Posts With Tag: Inspiring Journeys Campaign
Friday, November 30th, 2018
Fall 2018 marked the end of the fifth and final year of major construction associated with our Inspiring Journeys campaign, an effort to renew Grand Teton’s most popular destination—Jenny Lake. Although a handful of areas will require further attention in spring 2019, crews have finished significant projects that will be open to the public next […]read more...
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Summer 2018 is the fifth and final major construction season at Jenny Lake. Visitors will continue to enjoy the results of the project on the west side of the lake, including a new Hidden Falls viewing area and reconstructed trails that reflect the aesthetic of the original builders—the Civilian Conservation Corps. On the east shore, […]read more...
Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
We are entering the fifth and final year of work at Jenny Lake as part of our Inspiring Journeys project. The last four summers have been marked by significant renewal in the area. Our vision of a visitor experience that is engaging, navigable, and intuitive is truly taking shape at this iconic destination in Grand […]read more...
Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
As the fourth construction season at Jenny Lake winds down, improved trails, a new bridge, and significant progress on the interpretive plaza at South Jenny Lake are tangible results from a busy summer of work. From revegetation efforts along new pathways that lead to overlooks, to backcountry trails and bridges on the west side of […]read more...
Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
This summer marks the fourth major construction season at Grand Teton’s most popular destination—Jenny Lake. Our campaign in partnership with Grand Teton National Park is renewing this iconic location by restoring trails and pathways, creating engaging interpretive spaces, and ensuring Jenny Lake continues to inspire visitors well into the future.read more...
Thursday, June 29th, 2017
Early season work has allowed Grand Teton National Park to open a variety of trails and destinations at Jenny Lake. A huge thanks to trail crews for their incredible effort to get these areas open in time for the busy summer season—this was no easy feat given the large amount of snow in the valley this spring.read more...
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
Summer 2017 is the fourth and final major construction season as part of our Inspiring Journeys campaign that is restoring Grand Teton’s most popular destination—Jenny Lake. This project will create an inviting and sustainable trail system, improving both wayfinding and accessibility. Visitors will be impacted by construction this summer. Please be sure to stop by a visitor center for the most up-to-date closure information as it will change throughout the summer.read more...
Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
Tremendous progress has been made and visible signs of transformation are evident at South Jenny Lake. After decades of use by millions of visitors, there were social trails that were heavily eroded and damage to resources in the area.read more...
Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Grand Teton National Park Foundation has not only completed but exceeded its $14 million Inspiring Journeys fundraising campaign to renew Grand Teton’s most iconic destination in honor of the National Park Service centennial.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
The summer of the National Park Service centennial will mark the third year of construction for Inspiring Journeys: A Campaign for Jenny Lake—our gift to Grand Teton National Park in celebration of this historic milestone. This summer it will be increasingly obvious that construction is underway at Jenny Lake.read more...
Thursday, January 28th, 2016
The National Park Service centennial year has just begun and what a year it is shaping up to be for the Jenny Lake area and the transformation that is underway. Read more to see before and after photos of the 2015 construction!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...
Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
Grand Teton National Park Foundation today received a total of $100,000 from Wells Fargo to support conservation, recreation and education efforts.read more...
Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
Two recent donations of stone to Inspiring Journeys illustrate a unique way to support this public-private improvement project.read more...
Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
We are excited to announce that Grand Teton National Park Foundation is collaborating with local brewery, Snake River Brewing, to help raise money for the Foundation’s Inspiring Journeys: A Campaign for Jenny Lake.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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