Category : On The Trail

Get Out & Explore

It’s Time to Hit the Hills by Chelsea Chambers, photos by Mark Dyrud The rush of success and triumph is unmatched by nearly any other feeling in the world, especially from the top of a tall hill, overlooking the city below. Cars…

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Bricknowlogy

Eagle store offers legos and more… by Lonni Leavitt-Barker, photography by Mark Dyrud Step inside Eagle’s Bricknowlogy store and you are walking into what has to be nirvana for kids (and a lot of adults). The store is candy for…

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Greenbikes

For Dave Fotsch, Boise GreenBike has been an interesting ride by Brad Carlson, photography by Mark Dyrud Before spearheading the GreenBike program, Dave Fotsch spent a lot of time behind a radio microphone or in front of a TV camera….

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Trail Guides for Start-Ups

Trailhead provides a community clubhouse for entrepreneurs By Liza Long, photography by Mark Dyrud Jeff Reynolds is a self-described start up guy. A serial entrepreneur with a proven background in marketing and advertising, the new Director of Engagement at Trailhead…

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A Healthy Boost for Boise

True. Health with Dr. Karlfeldt highlights healing alternatives By Sydney Moore, Photography by Mark Dyrud While outsiders sometimes think that Idaho is behind the times, in fact, Idaho has a history of innovation. A new local television program showcasing healthy,…

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Pedal Power

Why two wheels are better than four. By Lettie Stratton, photography by Mark Dyrud Boise’s bicycle culture is something to be admired. Between the 25-mile Greenbelt, the plethora of generous bike lanes on public roads, and the many cycle shops…

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BUGS & Boise

Two peas in a pod by Lettie Stratton, Photography by Pete Grady The Boise Urban Garden School (BUGS) has been a staple of Boise culture and education since it got its start over ten years ago. And now, just a…

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Luciano and His Sunshine Boots

The Story Behind the Story Story by Jessica McAnally, Photography by John Webster   Luciano is a little boy who loves his yellow puddle-stomping boots. Even when he is too sick to wear them outside to play, they are still…

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comic cinema remix

Making any movie a comedy by Dylan Haas photography by John Webster Have you ever watched a movie that’s so bad it’s great? Perhaps you have one or two cinematic guilty pleasures that you just can’t stop watching, despite they’re…

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The pupRUNNER® 

Idaho inventors Anna and Ben Carter get excited about doggie exercise innovation story by Pamela Kleibrink Thompson When your pooch gets dog tired (pun intended), you can give him or her a lift with a new bicycle trailer invented by…

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