“Wildflower” is a gorgeous new trail that links the Lower Faces trails from the bottom of the mountain all the way up to Casper. Great views of the valley, aerial tram, gondola and wildflowers can be soaked in to the fullest, as our trail crew has put in a number of benches at several scenic points. There is even a picnic table that offers up shade and one of the best views around. (more…)
August 1st marked the opening of the National Elk Refuge section of Flat Creek, just outside of the town of Jackson. This section of Flat Creek offers easy access, big fish and really difficult fishing. If you’re looking for scenery and challenge, this is an incredible location to fish. We went out on Thursday morning to give it a try.
Coffee + fly rod = a perfect way to start the day in Jackson Hole. (more…)
Lunch Counter is a Class III rapid on the Snake River that has a standing wave that a surfboard and a kayak can surf from 8,000-12,000 cfs.
I had always wanted to make a video on the wave , so back in June when the water levels were ideal I called up three of our athletes for a morning session on the Snake. Bryan Iguchi, Cam FitzPatrick, and Griffin Post joined me with their boards and I carried my kayak and an arsenal of GoPro Hero3s and different mounts.
I set the three cameras on 1080p @ 60fps. I love the quality of the footage at 1080p and the incredible slow motion at 60fps makes this my go to setting for the cameras.
Now it was time to get creative. I didn’t want a boring POV film that makes you nauseous. I wanted a variety of angles that would give the viewer the feeling of what it was like to surf the wave and swim the rapid below.
Below are photos or screen grabs of the different mounts in action.
The mountain biking in the Tetons can stand toe to toe with the scenery, and this video from Yeti Cycles shows both in abundance. Yeti pro team riders Chris Van Dine and Joey Schusler showcase the riding on Teton Pass as well as over at Grand Targhee:
JHMR athlete Kim Havell moved to Jackson Hole two years ago and has skied what many people would call a lifetime of lines in one seasons in the Tetons. Recently, Kim skied the Otterbody Route which is on the East Face of the Grand Teton. With only a handful of descents on the Otterbody, Kim is the first female to ski the exposed and technical face. Way to go Kim!
Friday Night Bikes is here! Starting tomorrow, July 12th the Jackson Hole Bike Park will be open on Friday nights until 7:00 pm. From 5:00 – 7:00 PM enjoy $10 lift tickets, drink specials from Tin Can Cantina, 2-for-1 bike rentals from JH Sports and a live DJ to add to the party atmosphere. Come ride with your friends!
Come join Lolë, Teton Village Sports and JH Sports on Saturday morning (July 13th @ 10:30 am) in the Village Commons for a free Yellow Yoga session led by local Lolë ambassador, Lindsey Sosovec. (more…)
Editor’s Note: The below post is a recap of the 2013 4th of July fun in Jackson Hole. For more information on 4th of July for 2014, click here.
There may be no better place to celebrate the 4th than in Jackson Hole. Tons of live music, 2 nights of fireworks and a great parade through the town square are added on top of the already huge list of summer activities in the valley. Take a look at the 4th of July in Jackson Hole:
Now you can add shopping to your list of things to do this holiday weekend. Teton Village plays host to a huge, 5 store 4th of July sale from Wednesday the 3rd until Sunday the 7th. Visit participating retailers for hot deals on skis, clothing, shoes and more. While you are here you might as well stay for lunch, ride the tram, hit the bike park, catch one of the live music acts or watch one of our fireworks displays
Teton Village is the place to be this 4th of July. We look forward to seeing you.