More Videos

Boise State Broncos serve Thanksgiving dinner, but can they sing? 2:14

Boise State Broncos serve Thanksgiving dinner, but can they sing?

She couldn't afford a new roof. He offered to do it for free. 1:35

She couldn't afford a new roof. He offered to do it for free.

Facing eviction? Deportation? Law students in Boise offer free legal help 1:41

Facing eviction? Deportation? Law students in Boise offer free legal help

An 87-yard TD catch, a fumble for TD and other highlights from Air Force game 2:02

An 87-yard TD catch, a fumble for TD and other highlights from Air Force game

Thanksgiving run/walk raises money for adoption 1:28

Thanksgiving run/walk raises money for adoption

Watch Breezy Johnson complete a super-G run at Sun Valley 1:21

Watch Breezy Johnson complete a super-G run at Sun Valley

Take a musical tour through the Festival of Trees 4:06

Take a musical tour through the Festival of Trees

Lynx family returns to Alaska photographer's deck to play 1:58

Lynx family returns to Alaska photographer's deck to play

What is sous vide? This could be the best way to cook salmon 1:06

What is sous vide? This could be the best way to cook salmon

Man sneaks onto luggage carousel, runs onto tarmac at Miami International Airport 3:05

Man sneaks onto luggage carousel, runs onto tarmac at Miami International Airport

  • Big water, cool cliffs, narrow path and other unique features of eastern Greenbelt

    Here are the highlights and perils of a bike ride along the eastern Boise River Greenbelt, the only extended stretch that is dry and open this spring.

Here are the highlights and perils of a bike ride along the eastern Boise River Greenbelt, the only extended stretch that is dry and open this spring. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Here are the highlights and perils of a bike ride along the eastern Boise River Greenbelt, the only extended stretch that is dry and open this spring. Chadd Cripe ccripe@idahostatesman.com
Playing Outdoors

Playing Outdoors

Coverage of outdoors and urban recreation in Idaho

Fire, flood, logging take their toll on three of Boise’s iconic trail destinations

April 25, 2017 11:14 PM

UPDATED May 01, 2017 08:05 AM

More Videos

Boise State Broncos serve Thanksgiving dinner, but can they sing? 2:14

Boise State Broncos serve Thanksgiving dinner, but can they sing?

She couldn't afford a new roof. He offered to do it for free. 1:35

She couldn't afford a new roof. He offered to do it for free.

Facing eviction? Deportation? Law students in Boise offer free legal help 1:41

Facing eviction? Deportation? Law students in Boise offer free legal help

An 87-yard TD catch, a fumble for TD and other highlights from Air Force game 2:02

An 87-yard TD catch, a fumble for TD and other highlights from Air Force game

Thanksgiving run/walk raises money for adoption 1:28

Thanksgiving run/walk raises money for adoption

Watch Breezy Johnson complete a super-G run at Sun Valley 1:21

Watch Breezy Johnson complete a super-G run at Sun Valley

Take a musical tour through the Festival of Trees 4:06

Take a musical tour through the Festival of Trees

Lynx family returns to Alaska photographer's deck to play 1:58

Lynx family returns to Alaska photographer's deck to play

What is sous vide? This could be the best way to cook salmon 1:06

What is sous vide? This could be the best way to cook salmon

Man sneaks onto luggage carousel, runs onto tarmac at Miami International Airport 3:05

Man sneaks onto luggage carousel, runs onto tarmac at Miami International Airport

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.