2022 Ponding update – Swift River

          When SCWA collects eggs during the Brood Capture, the eggs go into Health Trays. The trays are remotely monitored for temperature.  These are where the eggs stay through the “eyeing process”   ...

Shed hunting season is upon us…

  As the winter snow starts to wane, and we are itching to get out into the backcountry again, a good excuse to get outside is to go and hunt sheds.  Whether you use dogs to find them, or, just happen to luck across them, the idea of what sheds are is...

MEMBERSHIP PARTNER 2022: Alpine Creative

MEMBERSHIP PARTNER: We are pleased to announce that Alpine Creative has come on board as a Membership Partner to support the members of the SCWA. Show your membership card for 10% off BRANDING, GRAPHIC DESIGN AND WEBSITES. Let’s show them some love!! Website and...

Tips for being in the back country in the winter

Whether you are going for a day hike, overnight camping, snowshoeing or sledding there are a couple of basics to keep in mind to keep you safe and warm in the backcountry. RULE #1 – Stay dry. Getting wet from falling into water or from sweating can be deadly. ...