Rangers respond to climber fatality

JACKSON — While Teton County saw no search and rescues over the Fourth of July holiday, one neighboring county reported four fatalities.

Grand Teton National Park rangers on Tuesday responded to a death on Wolfs Head Mountain in Fremont County.

Teton County Search and Rescue originally received the call to assist Fremont County in the rescue. That call was then sent to Grand Teton National Park, which flew three Jenny Lake rangers in a helicopter just before 11 a.m.

Valerie Gohlke, public affairs officer for Grand Teton National Park, said Fremont County Search and Rescue located the climber n...

 

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