Idaho Public Televisions Outdoor Idaho program will air a segment about the Boise Foothills at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 14. It will repeat at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 17.
The program takes a look at the Foothills, which are a backdrop for Idahos capital city, a popular recreation area, a home for wildlife and an urban escape into open space.
To learn more about Outdoor Idaho programs, go to idahoptv.org/outdoors.
A free Gun Dog Field First-Aid Clinic is 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 16, at Sportsmans Warehouse, 3797 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian.
Veterinarian Sean Murphy of WestVet Emergency Care and Specialty Center will give the presentation. Hes an avid upland bird hunter and owner of a Vizsla hunting dog.
For details, call 608-0833 or email email@example.com. You can also go to facebook.com/idahochukarfoundation.
A free clinic on backpacking basics is planned for 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, at Boises REI store, 8300 W. Emerald St.
The stores staff will explain backpacking and cover choosing a pack, selecting proper clothing and the right footwear, as well as understanding the basic gear you need.
To register, call 322-1141.
Grand Targhee Resort will be open for the summer on Friday, June 22, with a full schedule of events, recreational programs, lodging deals and vacation packages, as well as a festival lineup.
Both mountain bikers and hikers can use the chairlift to gain access to the many miles of trail systems.
For details go to GrandTarghee.com.
Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area will run its new Superior Express Quad from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 29, to haul hikers and bikers up the mountain.
The event, billed as the Big Mountain Roundup, will feature live music, food, beverages and a raffle, all based out of Pioneer Lodge. Local shops will provide equipment demos.
All-day chairlift tickets are $25. Get details at bogusbasin.org.