Details surrounding the incident are still pending investigation from Wyoming Game and Fish. Wikipedia photo.
Over the weekend, an elk hunter shot and killed a grizzly bear after being attacked while hunting in the lower Gros Ventre Wilderness, near Jackson, Wyoming. According to to Jackson Hole Buckrail, Tim McIntire from Casper, Wyoming, fired at the bear when it charged and mauled him. McIntire, who was a former law enforcement officer, claimed to have killed the bear from a single shot of his 7mm firearm.
The incident is still under investigation, but Wyoming Game and Fish has confirmed the details surrounding the attack. High grizzly bear activity is a reminder to be bear aware, and the NPS has a few tips on how to do so.
On Saturday, December 1, at 9:55 a.m., sixteen people were skiing and snowboarding on the southern end of Expert Chutes, an inbounds zone at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, when an avalanche broke above them. In a matter of seconds the 150-foot wide slab with a 2-foot crown barreled down the slope, burying five skiers below. Without hesitation, onlookers immediately sprung into action and the ski patrol responded swiftly. Thanks to the cooperation and preparedness of the community and the
An avalanche caught five skiers on Saturday morning at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Everyone survived. The slide was triggered near the top of the freshly-opened Thunder Lift in an area next to the Expert Chutes zone. The slab broke loose from the base of a cliff with a crown measured around two feet deep and 150 feet wide. A JHMR ski patrol search team armed with two dogs, a Recco device and avalanche beacons immediately began searching the area, uncovering the victims, which included
Angel Collinson and Elyse Saugstad have nabbed top spots in the Annual Powder Poll, in which viewers vote for their favorite athletes. After incredible performances in a number of recent films, it’s no surprise that fans of ski films have named Angel and Elyse as some of the most influential skiers in the industry. A grateful Collinson took to Instagram to thank her many supporters: TGR is thrilled to have worked with both women over the past year during the filming of