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ISU & CW HOG Presents the 12th Annual Claude Larsen Memorial Golf Tournament

Come and enjoy one of the finest and fun golf tournaments in Pocatello. Great handmade trophies for 1st through 3rd place, closest to the pin men and women and longest drive men and women. There are great raffle prizes donated by local merchants and a chance to win a seasonís golf pass for next year. Also included, a poker run and a delicious steak dinner.
The tournament held at Riverside Golf Course; registration at 7 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014.
$40 per person/4 person teams ($50/person day of event)

Sign up at Outdoor Adventure Office/CW HOG Office, Riverside Golf Course and Highland Golf Course

Download Registration Form (.pdf)

Summer Activity Calendar

Check out our activity calendar for some fun and adventurous activities. There's something for all levels of ability, skill and fitness.
Click here (.pdf file) or click on the Calendar button above in the navigation bar above.

Summer Workshops

Have you ever wanted to learn how to kayak, rock climb, pull your raft out of a hole, or figure out how to use a comapss and what those squiggly lines on a map represent? The Outdoor Adventure Center is offering several workshops throughout the summer. Click on the activity for more information
Beginning Rock Climbing
Beginning Kayaking
Intermediate / Advanced Kayaking
River Rescue
Map and Compass
Click here (.pdf file) to register for a workshop.

Trail Maps

The Caribou-Targhee National Forest Westside Ranger District recently made available color road and trail maps. The maps include contour lines, water features, mileage, trailheads, gates, and forest road access. The maps indicate the season of use for motorized and non-motorized trails. These maps will help meet visitors' expectations for accurate trail information.

Click on the area for a downloadable trail map (.pdf file)
Gibson Jack / Slate Mountain area
Scout Mountain area
Portneuf Range north
Portneuf Range south

The City Creek Management Area (CCMA) is managed as a joint venture between the City of Pocatello and the City Creek Trail Users Group. The CCMA contains close to 50 miles of exceptional hiking and mountain biking trails.
City Creek area

The Portneuf Range Yurt System has added a new yurt for your winter adventures. The Bonneville Yurt is located in the Big Canyon area in the shadow of Mount Bonneville. The map below gives you the general location of all five yurts in the system.
Portneuf Range Yurt System map (.pdf file)

Your Generosity Goes a Long Way

Your support of the Cooperative Wilderness Handicapped Outdoor Group (CW HOG) will be used for adaptive equipment, participant financial aid, and (or) operational costs. Contributions will also support the CW HOG Endowment Fund with a goal to make the program self-sustaining. Click here for a donation form. We thank you for your support in helping others enjoy the wonders of the outdoors.

Outdoor Education

Did you know that you can get a Bachelor's degree or minor in Outdoor Education? Idaho State University is one of the nation's leaders in outdoor recreation, and now, education. Pocatello is a perfect venue for this degree as it is surrounded by all kinds of outdoor play areas. Find out more by clicking the link below.

Outdoor Education