Recreation



Franz: Abandon park fee hike

The state commissioner of public lands is calling on the federal government to reject a plan to raise fees to access national parks.

December 26, 2017 noon read more..
 

Map prices on the rise

Recreationalists are urged to purchase U.S. Forest maps prior to Jan. 1. For the first time in nearly a decade, increasing costs of production, printing and distribution are driving the need for the U.S. Forest Service to increase the price of its maps. Prices of paper and plastic coated maps will increase to $14.

November 30, 2017 noon read more..
       

Fish on!

The hunt for Chinook is on and a fishing village, comprised of RVs, travel trailers, boats and tents is popping up upstream of the bridge crossing the Columbia River north of Sunnyside.

September 26, 2017 noon read more..
 

Bill Hayes memorial raises $5,200

With most of the recent forest fire smoke dwindling, Merit Resource Services drew a gracious field for its 16th annual Bill Hayes Memorial Tournament Saturday at Black Rock Creek Golf Course.

September 18, 2017 noon read more..
 

Jousting part of faire

Columbia Park will be transformed into the land of ladies and lords, knights and wenches for Ye Merry Greenwood Renaissance Fair at 10 a.m. Sept. 23-24.

September 11, 2017 noon read more..