All posts tagged "Snow King"

  • Peering down Hanging Canyon onto Ramshead Lake (top); fall foliage framing Ramshead Lake (left); Rock of Ages towers over Lake of the Crags. (Photo: elizabeth koutrelakos)
    GET OUT: Steep Serenity

    Onward and upward, Lake of the Crags is a quiet alternative to Snow King Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Despite the unseasonably warm temperatures, winter may be on its way. While this can sometimes fill the air with...

    • Posted September 29, 2015
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  • The Polish Ambassador shakes it for the crowd. Photo: Sargent Schutt
    Contour kicks off with a bang

    Mesmerized by the psychedelic sounds of Papodosio last night at the Pink Garter, I finally connected the dots. Earlier that day I was dancing barefoot in the sun among smiley festivalgoers wondering what it was that separated...

    • Posted June 13, 2015
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  • Busy intersection at the ‘Y.’

    Circular logic at the ‘Y’ A roundabout might work at the “Y.” The idea is not without some concerns, though. The challenge at the intersection of Broadway and Highway 22 is handling an enormous amount of traffic...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • PHOTO CUTLINE: Dan Corn and Dana Larkin cuddle up at Snow King. (Photo credit: Elizabeth Koutrelakos)
    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
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  • A cheap high, ‘palcohol’ faces a proposed substance ban. PHOTO: PALCOHOL.COM

    Just say no to the war on drugs Lawmakers waste their time and effort banning party drug du jours and adding to a bloated list of junk kids are not to snort, shoot, drink or smoke. Today’s...

    • Posted January 27, 2015
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  • Introducing skiers and snowboarders to its bright new lights, Snow King recently hosted a free night of skiing; headlamps are no longer necessary. PHOTO: ELIZABETH KOUTRELAKOS
    GET OUT: King keeps it simple and light

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Snow King Resort had been part of this town for decades before I was even conceived. Its prime location in the town of Jackson allows visitors and residents to enjoy the various exercise...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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    THIS WEEK: DEC. 31, 2014 – JAN. 6, 2015

    Calendar Highlights WEDNESDAY 12.31 Party at the top Ring in the new year with Jackson’s Whiskey Mornin’, great fun, party favors and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Gondi-Gala New Year’s Eve Party, 9 p.m. to 1...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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    Letter to the Editor: Have a say in the King’s future

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I know that everyone would like to see Snow King thrive and I know that the King has the potential to set an example for other town hills. But as a former employee,...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Hiking the King at sunset. Photo: Robyn Vincent

    Medic aid needed It’s not that Wyomingites are all fat and out of shape. Teton County pulls more than its weight raising the curve for the state’s health outlook, yet a new survey shows we are less...

    • Posted December 16, 2014
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  • Grizzly bears fighting. MIRROR UK

    911: Cellular respiration Good to see two proposed cell towers draw a total of five complaints from residents and subsequently receive approval to glow at Stilson and Melody Ranch. Dr. Devra Davis has led the charge locally...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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