Women’s Skate Ski workshop – learn to skate ski or improve yr technique – Sat Jan 23rd – Stilson 9:30-12noon

Skate skiing offers a new dimension to classic cross-country skiing, with it’s skating technique, aerobic workout, and fun way to glide along groomed trails and crust-cruising in the spring.
Learning to Skate Ski
Join us Saturday January 23rd, for a special Women’s Skate Ski Clinic – geared for beginner/advanced beginners –sponsored by Teton Co/Jackson Parks & Rec & Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.
JHMR Nordic Instruction at Stilson
location: Wilson Centennial Groomed Trail, Stilson Ranch parking area -9:30am-12noon -$35 course # 9611 – Register online at TetonParksandRec.org
Skinny Skis skate ski rentals:   50% off for workshop – call: 733-6094 or stop by the skinny Skis store: 65 W. Deloney St, Jackson

Free Cross-country Ski and Fat Bike Day at Turpin Meadows -Monday Jan 18th -MLK Day

Turpin Meadow Ranch is hosting its 2nd Free Cross-Country Ski and Fat Bike trail day Monday Jan. 18th (Martin Luther King Day). No trail fees – BYO cross country or skate skiing gear or fat bike or rent at the Ranch.DSC07225

The snow is excellent, the 10+ miles of groomed trails, plus the Continental Divide trail. Check our the trail map and more info under: JHNordic/trails/TurpinMeadow trail page

DSC07270Lunch and hot drinks served in the newly renovate Ranch lodge.. only 1 1/4 hour drive from Jackson, with stunning views of the Tetons -make a day of it or spend the night.

Check out the herd of bison in Grand Teton National Park on your drive up or back

(See also our earlier post on Turpin Meadows fantastic Fat biking).

photo: R CaiazzoDirections: Drive north from Jackson on Hwy 89 to Moran Junction; Turn right onto Hwy 287/26 toward Togwotee Pass. After 3.4 miles, turn left onto Buffalo Valley Road, then 10 miles to Turpin Meadow Ranch ( end of plowed road) – total 44 miles from Jackson Town Square one way.

Questions? Call Turpin Meadow Ranch: 307.543.9147

 

photo: R Caiazzo

Jackson Hole Winter Trails Day -Saturday, February 7

Teton Pass Trailhead – 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Information, hot chocolate and snacks with Friends of Pathways Teton Pass Ambassador and Teton County Search and Rescue

Grand Teton National Park –10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Ranger Led Snowshoe Hike to Taggart Lake
3 miles roundtrip 400’ elevation gain/loss Easy to Moderate
Space limited, call 307-739-3399 to reserve a spot. Some snowshoes available.

Wilson Centennial Trail/Stilson Ranch –
10:00 am – 2:00 pm -Nordic Ski Tips with Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Nordic Ski Ambassadors

12:30 – 2:00 pm – Nordic Ski Tips with Snow King Mountain Ski School Nordic Staff

Cache Creek Trailhead – 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
USFS Dog etiquette and tips for trail users
Fat Bike Demos with local bike shops
USFS/Friends of Pathways/Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation information Hot chocolate and snacks

All events are free of charge!

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Thanks also to Svalinn, Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation and Teton Tails