Jackson Hole area

Jackson Hole area Travel Guide

Articles about Jackson Hole area

By Geraldine Mishev
Lying in an alpine meadow watching for stars shooting across some of the country’s clearest night skies. Walking hand-in-hand through fields of wildflowers. Staging a picnic on the bank of a burbling creek. Snuggling into a double sleeping bag in ...
By Geraldine Mishev
As far as the number of festival goes, Jackson Hole isn’t quite on par with Telluride—home to the (in)famous Nothing Festival, founded by locals fed up with the town’s non-stop festivals. But we’re not far off.  It does seem there’s some festival ...
By Geraldine Mishev
When Grand Teton National Park was first founded in 1929, it included only the major peaks and six glacial lakes at the mountains’ feet. Over the ensuing decades, the park expanded to its present size and now includes more lakes than you can count...
By Geraldine Mishev
With 116 named runs scattered across 2,500 acres and two mountains, it’s tough to pick just five favorite runs at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Add in the 3,000+ acres of accessible side country terrain and the task of choosing becomes more diffic...
By Geraldine Mishev
Luxury might be the most hotly contested hotel category in Jackson Hole. There are worse problems a resort town could have. Teton Village, the hamlet at the base of the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, has the valley’s highest concentration of luxury...
By Geraldine Mishev
The views here never get old. I’ve lived in Jackson Hole for 17 years and still find myself awed—fully stopped in the middle of whatever I’m doing—by the surrounding landscape at least once a day. Most days, it’s more often. Jackson Hole isn’t jus...

Things to do in Jackson Hole area

While it’s typically less crowded than its neighbor, Yellowstone, Grand Teton is no less impressive. Keep a camera on hand for bear, moose, and bald eagle sightings, or stick to the scenery: nearly 310,000 acres of snowcapped crags, clear mountain lakes, and meadows dotted with wild flowers.