2020-06, June 2020 (Garden City)


Volume 19 Number 9




First Ascent

By Ray Brooks

The author traces the first climbs of Sawtooths peaks and describes his later assaults on the same mountains.

The Forgotten Pandemic

By Diana Hooley

Here’s a look at the uncanny parallels in Idaho between the 1918 flu pandemic and Covid-19. 

Garden City – Spotlight City

By Jana Kemp

Once a den of gambling and other illicit activity, the city surrounded by Boise is now a thriving arts center.



Comments: Beaverhead Mountains, Salmon

Pocatello: The Portneuf Paddle, by Valerie Illguth

The Purcell Trench: In the Trench, by Mike Turnlund

Statewide: Fishing with Bing, by Flip Kleffner

McCall: My First Pal, by Karlene Bayok Edwards

Hailey: Hot Type, by Larry Burke

Caldwell: In for a Penny, by Les Tanner

Idaho At Large: By the Numbers, by Steve Carr

Recipes: Antipasto Salad; Grandpa’s White Pie

Calendar of Events: Hummingbird Roundup, American Falls



American Falls, Blackfoot, Boise, Caldwell, Garden City, Hailey, McCall, Moscow, Pocatello, Sawtooth Range, The Purcell Trench, White Bird