News & Events

Recreate Responsibly Winter Videos

Friends of the Bridger-Teton curated a series of short videos to serve as a guide to responsible winter recreation in the Teton area.

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New Volunteer Backcountry Ambassadors

TBCA has seven new Volunteer Backcountry Ambassadors, who will provide information and helpful support to recreationists at Teton Pass trailheads and the backcountry beyond.

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Beacon Park Fundraiser

The recent installation of the Beacon Park at Coal Creek provides an opportunity for backcountry skiers and boarders to practice victim searches and hone their avalanche rescue skills.

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Coal Creek Beacon Park is Operational!

The Coal Creek Beacon Park is now installed and operational 75 yards north of the parking lot. Big THANK YOU to BCA for donating use of the equipment this winter!

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“Solutions Found”: Letter to the Editor from TBCA Steering Committee

The recent News&Guide headline “No Solutions on the docket for Teton Pass mayhem” suggests little to nothing is being done to address Teton Pass parking issues. Teton Backcountry Alliance begs to differ.

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December 2020 Newsletter

Read our latest newsletter to learn about TBCA’s latest actions on the FLAP grant for the Teton Pass corridor, comments on expansion at Grand Targhee and Snow King, the Volunteer Ambassador Program, and efforts to raise safety awareness.

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Avy night posted online

If you missed Skinny Skis’ 21st annual Avalanche Awareness Night on December 3, you can see the entire event on YouTube. Watch Teton Pass Ambassador Jay Pistono speak at 18:38; and TBCA’s Steering Committee Chairman Gary Kofinas at 28:55.

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FLAP to include shuttle

On Tuesday, Dec. 8, a consortium of local agencies and non-profits, including TBCA, will submit an application to the Federal Lands Access Program for over $5 million in funding. One of the improvements requested for funding will be a Teton Pass shuttle system integrated with the upcoming Stilson transit center. TBCA’s experimental shuttle last winter demonstrated that there is indeed an interest and need. Stay tuned!

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TBCA files objection on Snow King plan

TBCA reiterated its opposition to resort development on the back side of Snow King in a letter to the USFS this week, citing impacts on wildlife and backcountry skiing tradition.

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Volunteer Ambassador Program

TBCA accepts applications for our Volunteer Winter Backcountry Ambassador program until December 10 each year. Selected Ambassadors will work at key locations to convey responsible recreation and safety information to users, provide basic area orientation, and assist visitors where needed.

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