Trail

US Forest Service seeks comment on Frisco Peninsula Recreation Area trail construction

The Dillon Ranger District is accepting comments on a proposal to construct more trails at Frisco Nordic Center.

The new trails are part of a second phase of winter and summer trail expansion on U.S. Forest Service land at the Frisco Peninsula Recreation Area. The proposed second phase includes the construction of 1.7 miles of 10 new winter Nordic ski trail segments and 5.4 miles of 14 new summer multiuse, nonmotorized trail segments.

The project’s second phase aims to provide better experiences for recreationists of various ability levels by creating loop trails. The Forest Service indicated in its notice that

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St. Luke’s to fund new recreation trail in Boise

The new trail will be three-quarters of a mile long and connect the Boise VA Medical Center to existing trails in the Military Reserve area.

BOISE, Idaho — St. Luke’s is partnering with the City of Boise to fund a new recreation trail. 

The new trail will be three-quarters of a mile long and connect the Boise VA Medical Center to existing trails in the Military Reserve area, near Boise’s North and East End neighborhoods.

“We are thrilled to partner with the City of Boise to provide this new trail connection as a way to give back and celebrate the

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Proposals are being accepted for two recreation trail grant opportunities

conservationThe Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation is requesting proposals for two separate trail grant opportunities: the Recreational Trails Program and a new Trail Access Grants program.

Recreational Trails Program

The Recreational Trails Program, or RTP, is a federal, matching reimbursement program established to construct and rehabilitate recreational trails

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Gary Trent Jr.’s departure from the Portland Trail Blazers wasn’t without sadness: ‘On our team, we’re more than just teammates’

Last Thursday began like another typical game day for Gary Trent Jr.

He went to the Portland Trail Blazers’ shootaround that morning in Miami, worked on his shot, joked with teammates. Laughed.

A pregame nap back at his hotel room followed. That’s when his agent, Rich Paul, called.

“He just told me, ‘you’re going to get traded,’” Trent said. “And that was that.”

Texts began flooding Trent’s phone as the news become public prior to the NBA trade deadline. Many texts came from teammates, including mentor Damian Lillard. Trent said he called Anfernee Simons. Both were drafted together by

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