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March 3, 2019
A bison herd ambles along a road in Yellowstone National Park on a snowy monring in late February. The roads are closed to cars and trucks but are open to guided tours of snowcoaches, like those shown here, and snowmobiles. John Myers / Forum News Service
Sharing the trail with bison: Yellowstone dazzles in winter with white, wildlife and warmth
March 3, 2019 - 6:05am
February 24, 2019
Bonner Karger rounds a corner in Lake Bemidji State Park during the 2018 Northland Fat Bike Rally. (Pioneer file photo)
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Northland Fat Bike Rally returns March 2
February 24, 2019 - 8:02am
February 17, 2019
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Bemidji Ducks Unlimited annual banquet Feb. 23
February 17, 2019 - 7:02am
February 16, 2019
Travis Hinck, of Golden Valley, skis the 25-kilometer Pursuit on Saturday in the 37th Annual Finlandia Ski Marathon at Buena Vista Ski Area. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Flurry of skiers for Finlandia (photos, results)
February 16, 2019 - 6:54pm
February 10, 2019
OUTDOORS NOTES: Albrecht reappointed to DNR leadership team
February 10, 2019 - 6:41am
January 27, 2019
Andra Vaughn, right, receives the 2019 Johnson-Jarvi Snowjourn Award from Roger Jarvi. Submitted photo.
Vaughn honored with Johnson-Jarvi award
January 27, 2019 - 10:45am
January 21, 2019
Corey Borg-Massanari. Submitted photo
Central Minnesota man buried in avalanche dies in New Mexico hospital
January 21, 2019 - 7:20pm
January 12, 2019
Demi Fisher, left, of Tenstrike, starts out the 39th Annual Buena Vista Snowjourn on Saturday morning at Buena Vista Ski Area. Fisher placed second in the female division of the 12-kilometer freestyle. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A Snowjourn Saturday: 39th annual event on the slopes at Buena Vista (photo gallery, results)
January 12, 2019 - 5:52pm
January 2, 2019
A group takes off at the start of the 38th Annual Buena Vista Snowjourn on May 3 at Buena Vista Ski Area. (Pioneer file photo)
Buena Vista Snowjourn set for Jan. 12
January 2, 2019 - 4:43pm
December 6, 2018
Buena Vista Lesson Day on Jan. 6
December 6, 2018 - 11:33am
November 19, 2018
Buena Vista Ski Area began making snow within the past week and will officially open for the season this weekend. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Snow days ahead: Buena Vista to open this weekend
November 19, 2018 - 4:11pm
November 15, 2018
Burnsville High School students get ready for Buck Hill to open in Burnsville on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. This is opening day of the hill. (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
November 15, 2018 - 9:00pm
March 3, 2018
Soren Dybing, right, leads the group at the start of the 38th Annual Buena Vista Snowjourn on Saturday morning at Buena Vista Ski Area. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Sunny day for Buena Vista Snowjourn
March 3, 2018 - 4:19pm
February 25, 2018
Sam Hendrickson, 14, of Duluth skis off the lip of a drop on a North Shore stream on Feb. 18 during an outing with his family. Sam Cook / Forum News Service
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
February 25, 2018 - 6:08am
February 22, 2018
The American Birkebeiner bridge was transported from Hayward to Minneapolis before the recent Super Bowl. Here skiers cross the bridge on Nicollet Mall. Bruce Adelsman /
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
February 22, 2018 - 10:01pm