All posts tagged "grand teton national park"
GET OUT: Brazen Bails
In the mountains, sometimes quitters are the real winners. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Mountaineering is a package filled with proper equipment, acquired techniques, and a practical mindset. We can tape together our package until all the loose...
- Posted March 15, 2016
GET OUT: Glorious Gallivant
A leg burning skin from Teton Pass to No Name offers new perspectives and a saucy finish. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Around here there is seemingly no shortage of people willing to scale great heights, tip-toe on...
- Posted March 1, 2016
FROM OUR READERS
King Confusion Jackson, WY – Marvin Gaye’s great song, “What’s Going On,” keeps coming to mind whenever I glance up at Snow King. During the 15 years that we have lived at the base of these wild,...
- Posted December 8, 2015
GUEST OPINION: The Will for Moose-Wilson
Park is setting a good pace to protect corridor, now the public must guide it to the finish line. Jackson, WY – The Moose-Wilson corridor in Grand Teton National Park will always hold a special place in...
- Posted November 24, 2015
THE BUZZ: Moose-Wilson Road Hogs
Plans for contentious corridor are being placed under the microscope. Jackson, WY – The Park Service did its homework. Of that, most are in agreement. In preparing the colossal 694-page Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on the Moose-Wilson...
- Posted November 24, 2015
GET OUT: Rockchuck Peak Rocks
A warm hike for fall offers geological, historical insights. Jackson, WY – This seems to be the phase of seasons where grocery store conversations stray to the topic of whether or not one is ready for winter....
- Posted October 27, 2015
GET OUT: Highs and Lows
The ebb and flow of personal growth in the mountains. Jackson, WY – As our eyes adjusted to the darkness, we parked the sailboat on the rocky shores of Jackson Lake and started the ascent to the...
- Posted October 20, 2015
FEATURE: Risk vs. Reward
[This online version has been amended to reflect that rescues in Grand Teton National Park are at the hands of the Jenny Lake Rangers, not Teton County Search and Rescue, which handles incidents outside of the park’s...
- Posted September 22, 2015
THE BUZZ: Mining for goldfish
Kelly Warm Spring may be dosed with poison to rid its non-native inhabitants Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Grand Teton National Park authorities have wrapped up public comment period for their proposal to eradicate non-native fish from Kelly...
- Posted September 8, 2015
GUEST OPINION: Judicious alpinism
Weighing the risks of an exceedingly precarious sport Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Three weeks ago, I was climbing on the Exum Ridge and witnessed 10 people being rescued off the Petzoldt arete. Two weeks ago, my climbing...
- Posted September 1, 2015