Billings may indeed take a flier on constructing a new disc golf course at High Sierra Park in the Heights, but probably not during the upcoming fiscal year.
If you're looking for something to do on Sunday, and through July 10, check out the Get Outside Montana event at the Montana Audubon Conservation Education Center between 1 and 3 p.m.
Skyview students Olivia Calabrese and Tyler Hopkin talk to the City Council on May 24 about adding a disc golf course to the High Sierrra Park master plan.
When Skyview High School government students brainstormed a class project earlier this spring, they started generating ideas that could help the whole city.
Ups and Downs gives a quick take on news of the week.
There are now two disc golf courses in Pioneer Park, but backers are confident that the courses will leave less of a mark than the old course.
The students in Skyview High's advanced placement government class are trying to practice what they've been preached.
Lynn and Andre Al like to wander the trails at Phipps Park in search of rock formations -- and disc golf baskets.
On Saturday morning, a parking lot next to the Zimmerman Center at Pioneer Park filled with the sound of something similar to 30 basketballs bouncing on hardwood.
Andy Sulser tees off in the first round of the Winter ThrowDown disc golf tournament at Pioneer Park on Saturday.
Nik Fishbaugh tees off in the first round of the Winter ThrowDown disc golf tournament at Pioneer Park on Saturday.
Brent Jacobs plays an approach shot during the first round of the Winter ThrowDown disc golf tournament Saturday at Pioneer Park.
Brian Sullivan putts during the first round of the Winter ThrowDown disc golf tournament at Pioneer Park on Saturday.
Brian Sullivan's beard is covered in icicles in the cold weather during the first round of the Winter ThrowDown disc golf tournament at Pioneer Park on Saturday.
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The first disc golf tournament at the new winter course in Pioneer Park is scheduled for Feb. 19.
Senior High students in a Lifetime Skills class play disc golf on the course in Pioneer Park on Wednesday. A fundraiser is planned for Saturday to help raise money for improvements to the disc golf course and for a new winter course in Pioneer Park.
Disc golf enthusiasts, having won the right to keep their sport in Pioneer Park, are moving forward with plans to rehabilitate the disc golf course there and to open a new winter course at Pioneer.
Never in the sport of disc golf have so few taken up so much space intended for so many. (Please forgive me, Mr. Churchill.) Having disc golf in a public park, to me, makes as much sense as setting up picnic tables on the greens at the Par 3 golf course, also a city-owned property.
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