All posts by Elizabeth Koutrelakos

  • Get Out: Welcome snow-deprived refugees

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It seems like Jackson is one of the few places in North America that has enjoyed a healthy snowpack this year. Some may attribute the constant rain and lack of snow in other...

    • Posted February 10, 2015
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  • GET OUT: Winter cabin inspection for Burt

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Sometimes I feel a striking need to go up Death Canyon. It’s not really for the skiing or the exercise or about the beautiful views or the fresh air. The reason I go...

    • Posted February 3, 2015
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  • 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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  • GET OUT: Sharing the stoke

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – At 5 a.m. I received a text from an excited friend inviting me to ride Jackson Hole Mountain Resort due to some “epic powder” that may or may not have landed over night....

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • GET OUT: Mom’s merciless pace

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The infamous holiday rush may entail a variety of things for different people. To some, this time means getting sucked into the dregs of working 19-plus days in a row. To others, this...

    • Posted January 6, 2015
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  • GET OUT: Holiday bounty

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Through the dark depths of winter, when I am spending the holidays away from my family, I know of one thing that always brings me happiness: getting out for a sunrise ski in...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • GET OUT: An antisocial solstice journey

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I don’t know why I left. I could hear the ravens cackling outside as I inhaled bacon grease and ripe socks. Maybe it was the morning sun, peering through the white canvas walls....

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • GET OUT: Snowvember ice

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – What do you do with a Klondike Bar? If I’m heading out on a mid-November camping trip, I buy a bunch and keep those morsels of delight in the snow for dessert each...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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  • GET OUT: Desert dose before the snow

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It was dark. My friends were gone. I felt frozen while not in my home. Sometimes, a break from the Hole will help dig me out of stagnancy. Although the recent storm has...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • GET OUT: Soloing offseason’s quiet diversions

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – So your friends are all wind surfing in Baja and life has left you with dismal funds or a job that keeps you in the Hole.  Though the sun has been prevalent this...

    • Posted November 11, 2014
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