Forest Considers Extension to Rafferty Lift

December 16, 2014

The Jackson Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest is proposing to authorize Snow King Mountain Resort to replace, extend and realign the existing Rafferty Lift and construct two associated intermediate ski trails at the …

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Western Governors Take Stands

The Western Governors’ Association has adopted four new policy resolutions on issues concerning methane emissions regulation, grazing on public lands, management of wild horses and burros, and natural disaster recovery aid. The Association  represents the Governors …

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Gasoline Prices Continue To Drop

Gasoline prices are continuing to drop nationally, and that drop is now being seen at the pumps in the Jackson Hole area. According to the US Energy Information Administration, the weekly retail average for unleaded …

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Grand Teton Selects Youth Concessioners

Two concessioners have been selected to receive contracts to provide guided backpacking services for youth within Grand Teton National Park. The contracts become effective January first. Those contractors are Wilderness Ventures, Inc and the TVRC …

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Yellowstone Launches the Winter Season

Yellowstone National Park opened to the public for motorized oversnow travel as scheduled on Monday morning. However, recent warm weather and limited snowfall has resulted in very little snowpack on many of the park’s interior …

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