Saturday closures at SK due to helicopter activity

JACKSON, Wyo. – The southernmost portions of Snow King ballfield and the playground area in Phil Baux Park will be closed Saturday Oct. 2, until the late morning/early afternoon due to helicopter activity, announced Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation.

Helicopter activity will again be underway at Snow King Mountain, part of the mountain’s ongoing construction projects. A new gondola is currently being installed.

Snow King will be coordinating closures and signage and adjusting those as the work moves uphill away from the base of the mountain. In addition, the Snow King restroom will be closed for the rest of the season due to sewer and water impacts.

A helicopter has been buzzing around Snow King at different points of the summer working on various projects. At the end of August, a helicopter was used to remove the Summit lift towers.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Snow King Mountain (@snowkingmountain)

About The Author

Buckrail @ Lindsay

Lindsay Vallen is a Community News Reporter covering a little bit of everything; with an interest in politics, wildlife, and amplifying community voices. Originally from the east coast, Lindsay has called Wilson, Wyoming home since 2017. In her free time, she enjoys snowboarding, hiking, cooking, and completing the Jackson Hole Daily crosswords.

You May Also Like
Search and Rescue
State launches new emergency radio channel for backcountry use
Business
Gov. Gordon signs executive order, tax relief to Wyo businesses
Community
Bank of Jackson Hole recognized as best small bank in Wyoming
Community
WGFD reminds Jackson Hole community to secure bear attractants
Events
7th annual WYSAW preps backcountry users for winter
Health
Dr. Brent Blue announces resignation from St. John’s via Facebook