Grand Teton National Park Foundation

Posts With Tag: Inspiring Journeys Campaign

  • Jenny Lake Update: Renewed Destinations

    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 […]

  • Jenny Lake Update: New Areas OPEN as Work Continues

    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.

  • Mid-Summer Jenny Lake Trail Update

    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.

  • Jenny Lake UPDATE: Early Summer Construction & Closures

    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.

  • Celebrating the Centennial: Jenny Lake Frontcountry Update

    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.

  • Celebrating the Centennial: $14 Million Jenny Lake Campaign Completed

    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.

  • VIDEO: What to Expect at Jenny Lake this Summer

    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.

  • Jenny Lake Update: What to Expect this Summer

    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.

  • Jenny Lake Update: Before and After Photos

    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!

  • VIDEO: Trail Work from Hidden Falls to Inspiration Point

    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.

  • Inspiring Journeys: Summer Construction Update

    Monday, August 3rd, 2015

    Inspiring Journeys is well underway. Here are some photos of the work that is happening right now!

  • Wells Fargo Supports Jenny Lake Project and Youth Conservation Program Through $100,000 Grant

    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.

  • What to Expect at Jenny Lake

    Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

    This summer it will be increasingly obvious to Jenny Lake visitors that Inspiring Journeys—the multimillion dollar renewal effort at Jenny Lake—is well underway.

  • In the Spotlight: Snake River Brewing

    Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

    Wyoming’s oldest Brewery, Snake River Brewing, is a Jackson favorite for both locals and visitors. We talked to owner Tom Staryk to gain some insight into the Brewery’s history and his passion for Grand Teton National Park.

  • Creative Ways to Give to Inspiring Journeys: A Campaign for Jenny Lake

    Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

    Two recent donations of stone to Inspiring Journeys illustrate a unique way to support this public-private improvement project.

  • Popular Beer from Snake River Brewing Now Supports Inspiring Journeys: A Campaign Jenny Lake

    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.

  • Progress at Jenny Lake: VIDEO UPDATE

    Thursday, February 26th, 2015

    Last summer marked the first season of construction at Jenny Lake as part of our Inspring Journeys campaign. Watch our latest video update to learn more about last summer’s accomplishments and goals for summer 2015.

  • Jenny Lake Project Update: In Photos

    Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

    2014 marked the first of four years of construction as part of the Inspiring Journeys campaign and already we’ve made immense progress.

  • Summer Series Clip 1: Jenny Lake Project – Materials Transport

    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.