Posts With Tag: Adventure Journal
Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
Grand Teton National Park combines pristine beauty, charismatic wildlife, and sprawling trail networks to create outdoor experiences that are unmatched. Yet, snow in the high country can make the beginning of summer a challenging time to find a good hike. We’ve come up with a list of our four favorite places for an early season […]read more...
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Are you starting to plan your summer adventures in the park? All visitor centers will be open by June 4th and all frontcountry campgrounds will be open by June 1st with the exception of Lizard Creek, which opens on June 15th. Start your summer off right by sleeping under the stars at one of these […]read more...
Monday, March 26th, 2018
April is a quiet time of year in Jackson Hole and Grand Teton National Park. The perfect fix for the off-season blues can be found in Grand Teton—the Teton Park Road gets plowed at the end of March and does not open to vehicle traffic until May 1st. This mecca for all things non-motorized is possibly the most popular activity in the Jackson Hole valley during the month of April.read more...
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
Whether you are on a family visit or just a curious local from town, a ranger-led snowshoe hike is a fantastic way to explore winter in Grand Teton National Park. Your adventure begins immediately after driving through the park entrance—some days you will be immersed in sweeping views of the Teton range and others you […]read more...
Thursday, December 14th, 2017
As we patiently wait for winter to arrive in Grand Teton National Park, we can’t help but think about upcoming adventures during this magical season. The Foundation will be grooming the Teton Park Road two times per week this winter, weather permitting. As soon as there is enough snow in the valley, grooming will begin. […]read more...
Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Grand Teton is one of the best national parks to spot wildlife because it lies in the heart of one of the largest, intact temperate ecosystems in the world. Moose, beavers, bears, sandhill cranes, bison, wolves, and elk are just a few of the many species that call this park home. Hoping to see some of these creatures during your visit? You’re in luck!read more...
Thursday, March 30th, 2017
A great way to experience Grand Teton in April is to stroll along Teton Park Road. The road is open only to human-powered traffic until May 1st.read more...
Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
The Lucas-Fabian Cabins are approximately 5 miles round trip from the Bradley-Taggart Trailhead. Originally constructed by Geraldine Lucas and later acquired by Harold Fabian, the homestead is one of Grand Teton’s cherished historic and cultural resources.read more...
Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Elk are bugling, birds are migrating out of the valley, and leaves on deciduous trees and shrubs— aspens, cottonwoods, and willows— are changing color. This year the autumnal equinox fell on September 22, marking the official start to fall.read more...
Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Summer is a lovely time to experience biking in Grand Teton National Park. If you are looking for a family-friendly excursion away from your vehicles that is supplemented with breath-taking views of the Teton Range, riding a bicycle is a wonderful way to accomplish this goal.read more...
Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
Summer is a fantastic time of year to look for birds in Grand Teton National Park. The weather is generally warm, days are long, and activity is high. Over 300 species of birds have been sighted in Grand Teton because of its diverse habitats including sagebrush flats to spruce-fir forests, to alpine meadows to lakes and streams.read more...
Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
It’s time to get your boats on the water! Warm weather this month has melted much of the high mountain snowpack and the Snake River is running clear. Jackson Lake is 96% full which means there will be consistent flows of water released from the Jackson Lake Dam throughout the summer, ensuring great boating as well as fishing.read more...
Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
If you are going on a hike, make sure you are prepared for whatever weather might come your way. Conditions in the Tetons can change rapidly, from sunny and warm one minute, to rain or even snow the next. Always check the forecast before you leave home! Read more for suggested items to carry in your pack!read more...
Thursday, March 31st, 2016
Whether you are a beginner photographer or a pro, these 10 tips will help you to capture the beauty of winter in Grand Teton National Park.read more...
Monday, February 29th, 2016
Looking for a different outdoor, winter activity? Bundle up and head out to Grand Teton National Park to go ice fishing! The most common and popular spots for winter anglers are Jenny Lake, Jackson Lake, and Phelps Lake.read more...
Thursday, January 28th, 2016
Stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, and endless recreational activities make Grand Teton and the Jackson Hole valley an unbeatable winter destination. Here are a few of our favorite ways to explore and enjoy all that the valley has to offer during this special season.read more...
Friday, November 27th, 2015
Have you ever wondered what it takes to get the beautiful wildlife and landscape shots that we share on our Facebook and Instagram? Our marketing team at the Foundation did—so we joined cinematographer Ryan Sheets of Sheets Studios for an early morning in the park.read more...
Thursday, October 29th, 2015
Grand Teton National Park’s dramatic landscape and unique history inspires photographers from around the world to visit and capture the park’s incredible scenery. Lisa Erdberg, San Francisco based photographer, shares her connection to Grand Teton and some of her favorite places to take photos.read more...
Wednesday, September 30th, 2015
Visitor services at Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway are winding down from the 2015 summer season. Campgrounds, Ranger Stations, Visitor Centers, roads and concession facilities are beginning to close down. Plan your fall adventures and trips accordingly!read more...
Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
Warm summer evenings encourage all to venture into Grand Teton National Park to watch the sunset behind the mountains. Here are a few of our favorite spots to take pictures and enjoy the view!read more...
Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Nestled in the northern reaches of Grand Teton National Park, only two miles from Yellowstone National Park’s border, lay the Headwaters Lodge and Cabins at Flagg Ranch. Newly open for the winter season, the renovated resort is an ideal jumping-off point for winter adventures!read more...
Wednesday, December 17th, 2014
Grand Teton National Park is a world renowned destination for extreme athletes. During the winter, highly skilled and professionally trained adventurers from near and far test their ski mountaineering skills on the high peaks of the Teton range.read more...
Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
With 14 miles of groomed road, the region between Bradley-Taggart and Signal Mountain is a destination in and of itself. The region also offers a variety of terrain choices and scenic destinations from half day trips to full day tours–there’s a little something for everyone!read more...
Friday, October 31st, 2014
Maybe it’s the fresh layer of snow on the mountains or the daylight hours that continue to fade, but fall seems to be the perfect time to catch up on your reading list. We have compiled a list of a few classic Grand Teton reads to both educate and entertain during relaxing evenings by the fire.read more...
Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
Fall is a beautiful season in Grand Teton and can provide visitors with sensory experiences that they are unlikely to forget. The exceptional and jarring sound of elk in the height of their rut is an extraordinary part of this special season.read more...
Monday, August 4th, 2014
GTNPF staff member Laura Yungmeyer climbed the Grand during the final weekend of July — her first trip up the big mountain! Laura reported clear weather, warm temperatures, and a safe, fun ascent during her two-day stint in the high country.read more...
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