Category Archives: General

Get Local: The 30-30-30 Challenge at The Handle Bar – I DARE YOU!

Let me start off with a cliché statement – don’t be that guy. Don’t be that guy at a restaurant that looks at an eating challenge on a menu and says, “that sounds doable, I could definitely do that!” This is especially true if you don’t actually have the intention of attempting the challenge. You […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]