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Weather is perfect for mountain biking in the Foothills

Spring MTB

Photo by Roger Phillips Every sport has its prime season, and it’s now if you’re a mountain biker. Trails are in great shape – dry, but not dusty. Firm and traction is good, but with occasional patches of sand and

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Volunteers build a new trail at Avimor

AVIMOR trail

Photo by Roger Phillips Crews from the Southwest Idaho Mountain Bike Association, DaVita Dialysis, and many other volunteers put the finishing touches on a new beginner trail at Avimor on Sunday. While SWIMBA has built and maintained many trails, this

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Help Foothills trails by volunteering Saturday, March 22

AV trail

Photo by Roger Phillips SWIMBA and Broken Spoke Cycling are having a trail repair/work day starting at 8 a.m. Saturday at Avimor subdivision, north of Boise off Idaho 55. Work crews will fix multiple sections throughout the trail system. Volunteers

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Foothills sunset hike gets surreal scenery

Photos by Roger Phillips An evening hike in the Foothills with Dusty turned into a mini photo safari as the scenery just kept getting better.

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