All posts tagged "skiing"
FEATURE: Last Descent
Ski legend’s wife says book is the first to get Doug Coombs story right. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At first all he could see was a dot on the mountain. Then the camera zoomed in on the...
- Posted April 19, 2016
GET OUT: Closing Day
Expect costumed revelry as ski bums lose a bit of purpose (and dignity?) this weekend. JACKSON HOLE, WY – This time of year even the hardiest of ski bums experience twinges of sentimentality. When the days of...
- Posted March 29, 2016
GET OUT: Peaceful Pow
Enjoying solitude and untracked champagne in an unlikely place. Jackson, WY – I don’t love powder days. Nope, those 24 hours subsequent to precipitation of substantial amounts of snow just doesn’t do it for me. Don’t get me...
- Posted January 19, 2016
GET OUT: New Heights
Celebrate our amazing ability to adapt this weekend. Jackson, WY – For those looking for a different ski scene this weekend, the Teton Adaptive Sports Annual Adaptive Awareness Day followed by the Après Soirée FUNdraiser is the...
- Posted January 12, 2016
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
GET OUT: The art of lifestyle
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The in-between nature of the seasons allows for a myriad of sports and activities during the cold, early mornings and the warm middle of the day. The highlights of these pursuits lie in...
- Posted May 6, 2015
GET OUT: Are we skiing or dating?
Much of our culture in Jackson is based upon outdoor activities. For now, a popular hobby of choice is skiing. It seems ski dates in this community often happen during the day, and are somewhat ambiguous even...
- Posted March 3, 2015
Get Out: Hiking JHMR’s Headwall
Writing my first “Get Out” column is a little intimidating. I’m in advertising sales and haven’t written anything longer than an e-mail since I graduated college a year and a half ago. My biggest challenge was choosing...
- Posted February 13, 2013
Snowpack Report: Tricky Terrain
This season’s lack of snow fall has left the lower elevations thin on snowpack and the ski area terrain short on soft turns, although the skiing here is always good. The ski areas hold fast, fun turns...
- Posted February 12, 2013
eBuzz: JHMR debuts new Casper lift, expanding terrain this weekend
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – The Jackson Hole Mountain Resort cranked up the new Casper Lift this morning. A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place at 9:30 a.m. sending the first batch of ski patrollers to traverses just below Casper...
- Posted December 6, 2012