Thrive Outdoors

Close up of fish

Showing love for our rivers

Avista team members and the great partners you’ll read about are finding new ways to keep our rivers clean and healthy

Spokane Indians huddled

The Spokane Indians, and all that comes with them, are back

We are now able to spend relaxed summer evenings at the ballpark with fellow fans

Scooters parked

At night, all the little green scooters are charged in their sleep

If you’re out and about in the Spokane area in any capacity, you’ve likely seen them: little green scooters

Male inmate smiling holding small potted tree

Bobby was uncertain about life when he arrived at Geiger Corrections Center

Soon after he began serving time, he was hand-picked to nurture more than 2,500 trees in the jail nursery

Woman smiling

If home is where the heart is, you'll find Kat under a canopy of Ponderosa Pines

When she is closest to Mother Nature, she feels right at home

Little girl smiling holding a small tree

If 4-year-old Adriana had it her way, she'd be planting trees in a pink tutu

She loves being outside, digging in the dirt, and searching for insects