunteers to help with what is being called CLIF Bar’s Day of Action. On Saturday, October 1st, volunteers are being asked to assist USFS workers [...]
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If you have time on Thursday night, be sure to check out the Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival at the Wild Wood Room in Victor, Idaho. I’m not sure what time it starts, or how much the entry fee is, but I do know that there will be some good backcountry stoke to be [...]
In what could be looked at as a major step towards more management of snowmobile use in our national forests, a group of 90 organizations, including the Access Fund, Sierra Club, and Winter Wildlands Alliance, have come together and are petitioning the USDA and USFS so that snowmobiles and other “over-snow vehicles” be removed from [...]
Well, after having the chills all through work yesterday, I’m now officially sick. I usually like to sweat out a cold, but today’s dawn patrol didn’t really seem to help and I’m looking forward to vegging out and resting for the remainder of the day. Speaking of vegging, and for all you Teton Valley skiers, [...]
Jackson Hole resident Forrest McCarthy will testify at a hearing on the Role of Federal Lands in Combating Climate Change before the US House of Representatives Sub Committee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands on March 3. Recently named as the Public Lands Director for Winter Wildlands Alliance, a Boise-based national nonprofit organization working [...]