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Announcing our New President: Max Ludington

After a comprehensive nationwide search for the Jackson Hole Land Trust’s next leader, we’re thrilled to announce that Max Ludington will take on the role of president beginning next month. Ludington comes to us as a proven leader in Northwest Wyoming conservation known for his commitment to collaboration. Most recently, Ludington launched and led Teton […]

Landowner Spotlight: Broken Arrow Ranch

Broken Arrow Ranch is 61 acres on the banks of the Hoback River, protected by a JHLT conservation easement since 1997. Randy Luskey purchased the property the year before for the City Kids Wilderness Project, a nonprofit founded on the belief that providing enriching life experiences for DC youth can enhance their lives, the lives […]

18 Acres Protected on High School Butte

Jackson Hole Land Trust Safeguards Public Access through the Conservation of an 18-Acre Parcel on High School Butte Community access and wildlife habitat protected at a favorite local recreation spot   The Jackson Hole Land Trust announced today the purchase and protection of 18 acres of public access conservation land on High School Butte in […]

240-Acre Loomis Ranch Transferred to the National Forest

“This project embodies the spirit of our work to provide migration connectivity and stopover habitat to our region’s wildlife and to support agricultural operations.”  The Jackson Hole Land Trust’s Green River Valley Program has partnered with The Conservation Fund and U.S. Forest Service-Bridger-Teton National Forest to conserve the 240-acre Loomis Park Ranch by transferring this […]

Open Space Adventure: Flower Identification

We are in the heat of summer and that means there are plenty of wildflowers out and about! Grab our newest worksheet from the porch R Park, or click here to print one out yourself. Then, grab a Conservation Adventure Map & head out onto the Hoback Trail at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort to record your observation. […]

Our Statement on State Trust Lands

Jackson Hole Land Trust Public Statement on Teton County State Trust Land Development Proposals August 21, 2020 The Jackson Hole Land Trust (JHLT) seeks to be a strategic conservation partner in proposals focused on state trust lands in Teton County.  The JHLT is committed to providing expertise, resources, and tools necessary to create community and […]

Celebrating the One Year Anniversary of Saving the Block

This week we are celebrating the one year anniversary of successfully protecting the greenspace on the Block forever through a conservation easement. It was a fast and furious campaign to raise more than $7 million to keep the community-cherished, historic downtown public space safe from the development of a 90,000-square-foot hotel. The Jackson Hole Land Trust […]

WyoView: Wild. Open. Connected.

WyoView is back with the theme of WILD.OPEN.CONNECTED. in honor of JHLT‘s 40th anniversary! This year, WyoView works are for sale via a silent auction. Click here to view the entire gallery and to place your bid. Read on for featured artist Kay Stratman’s perspective and process. This year I have the privilege to once again […]

Final Design Plans for the Block

It is with great excitement that the Jackson Hole Land Trust announces today the final landscape design plans for the Save the Block project.  Local landscape architecture firm Hershberger Design worked with the JHLT to design the landscape plan, marking another step by the JHLT toward creating and enhancing a community-friendly greenspace on the historic […]