Author Archives: Eric

Best Jackson Hole Backcountry Video of the Year – Lifted

Tim Swartz is an unassuming shredder in Jackson Hole and he just put together one of the best Jackson Hole backcountry segments we have ever seen. While in recovery from an injury last season, Tim decided that even though he couldn’t crush his favorite backcountry lines personally, he could certainly film his local crew stomping them. […]

Fall Colors and New Snow in Jackson Hole

Fall has officially arrived in Jackson Hole but excluding a rogue snowstorm in July, we just had our first real dusting of snow in the high country! Temperatures have dropped below freezing at the summit of Rendezvous Mountain and Big Red is getting its first true taste of winter. While the rest of the valley felt rain and cool temperatures […]

Get Local – Meet Ultra Runner Meredith Edwards

We caught up with Jackson Hole badass, skier and ultra-runner, Meredith Edwards to chat about her training and upcoming race  the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB). The UTMB has been universally considered one of the most difficult running races on the planet. And with good reason—it sends runners on a grueling  circumnavigation of the highest mountain range […]

“Get Local” – Top Ten Summer Activities in Jackson Hole

Hi everyone, I’m Eric Seymour, and I’m the guy behind the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort social media and video program. As a photographer, videographer and adventure athlete this job fits my personality perfectly. I have now lived in Jackson Hole for twelve years with my wife, professional skier, Jess McMillan. I’m a bit different than […]

The Grand National Powder 8’s Competition Returns to Jackson Hole

What’s more beautiful than linking perfectly round powder turns down an untracked face of blower snow with your buddy? After a 15-year hiatus, and in celebration of the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort’s 50th Anniversary, the Powder 8’s competition returns with GoPro as the presenting sponsor and its biggest prize money yet. With $10k on the […]

Corbet’s Couloir Is Open and Skiers are Going Huge

Anyone who has ever edged his or her tips into the gaping maw of the entrance to Corbet’s Couloir has participated in the dream. There is simply nothing like it in North American skiing. Steep, rocky and wild, Corbet’s Couloir is where skiers go to prove their mettle (or more often, to retreat in fear). […]

Top Ten Instagram Photos of 2015 from Jackson Hole

@jacksonhole’s Instagram account strives to showcase gorgeous photography every day. From skiing to incredible landscapes, we want to keep you up-to-date with what’s happening in Jackson Hole. Many of the photos we feature come from the top photographers in the valley, bringing you the very best of the area at any given time. Be sure to give […]

PlayHard GiveBack Movement Spreads to Jackson Hole

PlayHard GiveBack, a company based out of Sun Valley, Idaho made its first splash into the Jackson Hole community this past winter during the Far From Home Film premier at the Jackson Hole Center for the Arts. The film traces PHGB athlete, Brolin Mawejje’s “journey across continents, from his humble beginnings in Kampala, Uganda, to […]