All posts tagged "grand teton national park"

  • Great views of Phelps Lake are easily accessible from a mile walk through Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve. PHOTO: ELIZABETH KOUTRELAKOS
    GET OUT: LSR offers indoor and outdoor adventures

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The rain has made itself at home here in the valley. Walking through town, I spot many locals huddled in their coats running from coffee shops to work in hopes of respite from...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • Views of Mount Moran offer something to look at on the way down. PHOTO: ELIZABETH KOUTRELAKOS
    GET OUT: Signal Mountain has history, views, nachos

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The day began with plans for a hike but early morning rain showers lowered my expectations for the day.  After much debate on the locations, a friend suggested we venture up north. Why...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    Party til the cows come home The decision by county commissioners to grant the Snake River Ranch the right to host up to 23 special events per year on their property was a tough call. Is it...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • GetOut3
    GET OUT: Open trails

    May means more ways to explore before June traffic arrives Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The coming month marks the true beginning of the change of seasons. May Day. Some folks think of dancing around poles with ribbons...

    • Posted April 28, 2015
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  • Wyoming’s largest wolfpack. (Photo by Franzfoto)
    THEM ON US

    Grand fire The major fire that damaged several businesses in the Grand Teton Plaza made headlines throughout the state. We found coverage at KIDK and County10, which sent Chelsea Brentzel to the scene Sunday morning after a...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • Cloud formation above Grand Teton. (Photo credit: Jackie Skaggs, GTNP)
    THEM ON US

    Eyes on the skies  All eyes were on the skies last weekend in Jackson Hole. Grand Teton National Park’s spokesperson Jackie Skaggs snapped a few photos of a unique cloud formation over the Grand on Thursday. She...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • The Death Canyon Cabin nestled in the snow. (Photo: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Winter cabin inspection for Burt

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Sometimes I feel a striking need to go up Death Canyon. It’s not really for the skiing or the exercise or about the beautiful views or the fresh air. The reason I go...

    • Posted February 3, 2015
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  • 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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