The tram opened up along with Sublette today, giving Jackson Hole 4,139 vertical feet of top to bottom skiing. The snow got even better throughout the day, as steady snowfall accompanied cold temperatures. We got out to “sample the conditions” aka ski some powder, and found plenty of goodies. Big Red is flying again!
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Editor’s Note: Zahan Billimoria is proud dad as well as an accomplished mountaineer and guide for Exum Mountain Guides (see Zahan in action here, guiding for Teton Gravity Research). Zahan (“Z”) will be blogging for us this season with his adventures in parenthood and ski mountaineering with clients and on his free time. Welcome, Z!
Thanksgiving turned out to be special this year for so many reasons. Not only am I thankful for my wife, who has made so many dreams come true, but for the start of new traditions in a new town.
We’ve been having a blast getting back on snow today, with a lot of fun skiing to be found off of Teewinot, Apres Vous, Marmot and Casper. With Free Ski Day (including live music, food/drink deals, raffle and more) tomorrow and fun events like the Peep Show on Saturday, things are just kicking off in… Read more »
With over 7 feet of snow falling this season and help from our snowmaking crew, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort will open up with almost 3,000 vertical feet of skiing and riding. The Teewinot, Apres Vous, Casper and Marmot lifts will be opening up on Thanksgiving, offering up a great variety of terrain. We got out… Read more »
Mother Nature has been kind to the upper elevations of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort so far, gracing us with 87″ already this season. Our snowmaking team has been hard at work as well, loading up the lower elevations and picking up where Mother Nature has left off. Working around the clock in sub-freezing temperatures is… Read more »
Jess McMillan needs little introduction. She is the most winning freeskier (big mountain competitions) of all time, male or female. Jess now spends her winters filming with Warren Miller and skiing in Jackson Hole.
Have you ever been in a real snowstorm? No, I mean the kind where the snowflakes are bigger than life?
With snow totals over 55″ on the season, winter has been ramping up like crazy around Jackson Hole. We went up the tram for a look and were expecting it to look like winter, but the huge drifts were way beyond our expectations. The winter stoke is high right now, to say the least! Take… Read more »
Crystal Wright is a Freeskiing World Tour Champion and is definitely one of the fittest skiers around. Crystal will be competing on the Freeride World Tour this year and trains year round to stay at the top of her game. Crystal offers up a few of her favorite exercises to get in shape for the… Read more »