Jackson Hole Area Activities
Jackson Hole in the summer is an outdoor paradise with a huge variety of activities. The problem isn't so much figuring out what to do, but figuring out what all you can fit in while youre here. And the fun isn't just limited to the great outdoors, Jackson Hole offers plenty of rainy day fun as well.
Hiking Jackson Hole does not lack in opporunities for hiking in the summer. No matter your skill/fitness level, there is a trail that will allow you to experience Jackson Hole at it's finest. More Info.
Biking Whether you are looking for thrilling mountain bike descents, beautiful road bike rides or family-friendly rides on paved pathways, Jackson Hole is a cyclists paradise. You can bring or rent a bike, or enjoy a guided mountain or road bike tour.
Grand Teton National Park The spectacular Teton Range shoots straight up from the valley floor, creating some of the most striking mountain scenery in the world. Wildlife is abundant, as are beautiful lakes and hiking opportunities. While Grand Teton National Park is beautiful to drive through, it is best experienced on foot via an expansive network of hiking trails that offers something for all ability levels. More Info.
Yellowstone National Park Yellowstone is a huge draw for visitors to Jackson Hole and for good reason. Geysers like Old Faithful, the breathtaking Yellowstone Falls, Mammoth Hot Springs and abundant wildlife including bison, grizzly bears, bald eagles, elk and more are only part of the amazing experiences offered by Yellowstone. More Info.
Bridger-Teton National Forest Get off the beaten path in the Bridger-Teton National Forest. There are ample hiking, camping and fishing options available in this gogeous and less-frequented mountain paradise. More Info.
Whitewater Rafting and Scenic Float Trips Jackson Hole Mountain Resort and the Tetons average over 450" of snow every winter and all of that water has to go somewhere when it melts. The result is breathtaking water to float on a scenic trip in Grand Teton National Park, or exhilirating whitewater rafting further down the Snake River canyon. More info.
Snow King Mountain Snow King is the "town hill" and is located just blocks from Jackson's Historic Town Square. The Alpine Slide (picture a summertime version of the boblsed) is a family favorite, and a scenic chairlift ride to the top offers great valley views and access to hiking trails.
Horseback Riding Whether you seek out a backcountry horseback riding adventure or a quick scenic ride with the family, the Jackson Hole Valley abounds with great options for Horseback Riding. More Info.
Jackson Hole Rodeo Wednesday and Saturday nights are rodeo nights in Jackson Hole. Jackson Hole embraces and celebrates is western heritage, and there might not be a better way to experience that then at the Jackson Hole Rodeo. More Info.
Exploring Jacksons Town Square If your idea of adventure invovles shopping, dining and art galleries, you need to spend some time in Jackson's historic Town Square. You can even take a horse-drawn Stagecoach ride around town.
Sample Locally Brewed Beers Reward yourself after that hike in Grand Teton National Park with some award-winning locally brewed beer at the Roadhouse Brewing Company on the Teton Village Road, or Thai Me Up and Snake River Brewing Company in downtown Jackson.
Deck Dining Whether you take in breathtaking Teton views at Dornan's or enjoy a leisurely patio breakfast at Shades in downtown Jackson, there are plenty of great opportunities to maximize your outdoor time in Jackson Hole. Take a look at our Deck Dining Page for more.
Fishing Jackson Hole is a world-renowned flyfishing destination. With fishing on the Snake River, beautiful mountain lakes and smaller tributaries, you are fishing for native Cutthroat Trout. A guided float trip is the best way to experience the Snake River. More Info.
Golf The mountain elevation of Jackson Hole doesn't just provide stunning views: the thin air at altitude also makes your shots fly further. Enjoy the mountain enhancement of your golf game at several beautiful courses in the valley. More Info.