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Playing Outdoors

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Coverage of outdoors and urban recreation in Idaho

Greenbelt’s longest open section boasts unique features — and some perils

April 13, 2017 11:13 AM

UPDATED April 25, 2017 03:22 PM

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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.