Category Archives: General

By the Numbers | February aka “Storm-ruary”

Jackson Hole hasn’t seen a February with more snow since 1986.  February has been the second snowiest on record, with well over 11 feet falling (140″ to be exact).  Since the snow globe got shaken up on 1/27, there have only been three days without measurable snowfall.  Mother nature isn’t calling it quits either, with […]

Bluebird Powder Day with the Jackson Hole Backcountry Guides

As it currently stands this has been the second snowiest February on record and bluebird skies have been rare. This morning was an exception to “Stormuary” and skies dawned blue. The Jackson Hole Backcountry Guides headed out to nearby Cody Peak to take advantage of the sunshine and deep snow. Head guide Dave Miller leads […]

A Sneaky Situation that Drops Almost Two Feet of Powder

This February has been nicknamed Stormuary by some of the locals in Jackson Hole. Storms keep rolling in one after another. The weather has been unrelenting, dropping copious amounts of powder practically every day. After three weeks of snow, to top it off, on February 23rd, we received 19” in 24 hours with 15” falling after the lifts […]

Talent, Skill & Charm – The Jackson Hole Babe Force, Class of 2034!

Some of you may have seen the most recent story on the Jackson Hole Babe Force published by powder magazine on Feb 24th. And then there is also the incredible female ski documentary that is in production called Pretty Faces, headed up by local professional skier Lynsey Dyer, that more than doubled their campaign goal. […]

JH Sports Employee Gear | Casey Jillson

We continue our series on the gear that our shop employees use on the hill with Casey Jillson, a very strong skier that works in JH Sports. Casey will ski circles around you but do it all with a smile.

TEST OUT THE HOTTEST NEW TREND – Snow Bike Your Way To Fitness (or race shape)

Jaxnlance here to tell you a tale on one of the fastest growing sports in the cycling industry: FAT SNOW BIKING Last week we touched on the epic feat of SkiMo and how it drummed up interest 14 months ago as my new sport of choice. It has since still been a leisurely activity to […]

It’s not just about the down – The Epic feat of SkiMo

Howdy, Jax n’ Lance here to explore the epic feat of SkiMo with you. SkiMo (Randonee) can be defined as the following from wiki: This is a form of ski touring that variously combines the sports of Telemark, Alpine and Backcountry skiing with that of mountaineering. The spectrum of ski mountaineering spans from ascending a […]