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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Tickets on sale for DamNation screening on June 13!

Tickets are on sale now for DamNation in Jackson Hole for one night only. (Tickets are expected to sell out.)

This powerful, award-winning, film odyssey explores the transformation from a national attitude that once viewed big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers.

DamNation’s majestic cinematography and unexpected discoveries not only move through rivers and landscapes altered by dams, but also through a metamorphosis in values, from conquest of the natural world to knowing ...

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Seeking river cleanup volunteers

Do your part to spiff up the community and keep the river clean. 

The valley’s spring clean-up day is Saturday, May 10. If you haven’t participated before, you have missed out on one of the best ways to enjoy a small community and make a tangible difference for our environment.

River enthusiasts, river outfitters and the Snake River Fund team up to clean riverbanks and river ramps. Meanwhile, Rotary Club of Jackson Hole coordinates other groups and individuals to clean roadways and provide a post-cleanup ...

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Summit Speakers Series kicks off May 14

Summit on the Snake Speaker Series kicks off on Wednesday, May 14. 

Teton County Library’s Mountain Story Festival pairs up with the Snake River Fund’s Summit on the Snake Speaker Series to present a special luncheon presentation by author Jonathan Waterman, “Running Dry: The Future of Rivers,” from noon to 2 p.m. on May 14 at the library’s Ordway Auditorium.

The event is free with a light lunch served. Waterman, a journalist, filmmaker and adventurer, will also present an evening Mountain Story Festival program, “Evolution ...

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River plan comments due April 30; Snake River Fund weighs in

County officials and river plan consultants are still taking public input on the draft Snake River Management Plan for Teton County. Deadline for this round of comments is Wednesday, April 30. Please weigh in today!

Comment by filling out the online comment form available here:
http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07e91er8lxhslv8gmz/a00ahsuumz0n/greeting

… or by sending written comments to:
Email - Commissioners@TetonWyo.org
Mail - Teton Board of County Commissioners
P.O. Box 3594
Jackson, WY 83001

After careful consideration of questions raised in the draft plan, ...

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