5 Dec 22 – Daily Trail Report

Winter Conditions | We Want to Hear From You

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Winter Conditions While all of this snow has been great for recreation it is making for challenging driving conditions. Cars have been sliding off the road, please be cautious heading to and from the trailhead. Give yourself extra time to get where you’re going and make sure you’ve got a winter kit in your car in case of an emergency. We Want to Hear From You! Now that there are many Nordic options available we… Read More

4 Dec 22 – Daily Trail Report

Lots of Nordic Options

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Tips To Be A Good Steward Trip Report: XC Skiing In The Deep To Get Our Tree With a Christmas tree permit from the Forest Service and some hot chocolate we headed out Rosie’s Ridge on our Fischer Off Tracks. We left the trailhead a little after 3pm and skied in about 1.5 miles. The snow was deep and we were breaking trail the whole way in. We found a lovely little sub alpine fir… Read More

3 Dec 22 – Daily Trail Report

Lots of Nordic Options

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Lots of New Snow Means Great Skiing and Potential Hazards Ullr has been kind to Jackson Hole and Teton Valley and many Nordic grooming operations are in full stride. Shooting Star is planning to open today while Teton Pines and Trail Creek have been grooming daily. If you’re looking for somewhere to ski for free (or with your dog) check out Cache Creek, Game Creek or Emily’s Pond; all have been groomed within the last… Read More

2 April 22 – Daily Trail Report

Final Daily Post | Is XC Skiing Still Possible? | New on the Blog

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This will be the final daily report for the 2021/22 winter season. The next trail report will be delivered on Saturday, April 9, after that we will shift into our off-season monthly Trail Reports. Thank you for your support and engagement this season. See you out on the trails. Ask JH Nordic: Is XC Skiing Still Possible This Weekend? Hi,I am traveling to Jackson and I am trying to workout if it is still possible… Read More

28 March 22 – Daily Trail Report

Where To Ski & Bike This Week

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Where to Ski & Fat Bike As winter winds down and spring arrives there are still many options for the last groomed trails, as well as un-groomed trails and crust-cruising! Check out our favorite late season trails and things to consider. To find the latest information on which trails are still open, when they are groomed, snow conditions, etc. check the JHNordic Trail Report. We will post daily until April 2nd at JHNordic.com/trail-reports/.  Chances are you already subscribe via… Read More

27 March 22 – Daily Trail Report

Pole Pedal Paddle Recap | Inner Park Road Recreation | Submit Your Photos

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Pole Pedal Paddle Recap It was a crunchy, slick Nordic track at this morning’s Karen Oatey Pole Pedal Race, annual community favorite multi-sport race hosted by the JH Ski & Snowboard Club. Strong number of team and individual participants joined the fun in the 5 stage race ( Alpine ski, run, Nordic ski, bike, river), starting at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, ending down river at Astoria. Teton Park Road Opens to Non-Motorized Recreation Media Release… Read More

26 March 22 – Daily Trail Report

PPP Today | Inner Park Road Recreation | Submit Your Photos

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TODAY: Pole Pedal Paddle Come out and cheer on your favorite teams and competitors through the finish line at Astoria on the Snake River and the After-party! Ski/snowboard alpine race at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Running leg from Teton Village to Shooting Star  Cross country ski leg at Shooting Star Nordic track Cycling leg from Shooting Star to Von Gontard’s Landing at South Park Bridge Paddling leg on the Snake River to Astoria boat ramp *Please no dogs at any leg… Read More

21 March 22 – Daily Trail Report

Happy Spring | More Skiing | Tech Tip

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Happy Spring! As the sun crosses the celestial equator the Northern hemisphere tilts towards the great star marking longer and warmer days to come. But as I sit to write the JH Nordic newsletter on this first day of spring and look out my windows I see snow flurries instead of sunshine. To me and many Nordic enthusiasts this is a welcomed treat. And while many Nordic areas have closed up shop for the season… Read More

20 March 22 – Daily Trail Report

Trip Reports | New on the Blog

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Trip Report: Phelps Lake On a cloudy Thursday, five of us decided that the short ski to Phelps Lake and back would be the perfect destination.  Imagine our wonder when the clouds disappeared, the Tetons came into view and the sun shown so brightly that it felt like sparks on the icy lake surface!  We saw only one other snowshoer on our glorious morning ski.  And for those who love crust skiing, the conditions appeared… Read More

19 March 22 – Daily Trail Report

Hagen & Karns | Nature Update | Phelps Lake | Spring Skiing

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New on the Blog: Profiles in Nordic, Martin Hagen & Pete Karns This profile highlights two former JH Ski and Snowboard Club student-athletes, coaches, Hall of Famers, Nordic Biathlon Olympians. Read their stories in their own words. Also included in the blog is a video link where you can learn more about Martin and Pete in conversations with the Jackson Hole community at the JH Historical Society and Museum’s Beer and Banter night. Hole Hiking… Read More