22 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Teton Pines Update | Pinedale Stampede Nordic Race

Pinedale Nordic Ski Race The Pinedale Aquatic Center is proud to present the 2nd annual Pinedale Stampede Nordic Ski Race, which will be held at the White Pine Nordic Ski area adjacent to White Pine Ski Resort in Pinedale, Wyoming. Registration includes the event, swag, giveaways, and prizes for top competitors (both Skate and Classic). Races will all be mass start, freestyle races. Grooming is provided by the Sublette County Rec Board.  Teton Pines Update… Read More

21 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Skate Ski from Signal to Taggart | Fast and Firm Conditions

Skate Ski Signal to Taggart Sunday we skated from Signal to Bradley Taggert and it was fast and fun! -Frank B.  January 20, 2021 Hole Hiking Update Provided by Karen DaubertFriends of Bridger-Teton Board member/ active winter trails skier The Hole Hiking Experience Gratitude!Crisp cold air, breezy clouds, delightful visibility, and sunshine!  I feel so much gratitude for Winter’s Beauty and to simply be outside, watching my breath curl upwards, feeling my newly sore muscles and… Read More

20 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Hole Hiking Update | Skate Ski Clinic Tomorrow

January 20, 2021 Hole Hiking Update Provided by Karen DaubertFriends of Bridger-Teton Board member/ active winter trails skier The Hole Hiking Experience Gratitude!Crisp cold air, breezy clouds, delightful visibility, and sunshine!  I feel so much gratitude for Winter’s Beauty and to simply be outside, watching my breath curl upwards, feeling my newly sore muscles and listening to the crunch under my skis as I enjoy Nordic adventures – old and new. It has been a… Read More

19 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

TVTAP Update | Skiing in Yellowstone

NEW on the Blog:Teton Valley Trails and Pathways: An Essential Part of Our Winter Recreation Landscape in Teton Valley For the past 22 years, Teton Valley Trails & Pathways (TVTAP) has worked to promote a trails and pathways connected community. In the summer, they focus on building and maintaining trails on both public and private lands in partnership with the US Forest Service (Caribou-Targhee and Bridger-Teton) and other stakeholders. In the winter, they groom a winter trail… Read More

15 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

New Snow Cat at Teton Pines | Jessie Diggins wins Tour de Ski

Jessie Diggins Wins the Tour de France of Skiing Article from the New York TimesAfter Jessie Diggins crossed the finish line of the Tour de Ski cross-country race in Val di Fiemme, Italy, she collapsed onto her belly with arms and legs splayed on the snow, body heaving. A grueling eight-stage race held over 10 days, the Tour de Ski is the World Cup cross-country ski circuit’s marquee event and, by most accounts, its toughest.… Read More

14 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Hole Hiking Nature Update | Where to Ski Today

Thursday Ski Recommendations Temps yesterday reached 39 f, with mixed rain, snow, and string winds with cold overnight temperatures, thus everything- trails and off trail will be frozen.Recommendations for today is to pick one of the groomed trails, with Thursday grooming. The grooming device (snow cat or snowmobile with grooming attachment) should break up the new icy surface and leave much better skiing terrain. January 13, 2021 Nature Update Provided by Cathy Shill founder of… Read More

13 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Wildlife Wednesdays New Schedule | Shadow Mountain Trip Report

Save the Date: New Wildlife Wednesday Schedule Jackson Hole Ecotour Adventures are moving their Wildlife Wednesday live stream to a monthly schedule. Their next live Facebook event will be the first Wednesday of February, and continue on the first Wednesday of each month. Photos from Beatrice S. and Kathy N. Trip Report: Shadow Mountain Shadow Mountain is a local’s favorite in Bridger-Teton US National Forest, just east of the GTNP boundary. It can be climbed on… Read More

12 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Skinny Skis Cross Country Guide Available Now | Trip Reports

Skinny Skis Cross Country Ski Guide New this year, replacing their annual Trailhead Magazine is the Skinny Skis Cross Country Guide with trail locator map, tour descriptions and local info. Free at Skinny Skis and other retail locations around Jackson Hole! Trip Report: Trail Creek Great Sunday at Trail Creek. Freshly groomed tracks at 1:30p. Beautiful views of the Sleeping Indian, and only a few skate and classic skiers. Moose tracks with their characteristic heart shape down the… Read More

8 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Thank You From Skinny Skis | Bear 399 and Cubs Heading to the Den for Winter

Watch: 399 and Cubs Den for the Winter by Jackson Hole Ecotour AdventuresWhat a way to end 2020! Grizzly 399 and her 4 cubs traveled nearly the entire length of Grand Teton National Park last week, returning to a denning area in the northern part of Jackson Hole.  The family of bruins has put on some serious weight in the past few months and we’re hopeful they will emerge healthy in the spring.  It’s unusual but not… Read More

7 Jan 21 – Daily Trail Report

Hole Hiking Nature Update | Last Day for Teton Ridge Classic Registration

January 6, 2021 – Nature Update provided by Cathy Shill founder of The Hole Hiking Experience https://www.holehike.com/ “Let my mind become silent,And my thoughts come to rest.I want to beAll this is before me.In self-forgetfulnessI become everything.”-Joseph Cornell Happy New Year!  What a wonderful time to reconnect to ourselves and nature. The season of winter supports reflection and a slower pace with short days and long nights. The New Year shares the perfect time to… Read More