Brothers Merit and Ransom Majors of Kamiah show off their newfound friend - a swallowtail butterfly! Photo by Kathleen Majors … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
The Great Outdoors
Photos Wanted: The Great Outdoors is a weekly feature showcasing photographs of wildlife and landscape taken and submitted by the public.
All levels of photographic ability are welcome to share their photo memories. Please include your name, hometown, where and when the picture was taken, the identity of anyone in the photo, and a contact number. Digital pictures may be sent to The Progress at the following address: email@example.com or drop off prints to the Progress at 417 Main Street or mail them to P.O. Box 428, Kamiah, Idaho 83536. If you would like your photo print returned, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope.
Penny Miller recently took these spring shots of hummingbirds on Battle Ridge Road. According to www.beautyofbirds.com, the Calliope hummingbird (above) is the smallest bird in North America (north of Mexico), and weighs only one-tenth of an … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
Katrina Foe and her 8-year-old daughter Ainsley discovered this first sign of spring mid-March in Clearwater. The flowers were a pleasant sight following such a large amount of snow this past winter. … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
High water marker - As water receded upstream in the South Fork of the Clearwater during early April flooding, a large log was left perfectly balanced on a rock as a reminder of the power of our local streams. You can view this high water marker near … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
This brand new calf was born on April 5 between rain storms and was not dry yet as she blew bubbles and waited for help from her mother. The new mamma was worn out from the ordeal and resting before taking on her motherly duties. Photo by Dixie Lynn … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
Kyle O’Donnell, 22, of Reno, Nev., had a successful spring break fishing on the Clearwater River between Kamiah and Kooskia. Not bad for only his second time river fishing. Kyle, along with Ken Little of Kamiah, both caught fish last week, with Kyle … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
This mare named Hinke (pronounced Hink-uh) apparently doesn’t like company as she was seen chasing a turkey out of her barnyard. The photo was taken last month by Sara Schroeder of Kooskia. … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
The full moon sets over the hills behind Cottonwood and Keuterville. The images were taken last week from Battle Ridge Road in Clearwater. Photo by Penny Miller … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
Jack Stevens landed this beautiful steelhead on his 15th birthday. The fish, caught in the Clearwater River near Kamiah, was a 37" male and weighed 16-17 pounds. Also in attendance was the photographer and Jack’s father, Geoff Stevens, and friend and … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors
A wild turkey takes flight near Clear Creek last month. Photo by Ron Householder of Kooskia. … [Read more...] about The Great Outdoors