Things to do in Jackson

Activities

Every day is a fresh new adventure in Jackson Hole, where you can glide down mountains, ride out on the range, race down trails and much more.  Or, stay a little closer to home and take your time browsing western crafts and sampling local cuisine. There’s something for every season and every visitor.

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Dining

Good food and drink is a given in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where you’ll find options ranging from BBQ to hand-fired pizzas, cafés, breweries and specialty grocers. Locally-sourced and sustainable cuisine is available, and reservations are always a good idea.  

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Dog Sledding

Explore some of the valley’s most beautiful landscapes as you learn to lead a team of trained dogs. With both half and full-day tours available, dog sledding through the snowy backcountry is a Jackson experience you won’t soon forget.

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Fat Tire Biking

When the slopes are full or when you feel like trying something new, try Fat Tire Biking. These bikes with extra large tires make for the perfect activity on snowy terrain. Make your reservation, dress warmly and hit the trails on two wheels.

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Fly Fishing

Spend a day fly fishing in the great outdoors. Surround yourself with breathtaking views of the mountains while practicing your fishing skills in the rivers of Jackson Hole. Get some time alone or make family memories.

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Golf

You’ve never seen greens like these. Play a round of golf with the stunning Jackson scenery as the backdrop. With several courses to choose from, you can get your golf fix during your stay. Rentals are available at most clubs along with lessons for beginners. 

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Grand Teton National Park

Known for its surrounding mountain range, the Grand Teton National Park has an abundance of activities to offer. Hike one of the many trails or just take a scenic drive and spot some of nature’s most incredible creatures.

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Hiking

Hike year-round in Jackson with numerous trails to choose from. Whether you’re out for the challenge, animal spotting or just some peace and quiet, you’ll enjoy breathtaking hiking in Jackson Hole.

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Horseback Riding

Experience the Grand Tetons and Rocky Mountains on horseback.  Grab your family and hop in the saddle for this wild wild west adventure. Tours are available for all skill levels.

Hot Air Balloon Rides
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Hot Air Balloon Rides

Get a view of the Grand Tetons while floating in a hot air balloon. It’s an activity that allows you to see nature from a unique perspective and might only come once in a lifetime.

Astoria Hot Springs
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Hot Springs

Keep warm and soak away your cares in one of Jackson’s many hot springs. Hop on a snowmobile or dog sled to arrive and expect a day of complete relaxation surrounded by the snowy scenery of incredible mountain ranges.

Town Square Skating
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Ice Skating

If you’re looking for something for the whole family, try ice skating. You can stay indoors or head to the outdoor skating rink in Jackson’s Town Square. This could be the perfect low-key activity.

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Mountain Biking

Beginner, intermediate or expert, Jackson Hole has some of the most iconic bike trails. Take in the views or get a rush of adrenaline.

Nordic skiing in Jackson
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Nordic Skiing

Explore nature and make your way across untouched snow trails with nordic skiing. Step into some cross country skis, hit the trail and experience the mountain ranges like never before.

Scenic float trip
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Scenic Float Trip

Ride the gentle waters of Grand Teton National Park on a water raft. Keep an eye out for amazing creatures, breathe the fresh air and enjoy extraordinary views of the mountains. And if you’re looking for adventure, try white water rafting.

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Shopping

Support local businesses and get your souvenirs in the Town Square of Jackson Hole. Browse gift shops, boutiques and local art galleries to take home of the best of Jackson. Some of the most talented artists are right here in Wyoming.

Snowboarding
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Skiing & Snowboarding

Plan your day with fresh powder in mind. Grab your skis or snowboard and hit the slopes. The Grand Tetons offer a variety of courses from bunny to black diamond. It’s fun for the whole family!

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Sleigh Rides

Experience Jackson by a horse drawn sleigh. Grab the family or a loved one and take a sleigh ride through the National Elk Refuge. You’ll enjoy a peaceful ride and the chance to see wildlife up close.

Snow King
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Snow King Park

If you only have a short time in Jackson, spend the day at Snow King Park. Speed down the alpine slide, play a round of miniature golf, get a dose of adrenaline on a scenic zip line, paraglide and so much more.

Snowmobiling in Jackson
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Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling allows you to experience the backcountry like never before. Take a snowmobile out for the day and explore hot springs, Yellowstone, and wildlife.

Snowshoeing
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Snowshoeing

While snowshoeing might seem less adventurous than snowmobiling, it can definitely be a workout. Accessible to everyone, snowshoeing allows you to explore pristine powder and Wyoming scenery in a different way than skiing and snowboarding.

Canoe in Jackson
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SUP, Canoeing, Kayaking

Being out on the open water surrounded by mountain ranges will give you the serenity you may be searching for. Hop aboard a canoe, kayak or paddleboard and enjoy the fresh summer air.

Rafting in Jackson
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White Water Rafting

Get your fill of adrenaline on a white water rafting trip in Snake River Canyon. This activity is the perfect way to spot wildlife. If you’re looking for something a little calmer, try a scenic river trip.

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Wildlife Safaris

Jackson Hole is home to some of the most diverse wildlife in the nation. There are a variety of tours to choose from to spot some of nature’s incredible creatures in a safe environment.

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Yellowstone National Park Guide

Home to Old Faithful, Yellowstone National Park has a variety of activities to choose from year-round. Hike through lush forests, relax in hot springs, spot wildlife and stand in awe of gushing geysers.

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