Mark Wheeler, Mike Blessing and Ryan Anderson (from left to right) lead a group of runners up Dry Creek trail on Saturday morning, when it was 9 degrees. The runners are part of the Boise Trail Runners Facebook group.
Mark Wheeler, Mike Blessing and Ryan Anderson (from left to right) lead a group of runners up Dry Creek trail on Saturday morning, when it was 9 degrees. The runners are part of the Boise Trail Runners Facebook group. Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
Mark Wheeler, Mike Blessing and Ryan Anderson (from left to right) lead a group of runners up Dry Creek trail on Saturday morning, when it was 9 degrees. The runners are part of the Boise Trail Runners Facebook group. Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
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Winter running provides sense of adventure; here are some tips to stay safe out there

January 16, 2017 11:29 PM

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