Snake River Fund to partner on native fish project

When one door opens, sometimes another must close. Such is the case on Spread Creek, where the Snake River Fund will be joining in a multi-partner stewardship project to enhance habitat for the Snake River fine-spotted cutthroat trout.

The fine-spotted cutthroat and other fish species recently regained approximately 60 miles of historic habitat when a decades-old dam was removed from Spread Creek in 2010. The removal of the dam allows fish to travel unimpeded between the Snake River to spawning and ...

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Sweets for the Snake

Support a world-class river with the World’s Finest Chocolate!

Thanks to Scott Sanchez at JD High Country Outfitters and World’s Finest Chocolate company, chocoholics can stock up on tasty Snake River Fund chocolate-with-almond bars for only $2 each.

The chocolate bars can be found at river outfitters around town, specifically: JD High Country Outfitters, Mad River Boat Trips, Barker-Ewing and Rendezvous River Sports, as well as at the Snake River Fund office.

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Log your river trips this summer!

Help our community gather the most accurate information possible about who uses the Snake River – and when.

All river users (commercial and private) are encouraged to log their activity on the Snake River through Jackson Hole via an easy-to-use system available at the Teton County Parks and Rec website.

The new data-gathering efforts will help Teton County officials as they move forward with creating a river management plan for currently unregulated portions of the river, which have experienced a surge in ...

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South Park boat ramp plans revised

Design and planning for Teton County’s new boat ramp at the South Park Bridge is in the works, thanks to significant funding and support from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department (project history can be found here).

After gathering public input on initial drafts, as well as studying the hydrology, wetlands and engineering of the site, project designers have made revisions to the original draft boat ramp plans as presented last summer. The alterations reflect moving the put-in/take-out lanes farther downstream from highway bridge pylons, and adjusting ...

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Fall Creek river access adjusted

Visitors to the BLM’s Snake River access along Fall Creek Road might notice some adjustments to the way they access the property this summer.

Public access via the Fall Creek parcel, referred to as Parcel 23, has been moved 1/4 mile to the north from the old gate. The access now also includes a small parking area for walk-in visitors, new signage and a chain gate blocking vehicular access to the levee itself.

Teton County made the adjustments in collaboration with the BLM to begin addressing concerns regarding unauthorized ...

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Two-day boat ramp closure scheduled in August

UPDATE 8/22/14

Teton County and Cannon Builders, Path 22 bridge the contractor, are providing boat access on the east side of the river, just south of the Wilson Bridge on August 25th and 26th while the Wilson Boat Ramp is temporarily closed during necessary levee repairs being conducted by the Army Corps of Engineers.

The following are necessary guidelines to observe if you plan to use the temporary access:

  • Access at the put-in will be drop-off only.  No equipment or vehicles should ...
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SRF River Season Raffle winner announced

In celebration of summer and to reflect on the recreational, environmental and economic treasure flowing through the valley, the Snake River Fund held a “River Season Raffle.” Entries were possible during May and June via Facebook and at our Summit on the Snake Speakers Series events.

To enter the random drawing, entrants were asked to share what they love about the Snake River. Many of the responses portrayed a deep connection to the waterway and the multi-faceted benefits it provides to the valley. ...

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