MISSOULA — The pilot of a small plane that crashed in the Bitterroot Mountains of Idaho has been confirmed dead.
The wild and scenic values of river corridors west of Lolo Pass got two votes of support this week, both focused on the impact of hauling megaloads along U.S. Highway 12.
WHITEFISH – Tree wells were hardly the only danger outdoor recreationists encountered over the weekend.
LOLO PASS - U.S. Highway 12 has reopened west of Lolo Pass, but the Idaho Department of Transportation warns to expect continued periodic closures because of the avalanche danger.
MISSOULA — Layne Spence finds himself in a place no dog owner ever wants to be.
One very large truckload of Alberta-bound water purification equipment is headed Montana’s way over Lolo Pass.
MISSOULA -- The contentious Kearl Module Transportation Project is officially history. Imperial Oil/ExxonMobil has withdrawn an application for permits to transport hundreds of oversized loads over Lolo Pass and up the Blackfoot River to Canada, the Montana Department announced Wednesday m…
HELENA — U.S. Forest Service officials say there is a moderate to high avalanche risk this weekend in backcountry areas in Montana and the Idaho panhandle.
Monte Voss gets a tow behind a friend’s snowmobile as they go into the backcountry around Lolo Pass for skiing and snowboarding. Winter enthusiasts are heading for the backcountry around Lolo Pass in search of stashes of powder and uncrowded slopes.
A lone skier and his dog tour a road in the Lolo Pass area.
Levi Dibble takes a jump off a kicker on Lolo Pass.
David Boyd rides his mountain bike frame outfitted with a custom ski kit. Everyone from skiers to snowmobilers to sledders — and everything in between — share the area around Lolo Pass.
Robbie McGee rides his sled on a ridge in an area known informally as NASCAR for its mix of snowmobilers, skiers and snowboarders.
LOLO PASS — The only person ahead of you in the lift line atop Lolo Pass is you.
MISSOULA -- .A new proposal to protect timberlands west of Lolo Pass could save jobs for Idaho towns, if its supporters can find a legal way to push it through.
MISSOULA - A state judge has issued an order that allows Montana officials to determine whether to open U.S. Highway 12 from Lolo Pass to Missoula to large loads of equipment bound for an oil sands project in Canada.
LEWISTON, Idaho - Two shipments of oilfield equipment headed to an oil sands project in northern Alberta are scheduled to leave the Port of Lewiston this weekend.
A friend keyed me into this YouTube video which shows numerous failed attempts, and a few successful ones, at negotiating the rapids in the Lochsa River over the Memorial Day weekend.
MISSOULA - A huge test module that Imperial Oil/ExxonMobil is hauling from Idaho into Canada has crossed into Montana and arrived at Lolo Hot Springs.
BOISE, Idaho - The Idaho Department of Transportation says an Imperial Oil/ExxonMobil oversized test load traveled more than 100 miles on U.S. Highway 2, stopping at a chain-up area about 5 miles from the Montana border.