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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- Hiking with Kids in Teton Village

Summer and fall in Jackson Hole are a great time to get out there and explore the local hiking trails- what better way to see the beautiful scenery, enjoy your family/friends and get some exercise. I am Julie from the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort and Resort Lodging Sales and Marketing team, and in addition to […]

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 […]

Get Local – The Jackson Hole Hootenanny

This summer in our “Get Local” blog series, we have tried to portray the Jackson Hole experience from the perspective of local residents.  When you visit a destination, you don’t always get a sense of the real local community because of all the attractions and amenities.  I’m here today to continue this narrative and talk about one […]

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 5 Reasons to Run the Rendezvous Hillclimb

Top 5 Reasons to Run the Rendezvous Hillclimb Last year, I participated in the Rendezvous Mountain Hillclimb. This mountain running race is a long-standing tradition, and last year was held on a brand new course.  It’s hard, steep and exhilarating all at the same time.  So why accept the challenge to run to the top of Rendezvous Mountain on […]

Get Local: The Last of the Old West

Howdy folks, my name is Bill Lewkowitz. I am the Business Development Director for JHMR and have been working for the resort since 1984.  I have a great job and in winter, I try to get out on the mountain every morning to ski and I absolutely cannot miss a powder day.  When I moved […]

Get Local: Riding (and Building) the new Skyline Trail with Andrew Whiteford

The Skyline Trail is the latest (and maybe soon to be greatest?) piece of trail in Jackson Hole’s extensive Cache Creek trail network.  Though not yet complete, the Skyline Trail will run 6.31 miles along the Skyline ridge, connecting the top of the Ferrin’s trail to the Cache-Game Divide, offering up incredible views in all […]