Trade in four wheels for two. Use the START bike share. Consider taking the START bus or walking. And if you need a car, go electric.
Leave no trace wherever you go. Grab a reusable Stay Wild tote bag. Take short showers. Recycle all that you can.
Wildlife share their habitat with us. Never approach or feed any animals. Stay at least 100 yards away from bears and wolves, and 25 yards away from other wildlife.
Certain backcountry areas in the Teton serve as critical winter habitat for large game and are closed seasonally to protect wildlife.
Stay safe in the backcountry. Please have the proper equipment, partner and a plan. Check the local weather and avalanche forecast before heading out.
Trails are made to lessen environmental impact. Obey all posted signs and respect boundaries.
Geotagging photos in social media creates a surge in human traffic, increasing strain on delicate habitats. Post the photo. Trash the tag.
Bring the spirit of Jackson Hole with you when you leave. The small actions you take make a big difference in preserving special spaces for generations to come.
In Jackson Hole, our lands are highly ‘grammable because of a tradition of preserving the wild. Unfortunately, every time someone tags the precise location in an epic nature photo, it brings excess traffic that’s harmful to the environment. As champions of conservation, we ask that you share your photos using a generic location tag:
Tag Responsibly, Keep Jackson Hole Wild.
Learn about how our local non-profits are keeping Jackson Wild.
National Elk Refuge
Learn more about responsible wildlife viewing practices to protect the welfare of both animals and humans.
By protecting the reasons travelers come to Jackson, wildlife and wild lands, we are creating a more sustainable destination.
SHIFTjh is an annual conservation festival focused on investments in outdoor recreation and the conservation of public lands.
Grand Teton National Park
Learn more about how Grand Teton National Park is committed to being a sustainability leader and how you can "Green your visit" while visiting our backyard.
Yellowstone-Teton Clean Cities
Learn how Yellowstone-Teton Clean Cities provides opportunities for locals and visitors to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through sustainable transportation options.
Energy Conservation Works
Energy Conservation Works is a partnership between the Town of Jackson, Teton County, Lower Valley Energy, and a wide spectrum of organizations, working to implement and advocate for energy conservation and emissions reduction in Jackson Hole
Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation
"Learn how we're mobilizing citizen-scientists to help reduce human-cause impacts on wildlife in Jackson Hole"
Road to Zero Waste
The Road to Zero Waste is an initiative to increase diversion from the landfill to 60% by 2030.