All posts tagged "grand teton national park"

  • A perfectly framed Middle Teton from the top of the couloir. PHOTO: Elizabeth Koutrelakos
    GET OUT: Holiday bounty

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Through the dark depths of winter, when I am spending the holidays away from my family, I know of one thing that always brings me happiness: getting out for a sunrise ski in...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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    GET OUT: An antisocial solstice journey

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I don’t know why I left. I could hear the ravens cackling outside as I inhaled bacon grease and ripe socks. Maybe it was the morning sun, peering through the white canvas walls....

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • PROPS & DISSES

    Callous elk carnage? Granted, the elk smackdown in Grand Teton National Park is hardly hunting. It’s shooting. The sport of hunting — the challenge of matching wits and energy with the quarry — is all but negated...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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    GET OUT: Autumn dance atop the Tetons

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I slept in so long I felt guilty. It was 11 in the morning as I downed waffles from the comfort of my home and looked at the Tetons. The air was still...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Joe Biden is taking a breather in the Tetons. Photo: Stacy Reid.
    VP Joe Biden unwinds in the Tetons

      Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Vice President Joe Biden and his family arrived in the Tetons yesterday care of the mighty Air Force Two. According to an anonymous source, Biden and company, who spent time exploring the...

    • Posted August 8, 2014
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    Mead pushing Jewell to quickly delist Yellowstone grizzlies

    Jackson Hole, WYO – Gov. Matt Mead is calling on Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to act quickly and develop a rule removing federal protections for grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park, arguing that the iconic...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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  • THEM ON US: 3.5.14

    JACKSON, WYO – Weekend warrior to track Cathedral Group George Hein has been putting in the time on the slopes every weekend this year like a lot of us. But unlike a lot of us he is...

    • Posted March 4, 2014
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  • Death Canyon barn serves as a ranger post near the trail Photo grumpygrimble
    GET OUT: Phelps Overlook, Death defying

    Got snowshoes? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A fun winter hike in Grand Teton National Park is the easy jaunt to Phelps Lake, the park’s sixth largest body of water. Sure you’ve probably done this hike a million...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • A ransacked crime scene adds to the mystery of Jon Rice’s unsolved murder. Photo: Teton County Sheriff’s Office
    COLD CASE FILES: JH

    Second in a two-part story … JACKSON HOLE, WYO – COLD CASE FILES: JH ’80s Jackson Hole slayings unsolved, but not forgotten The Lisa Ehlers’ murder happened in Sublette County. Technically, it’s their problem and, boy, did...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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  • Bob Sternberg
    PROPS & DISSES: 11.20.13

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Get it together, U-Flub DISS The University of Wyoming’s current state of affairs is analogous to its football team’s season so far. Can you determine whether the following is an advanced scout’s notes...

    • Posted November 19, 2013
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