Local Life: Hello Profile

Ponteir Sackrey Following curiosity to help the Jackson community. // Interview by Maggie Theodora Ponteir Sackrey arrived in Jackson October 29, 1990. She made the drive west from Boston in Ruby Tuesday, a red four-door Hyundai named after her Aunt Ruby.…

Local Life: Jackson Hole Icon

Top of the World // By Brigid Mander In 1966, the Jackson Hole tram opened up a new world for skiers in North America, swiftly carrying them up more than 4,000 feet from the valley floor to 10,450 feet—an elevation…

Local Life: Go Deep

Hats In these parts, hats come in all shapes and sizes. Find your perfect fit.  // By Samantha Simma Encounter Hat Co. Custom Felt Hats What is it?In a rainbow of colors, Encounter Hat Co. leans into the option of making a…

Local Life: All You Need

On the River Essential gear to make your river adventure a success. // by Dina Mishev On the water, lash Stoic’s Hybrid Backpack Cooler to your raft or SUP. On land, wear it as a backpack. Either way, the 28-liter…

Local Life: Anatomy Of

Snow King’s Expansion // By Dina Mishev After years of planning, Snow King is heading into its second, and last, summer of construction, adding facilities, activities, and amenities to the Town Hill. Most of these are concentrated at the resort’s…

Local Life: Local Knowledge

Kate Wilmot Longtime Grand Teton National Park bear manager is loving her new role leading the park’s fish and wildlife divisions. // By Mike Koshmrl In early 2021, longtime Grand Teton National Park biologist Kate Wilmot pivoted professionally. For the…

Local Life: Books

Read These // by Jim Mahaffie GRAPHIC NOVELLA  The Ski Town Fairytale Sam Morse & Ryan Stolp Burnt-out vet student Sophie follows a dream to stop “adulting” and move to Jackson to live the life and ski bottomless powder. She…

Explore: As the Hole Deepens

Recreational Road Rage for Dummies // by tim sandlin   // Illustrations by birgitta sif So, here is a true story, or at least as true as I ever allow. Sometimes the endings get away from me. Last August, up at…

Explore:Fat Biking

Riders on the Snow Fat bikes are silly looking, but make for serious fun. // By Dina Mishev “Clown bike.” “Cartoonish.” “Ridiculous.” Fat bikes and fat biking have been called all of these things in recent articles in publications as…