Posts by Category: GTNPF Media
Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
Millie Jimenez is Grand Teton National Park’s community engagement coordinator whose job is to share this incredible place with diverse youth through programs funded by the Foundation. Growing up in The Bronx and exploring Central Park in New York City, her path to a National Park Service career in Wyoming was not exactly what she […]read more...
Thursday, September 28th, 2017
For over 20 years, Grand Teton has utilized volunteer groups to help with the preservation of historical buildings and landscapes, completing critical work and protecting significant properties. Grand Teton Hammer Corps provides a formal and consistent avenue for returning volunteers and increases opportunities for service projects. In the first two years of the program, over […]read more...
Monday, July 31st, 2017
The Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Foundation have generously supported Grand Teton National Park Foundation’s Youth Conservation Program for over eight years. Each summer Coca-Cola employee Quinton Martin joins the crew to help improve trails and get to know participants. Watch as Quinton weighs in on his company’s support of this impactful youth program.read more...
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
With the start of the busy summer season, it is important to remember to give wildlife the respect they deserve while viewing them in their natural habitat. Whether you are in your vehicle or on foot, you must maintain a distance of at least 100 yards from bears and wolves, and 25 yards from all other wildlife. Watch the video to learn more about what it is like to work on the Wildlife Brigade and how this dedicated group of volunteers helps protect Grand Teton’s species.read more...
Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
We are pleased to share that we have secured over 93% of the funds required to purchase the $46 million, 640-acre Antelope Flats parcel in the heart of Grand Teton National Park. Watch our latest video to learn more about what is at stake.read more...
Thursday, September 29th, 2016
We are pleased to share that, in partnership with the National Park Foundation and the Department of the Interior, we have 80% of the necessary funds toward the purchase of the 640-acre Antelope Flats parcel. Watch our latest video to learn more about what is at stake. Join us today.read more...
Wednesday, August 31st, 2016
Take a look at this INCREDIBLE footage from Sheets Studios to celebrate the magic of Grand Teton National Park on the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service!read more...
Thursday, June 30th, 2016
2016 marks the centennial of the National Park Service, and it is proving to be a summer of great progress for Inspiring Journeys: A Campaign for Jenny Lake—our gift to Grand Teton in celebration of this milestone.Watch our latest video that describes the vision for the project and what visitors can expect when they arrive at Jenny Lake this summer.read more...
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
Grand Teton is part of one of the largest, intact temperate ecosystems in the world. In this unique setting, a robust predator-prey system operates much as it has for thousands of years, providing opportunities for ecological research seldom rivaled around the globe. Watch our latest video highlighting Foundation-funded research projects that are currently underway in Grand Teton National Park!read more...
Wednesday, November 25th, 2015
We are pleased to share that backcountry construction this summer for our Inspiring Journeys campaign was a complete success! Take a look at our newest video highlighting the challenging work and significant accomplishments from this summer’s crew!read more...
Thursday, October 29th, 2015
Take a look at our newest video highlighting the accomplishments of this summer’s crew and the incredible impact YCP has on its participants.read more...
Wednesday, September 30th, 2015
Pura Vida is an experiential, leadership, and mentoring program that offers unique recreation and learning experiences to local Latino students and their families. 2015 marks the sixth year of this successful program, and we are pleased to share our latest video that demonstrates the incredible impact Pura Vida has on the Jackson Latino community.read more...
Monday, August 31st, 2015
We are delighted to share our latest video with you that shows the challenging work and impressive progress that crews have accomplished this summer.read more...
Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
This year we are celebrating the 10th anniversary of our Youth Conservation Program in Grand Teton National Park. We are delighted to share our most recent video that tells the story of how YCP began and the impact this program has on its participants and Grand Teton.read more...
Monday, March 30th, 2015
For the second year in a row the Foundation provided funds to supplement trail grooming of the Teton Park Road throughout the winter season. Take a look at our most recent video highlighting this unique winter experience in Grand Teton!read more...
Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
Each summer, Grand Teton’s frontcountry campsites and picnic areas fill with visitors from near and far. With the grizzly and black bear populations increasing in the park, it is more important than ever for campers to properly store food and toiletries.read more...
Friday, October 31st, 2014
During the Foundation’s ten-week Youth Conservation Program, students are challenged to work as a team, develop leadership skills, and see the results of their own conservation efforts on the trails of Grand Teton. Watch this video highlighting this summer’s program!read more...
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
This summer, Grand Teton trail crews accomplished major improvements on the trails around North Cascade Creek as part of a multi-year renewal project at Jenny Lake. Crews have now moved on to the popular access route known as the Horse Trail to begin restoration efforts there.read more...
Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
It’s been a busy summer for trail crews at Jenny Lake! We are delighted to share an update on the improvements being made to the trails near Hidden Falls and Inspiration Point as part of Inspiring Journeys: A Campaign for Jenny Lake.read more...
Friday, July 18th, 2014
Watch the video: Grand Teton’s Wildlife Brigade manages roadside wildlife jams, patrols picnic areas for unsecured food, and shares educational information with visitors to the national park. Catch a glimpse of what they’re doing and why they choose to do it!read more...
Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
It’s proving to be an exciting summer as construction is in full swing in the backcountry near the mouth of Cascade Canyon.read more...
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