Category Archives: General

Dick’s Ditch 2016

The Ditch is back! Who’s ready for some giant banked slalom? In this 50th anniversary year, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort has been bringing back some older, traditional events and historic competitions but the latest upcoming comp needs no reinvigorating. Instead, it is has and shall remain an ever-current classic – that is The Dicks Ditch […]

Jackson Hole’s Chief Waffle Architect At The Top Of The Tram

Follow Jax on Instagram | Follow Lance on Instagram Howdy folks, Jax n’ Lance here for a special story on Butch Swintek. In our opinion, he is the waffle master up at Corbet’s Cabin at the top of the tram here in Jackson Hole. Butch has been rocking his waffle skills for us for 5 […]

Powder 8’s Grand Nationals Results

February 6’s Powder 8’s Grand Nationals in Jackson Hole could not have been a cooler, current take on an old-school classic competition. A triumphant return of the historic event to Cody Bowl’s Powder 8 face was a perfect alignment of conditions, weather, qualified skiers and a whole lot of ski spirit. Cutting to the chase, […]

The Grand National Powder 8’s Competition Returns to Jackson Hole

What’s more beautiful than linking perfectly round powder turns down an untracked face of blower snow with your buddy? After a 15-year hiatus, and in celebration of the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort’s 50th Anniversary, the Powder 8’s competition returns with GoPro as the presenting sponsor and its biggest prize money yet. With $10k on the […]

Dropping into the Weekend

Ladies and Gentlemen, Skiers and Riders, Broncos fans and Panthers Enthusiasts.  Welcome to another glorious weekend in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  The snow is fluffy and the events are plentiful, making for a perfect time to rip and recreate with your good friends.  Let’s dive into the good stuff.   Don’t worry, I’ll give you my […]

Running for Ski Fitness

I love to ski, and for those of you read my blog this summer, my other favorite past time these days is running.  So this winter I enlisted Eric Orton, the Born to Run Coach to hit the trails and chat about winter running! Yup – the trails we love in summer, are also a […]

Dropping into the Weekend

Good energy is swirling around the Teton Valley.  How do I know this?  Because I’m a bit of a wizard…and also because the weather forecast is beyond stellar.  It’s going to snow A LOT, so start visualizing your fluffy turns and practice high-fiving your friends so that you don’t miss hands at the chairlift (so […]

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 […]