Grand Teton National Park Foundation

Posts With Tag: Jenny Lake

  • 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 […]

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  • 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.

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  • Jenny Lake Backcountry Trail Update

    Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

    Backcountry trail work on the Jenny Lake Renewal Project continued this summer. Crews worked tirelessly in cold and wet conditions to improve trails and viewing areas along Cascade Creek.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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!

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  • My Park, My Story: Jenny Lake Boatman Justin Eaton

    Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

    In our third edition, Jenny Lake Boatman Justin Eaton shares details about his connection to Grand Teton and years of adventuring in the park while working at Jenny Lake.

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  • 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.

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  • 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!

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Summer Series Clip 4: Jenny Lake Project – Horse Trail

    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.

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  • Summer Series Clip 3: Jenny Lake Project – North Cascade

    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.

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