All posts tagged "grand teton national park"

  • 151209FromOurReaders

    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
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  • 151125GuestOpinion
    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
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  • 151125Buzz
    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
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  • 151028GetOut
    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
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  • 151021GetOut
    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
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  • 150923CoverFeat
    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
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  • Django (Jamie Foxx) bathes in Kelly Warm Spring for a scene in ‘Django Unchained’ shot in February 2012. (Credit: Columbia Pictures)
    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
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  • 150902GuestOpinion
    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
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  • Tyler Strandberg (left), and Catherin Nix (middle), suffered a fatal fall on Teewinot  Mountain Saturday. Their surviving climbing partner Rebecca Anderson (right), called 911 from a rock ledge. (Photo: Facebook)
    THE BUZZ: Teewinot claims two

    Trio of climbers were off-route when tragedy struck Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Three-and-half seconds. That’s how long Tyler Strandberg and Catherine Nix had to contemplate the rest of their lives. Rebecca Anderson saw her climbing friends fall....

    • Posted August 25, 2015
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  • Caption: At one time in her youth, the author had to be cajoled to reach vistas like this. (Photo: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Ode to Delta

    Fostering appreciation for a Teton gem via forced participation Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I was 10 years old the first time I laid eyes on Delta Lake. Cal Ripken had just broken the record for most consecutive games...

    • Posted August 25, 2015
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