All posts tagged "Grand Teton"

  • Grand Rescue is Reminder to Recreationists

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – An injured climber was rescued off the Grand Teton Friday after he fell 20 feet near the mountain’s 13,770-foot summit. Evan Pack, 33, of Lehi, Utah, lost his footing while down-climbing the highest peak...

    • Posted August 19, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: National Park Limbo

    NPS faces a murky future under a new administration. JACKSON HOLE, WY – President Trump’s recent hiring freeze on the National Park Service is concerning to people across the nation. And in Jackson, a gateway community to...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • Yellowstone Cut Off

    Wildfire in Grand Teton forces evacuations and highway closure.   JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A road closure and campground evacuation in Grand Teton National Park were issued Monday as the Berry Fire made a big run easterly into Harem Hill...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • Exum Guide Falls to His Death

    Jackson Hole, WY – UPDATE…July 24, 7:40 p.m. After interviewing members of the party with Gary Falk, an investigation has revealed more details on the Exum guide’s fatal fall. Falk had guided four clients to a successful...

    • Posted July 23, 2016
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  • GET OUT: Mountain Medicine

    A young urban dweller confronts her fears at high altitude. A few weeks ago The Planet hosted a high school student from Washington, D.C., considering a career in journalism. Liliana Campos has been visiting Jackson each summer...

    • Posted July 5, 2016
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  • GET OUT: Invoking renegade woman Geraldine

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I often dream of what life would be like if I could live in any of the historic structures in Grand Teton National Park. In this dream, I pick out the place where...

    • Posted March 17, 2015
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  • National Museum of Wildlife Art
    THEM ON US: 4.9.14

    JACKSON, WYO – Travel blog wild about NMWA The National Museum of Wildlife Art received distinction as THE destination museum to hit while in Wyoming. Better yet, why not travel to Wyoming just to experience it? “We’ve...

    • Posted April 8, 2014
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  • Grand Teton Photography and Field Guide
    BOOK REVIEW: Grand Teton Photography and Field Guide

    JACKSON, WYO – Grand Teton Photography and Field Guide Author and photographer Daryl L. Hunter What should you look for in a good wildlife/landscape photographer? What are the qualities inherent to all men and woman who point...

    • Posted February 18, 2014
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  • GTNP taps new super

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – It will be David Vela who will head Grand Teton National Park. Intermountain Regional Director Sue Masica announced today that Vela will take over superintendent duties in Grand Teton beginning sometime in April....

    • Posted February 11, 2014
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  • Wyoming License Plate
    THEM ON US: 1.14.14

    Clean up on Runway 1 JACKSON, WYO – News that a USGS survey found deicing fluids are sluicing into the groundwater in Grand Teton made the rounds last week. Numerous enviro mags and blogspots picked up the...

    • Posted January 14, 2014
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