Work on the Jenny Lake trail system wasn't the only trail project in the Grand Tetons this past summer. The Youth Conservation Program also helped out with several important trail projects as well.
During the Foundation’s ten-week Youth Conservation Program, students are challenged to work as a team, develop leadership skills, and see the results of their own conservation efforts during a summer on the trails of Grand Teton National Park. Moreover, they are offered a unique opportunity to experience firsthand what it’s like to work for a national park. Here's a video recap of the 2014 season to see crew members and staff recount their experiences:
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