Author Archives: Jackson Hole

Get Local: Wooly Buggers, Pine Cones and Other Ways to Predict Snowfall

As summer begins to fade and the days grow shorter, a phenomenon unique to ski towns can be observed at coffee shops, bus stops and local watering holes.  As the chill of fall sets in, there is a clear shift in the talk of the town. Winter is coming and it’s time to get excited and […]

Fat Tire Tours – Guided Mountain Bike Trips

Jackson Hole, synonymous with national parks and incredible skiing, is also home to some of the nation’s best mountain biking. From the epic downhill trails on Teton Pass to the picturesque and exhilarating cross-country trails that line the valley, Jackson Hole has a mountain bike experience for any level of rider. If you find yourself […]

Free Trams, Always Better Than a Tie

Let’s face it – I have never been a huge supporter of Father’s Day. It’s not that I don’t feel the need to celebrate my father, it’s more that I’ve never been good at remembering to mark the day. This, inevitably, makes me feel like a bad son, which in turn makes me hate the whole […]

Upcoming Nordic Events

If you haven’t tried cross-country (nordic) skiing while in Jackson Hole you are missing out.  Jackson has a wide variety of trails that wind throughout the valley.  Whether you want to glide beneath the Tetons in Grand Teton National Park or you only have enough time for a quick spin around the high school trail you […]

Do you like your ski boots?

What is the most important piece of gear in your ski kit?  You could argue that it is the skis.  Sure, the shape, the profile, the stiffness, all of those things are important.  You might argue that the bindings are a difference maker; they are the interface between the skis and the boots, after all. […]

Why Would You Fish Anywhere Else?

Turning off the asphalt and onto the private dirt road, the mood of our little group changed. Up until that point, the morning was similar to most days that I have been fortunate enough to spend on a guided fishing trip. My group assembled at Grand Fishing Adventures in Teton Village. We discussed flies, the water […]

The Town Square Is Great Until Late

Don’t worry about finding enough time in your busy vacation schedule to visit the town square. Many of the shops and restaurants are open late so you can enjoy all the outdoor activities that Jackson Hole has to offer and still have time to explore all the shops, galleries and restaurants that make Jackson such […]

A Christmas Gift – Over Two Fresh Feet in Jackson Hole

It’s a winter wonderland in Jackson Hole. Over 2.5 feet of snow have fallen in the last few days to create a Christmas paradise for skiers and riders. Below are photos from Christmas Eve. Santa came early this year. Photos from JHMR and Cody Downard Photography with Jackson Hole athletes Cam Fitzpatrick, Jess McMillan and Hadley […]

Deck the Walls

For 2013 a new project began on the lot next to the tram. Yet to be named, this residential and commercial building is scheduled to open Winter 2015. (the resorts 50th year). So as the construction fences were erected the opportunity for public art became apparent. With a round of meetings between the owners, architects, […]