Recreation

A new century with carnivores
A new century with carnivores
Learning to see predators as companions, not competition.
When is lightning likely?
When is lightning likely?
The National Weather Service’s new lightning potential index.
Want a trophy buck? Ditch the camo and get a guide
Want a trophy buck? Ditch the camo and get a guide
Study looks at successful types of big game hunters
Illegal trailblazing as negotiation tool?
Maybe not, but federal agencies trail build as a solution
How much should hunters with ATVs be regulated?
Hunting community takes sides over off-highway vehicle use when hunting
In search of diversity in our national parks
In search of diversity in our national parks
One man's quest to understand why people of color are underrepresented in outdoor recreation and the conservation movement.
Montana Fly Shops Welcome New Customers: Hair Stylists
A hairstyle trend is boosting business for shops hurt by slow season
Shifting gears to a brave new world of Lycra
Shifting gears to a brave new world of Lycra
Is it possible to buy a new mountain bike without buying tons of other stuff?
A fee-dodging retiree forces a national forest to rethink access charges
A fee-dodging retiree forces a national forest to rethink access charges
A retired geophysicist named Jim Smith successfully challenges Arizona's Coconino National Forest on access fees.
An idea of Eden
Wildfires lead to musings on the landscapes we grow up loving and those we learn to love.
Two helicopters fly over the Grand Canyon
A short audio clip of the noise of two helicopters flying over the National Park
Sounds of the Grand Canyon, followed by a quiet helicopter
Listen to the sound of the Grand Canyon without a helicopter, and then as a "quiet" helicopter flies in.
How developers and businessmen cash in on Grand Canyon overflights
How developers and businessmen cash in on Grand Canyon overflights
An air-tour businessman and Italian developers become deeply enmeshed in the politics of tiny Tusayan, Ariz., part of a plan to profit from the nearby Grand Canyon.