Day 1 Backpacking Through the Tetons

I had the nieces up early for our trek through the Tetons this morning.  Even Granny had to get up though she wasn’t going.  She needed to drop us off at Jenny Lake.  Our three day hike is one Granny and I did in 2013.  It starts at Jenny Lake and we tramp all the way...

First Backpacking Trip Ever for the Nieces

The young ladies, my nieces, Sammy age 16 and Montana age 14, arrived on time today as planned.  After a morning of fishing and swimming on Jenny Lake Granny and I picked them up at the Jackson Hole airport at noon.  We grabbed the bags and they were ready to rock!...

The Snake River Heating Up

We should have known our day would start slow when some kayakers asked us how big the fish in the Snake River can get. As we floated by them Chez answered, “My biggest ever was two feet.” One of the kayakers responded, “Is that 23 inches?” I picked up my rowing pace...