All posts by Planet Jackson Hole

  • The Bar BC dude ranch is shown sometime during its heyday. PHOTO: JACKSON HOLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM
    GET OUT: Bar BC excursion a blast from the past

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I’ve received a number of complaints that some of my excursions may be inaccessible to the average visitor. For this reason, I’ve decided to share a completely accessible yet slightly terrifying adventure I...

    • Posted January 27, 2015
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  • PHOTO: NANCY LEON
    THIS WEEK: JANUARY 21-27

    CALENDAR HIGHLIGHTS THURSDAY 1.22 Ski tales of Kashmir Nancy Leon presents a slideshow and talk that will transport you to the contested ‘Line of Control’ border of India and Pakistan. Armchair Adventures: Out of Bounds Skiing in...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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  • PHOTO: MIKE ADLER
    THIS WEEK JANUARY 15-20, 2015

    CALENDAR HIGHLIGHTS THURSDAY 1.15 Armchair to China Venture on a virtual hike with Mike Adler and be transported on a journey through the wild countryside of China including the rice paddies of Lonsheng and hiking cantilevered trails....

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • Abhorrent #creepytings vandalism in Yosemite National Park. PHOTO: modernhiker.com
    PROPS & DISSES

    The art of seduction: A river runs through it  It is unconscionable to perceive how the same federal agency that bans hunting, four-wheeling, biking, dogs, camping (without a fee or permit), fishing (without a fee), canoeing (without...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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    This Week January 7 – 13, 2015

    Calendar Highlights WEDNESDAY 1.7 French fare, wild art Savor a relaxed fine dining experience featuring a shared plate French menu, wine and desserts paired with world-class wildlife art. Wild Wednesday Dinner, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at National...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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    THIS WEEK: DEC. 31, 2014 – JAN. 6, 2015

    Calendar Highlights WEDNESDAY 12.31 Party at the top Ring in the new year with Jackson’s Whiskey Mornin’, great fun, party favors and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Gondi-Gala New Year’s Eve Party, 9 p.m. to 1...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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    Calendar Highlights: Dec. 24-30

    WEDNESDAY 12.24 Sing for the season Bring your voice to spread holiday cheer and join the carolers in a musical celebration of the season. Holiday Caroling, 4:30 p.m. in the Four Seasons Lobby. Free. fourseasons.com. THURSDAY 12.25...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Before they all bursted into tears.
    Gallopin’ Grandma: Other better toys

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Around the first October of every year a tornado of frenzied greed and hysterical angst slammed into our house, coinciding with the arrival of the Sears Christmas toy catalog. In a few weeks...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Mountain Lake by Sheila Tintera.
    The lives of librarians after hours

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – If you wander into Teton County Library before the end of January, you might learn something new about the people who help you with your research, find your books and read to your...

    • Posted December 16, 2014
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    THIS WEEK: DECEMBER 17-23

    CALENDAR HIGHLIGHTS THURSDAY 12.18 New brew Taste the newest Roadhouse apres-ski brew, Loose Boots IPA. Enjoy happy hour specials, a raffle, growler giveaways and music from PTO. Loose Boots IPA Launch Party, 5 to 8 p.m. at...

    • Posted December 16, 2014
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