Monthly Archives: May 2013

Tram Splice | Behind the Scenes at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

What is a tram splice? If you’ve been around Teton Village this week and seen this covered walkway on the tram cables, no, this isn’t some cool new summer activity. The tram cables were shortened by roughly 5 meters as routine use stretches out the cables, and this shortening process keeps the cables tight. This […]

Jackson Hole Antler Auction

                The 46th Annual Boy Scout Elk Antler Auction was held in Jackson Hole over the weekend.  The Boy Scouts auction antlers that they have found on the National Elk Refuge.  80% of the proceeds go towards long-term habitat improvements on the National Elk Refuge.  Congratulations to the Boy […]

What Goes On When the Mountain is Closed?

What happens at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort when we’re closed?  Trail and lift maintenance workers share the mountain with abundant wildlife including Moose, Elk, Deer, Bears, Marmots and more. Come check out the wildlife and trails starting May 25th when the Aerial Tram opens for the summer season. Keeping the Web Cams rolling for the […]

Starting to feel like summer

It is starting to feel like summer in the Tetons.  Friday saw the opening of the South enterance to Yellowstone National park.  The opening of the park roads is always an unoffical milestone marking the start of another summer in the Tetons.  Along with the park opening we have been experiencing warm sunny days.  This […]

Retail Deal: Jackson Hole Sports News

Jackson Hole Sports is opening on Saturday May 18th for the summer season. Come on by and see the largest selection of lifestyle clothing in the valley.   We also have hybrid/cruiser bikes available for rent.  Get your legs going and come and ride the bike paths!  Mention this blog post and receive a full day […]

Downhill Mountain Biking in Jackson Hole | Teton Pass

The Jackson Hole Bike Park offers lift-serviced mountain biking on well-built trails for all ability levels.  If you’re an advanced rider you’ll want to spend some time at the bike park as well as on some of the singletrack on Teton Pass. Here is a little taste of the fun offered by the Parallel trail […]

What are your goals for this summer

We never know what April, May and June weather in Jackson Hole will have in store for us.  Some years we can get on the bikes, trails and rivers as soon as we put the skis away for the winter.  Other years we find ours chomping at the bit waiting for the snow and rain […]