On Saturday, my sweetheart and I pulled into the dirt parking lot on the Sunny Side (west side) of Ross Park in Pocatello expecting a crowd. The day was nearly perfect for rock climbing — sunny, warm, but not hot, and enough breeze to make it pleasant.

Transporting live fish in Idaho is illegal without the required permits. Illegal stocking of fish, even from your aquarium, into a lake or reservoir can cause serious ecological consequences to Idaho’s fishery resources.