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

April 25, 2017 11:14 PM

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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.