Unplugged and On Skis in the Lower 48’s Largest Wilderness

By Kt Miller The plane sputtered (like small planes do) as we lifted from the Boise airport, soaring north above the rolling hills of the city. I’d departed Bozeman far too late after meetings and a dinner party, arriving in Boise in time for a one-hour nap in the airport parking lot. Relief hit as […] Read more.


Watch out for the Whoop-dees!

On Thursday the Trump Administration released its budget blueprint and it’s a nightmare for public lands, the climate and our environment. This proposed budget cuts spending across most federal programs, including federal land conservation and environmental protection.  Read more.


Winter Wildlands Alliance in DC

By Mark Menlove, Executive Director As I boarded a 5:20 a.m. flight in Boise bound for Washington, DC, it struck me, again, the direct connection and interdependence between the backcountry world, where I go to rejuvenate, and the policy world of DC, where I go to advocate. Just the day prior I’d woken up in […] Read more.


2017 Grassroots Advocacy Conference

The Seventh Biennial Winter Wildlands Alliance Grassroots Advocacy Conference will take place November 9-12, 2017, at the Sierra Club’s historic Clair Tappaan Lodge, less than half an hour from Truckee, CA. Read more.