All posts tagged "outdoors"

  • 160127GetOut
    GET OUT: The Dirty Truth

    Have dog owners cleaned up their acts near the valley’s cherished recreation areas? Jackson, WY – Some like to get out by finding new places of existence; others search to gain a new perspective. This week, I...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • 160120CoverFeat
    FEATURE: The Ambassador

    “A human migration corridor for thousands of years, Teton Pass is a place of harmonic convergence. For skiers, it is quickly attainable turf for training, testing, proving, socializing, and pure fun. For snow, it is a natural funnel...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • 151230GetOut
    GET OUT: The Art of Flight

    When it comes to attitude and preparation, air travel is a lot like mountain travel. Jackson, WY – Considering its meager size, Jackson Hole Airport provides some surprising avenues of escape for residents with nonstop flights from...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • 151223GetOut
    GET OUT: Eat, Ski, Repeat

    Tasty fuel to power your backcountry adventures. Jackson, WY – We live in a place that could not sustain its inhabitants without truckloads of food shipped in on a weekly basis. Some people here actually make decisions...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • 151216GetOut
    GET OUT: Ice Me Down

    When the best part of an outdoor adventure is the (safe) art of spectating. Jackson Hole, WY – Tis the season to enjoy long days in the cold outdoors. The omnipresent mountains seem to provide somewhat chippy...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • 151209GetOut
    GET OUT: Imperfect Is Just Perfect

    Recreating the Christmas traditions you used to dread. Jackson, WY – The holidays are creeping in and for me that means attempting to fill myself with nostalgia by performing rituals that were once the bane of my...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • 151125GetOut
    GET OUT: Silencing the Storm

    How meditation can make you a better mountain athlete. Jackson, WY – Good athletes take care of their physical body, but great athletes sharpen their minds as well. For many, the off-season provides an opportunity to rest...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • 150916GetOut
    GET OUT: Emma’s Lair

    Enjoying the eerie outdoor quiet of fall. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Fall beckons to the casual hiker with the promise of aspens shimmering in the breeze and wildlife sightings. Just out of town is a large lake...

    • Posted September 15, 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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  • A lone raspberry beckons Teton travelers. (Credit: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Beyond hucks

    Fostering a new love for some of this season’s more abundant berries Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Amyriad of things exist that bring us to the valley. Some come for powder, some for the mountains, and others for...

    • Posted August 18, 2015
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