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Playing Outdoors

Playing Outdoors

Coverage of outdoors and urban recreation in Idaho

Grab your snowshoes or skis and hit the Foothills to capitalize on rare opportunity

January 04, 2017 03:10 PM

UPDATED January 07, 2017 02:01 AM

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About Playing Outdoors

Whether you’re into snow sports or water sports, biking or hiking, or hunting or fishing, Chadd Cripe’s blog is your source for all things fun to do outdoors in the Treasure Valley and beyond.