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How to Spend 1 Day in Jackson Hole

How to Spend 1 Day in Jackson Hole

With its alpine scenery, abundant wildlife, and miles of unspoiled rivers and streams, Jackson Hole is a nature lover’s dream. With only one day, it's best to take advantage of guided park tours and wildlife safaris to see as much as possible. Here are some ideas on how to make the most out of your day in Jackson Hole. 

Morning: Exploring Teton National Park

Head to Grand Teton National Park first thing in the morning when wildlife is most active. You have the best chance of spotting elk, moose, bears, eagles, and more before the park gets too crowded. Join a guided tour of the park to see all the highlights, or explore on your own hitting up Jenny Lake and Oxbow Bend for some of the best views in the park. A scenic drive to Antelope Flats for a viewing of the Mormon Row historic homes is a must. In winter, the Teton Park Road is groomed for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. 

Afternoon: Wildlife Viewing in Jackson Hole

Book a wildlife safari tour for your best chance of seeing wolves, bison, bighorn sheep, and other animals in the park. In winter, take a horse-drawn sleigh ride through National Elk Refuge to get up close and personal with hundreds of elk. In warmer weather, spend the afternoon floating down the Snake River or tackling the rapids in Snake River Canyon. Other options include fly-fishing lessons, horseback rides, or an ATV ride through the mountains.  

Night: Cowboy Bars and Local Eats

Jackson Hole has an abundance of restaurants and a thriving farm-to-table food scene. Look for regional specialties such as bison, trout, and elk, but there's also a variety of Mexican restaurants, pizza spots, and pubs. Since you only have one night, consider booking a food tour to explore a variety of Jackson Hole’s best restaurants, or choose a river trip or wildlife tour that includes a traditional western cast-iron dinner. You won’t want to miss a late-night visit to the Cowboy Bar, where saddles serve as the bar stools and cowboys dominate the dance floor.

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Grand Teton National Park Tour from Jackson Hole

Grand Teton National Park Tour from Jackson Hole

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On this Grand Teton day trip from Jackson Hole, experience one of America’s most astounding landscapes from the comfort of a coach vehicle. In between views of the jagged Teton Range and a visit to the shores of Jenny Lake, you'll learn the geology and history of the Tetons from your knowledgeable local guide. You’ll also visit Menor’s Ferry and Chapel of the Transfiguration — both are on the US National Register of Historic Places. Bonus: You could even spot moose, beavers, or eagles on a guided walk.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Horseback Riding in the Bridger-Teton National Forest

Horseback Riding in the Bridger-Teton National Forest

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Explore Bridger-Teton National Forest on a horseback-riding tour from Moran, about 35 miles (56 km) from Jackson. Take in views of the Teton Range and Grand Teton National Park as you ride up into groves of Aspen trees.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Heart Six Snowmobiling

Heart Six Snowmobiling

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Spend the day snowmobiling at the historic Heart Six Ranch on this full-day excursion from Jackson Hole. Driving a snowmobile over unfamiliar territory may be daunting, but booking this tour means a guide will accompany you the entire time to provide navigation and ensure your safety. Take in the snowy scenery in the Grand Tetons, stop at an historic lodge midday for lunch, and return to the Heart Six Ranch to unwind around the fire at the end of the excursion.
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  • 1 day
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Half Day Group Sunset Wildlife Safari

Half Day Group Sunset Wildlife Safari

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Visitors flock to Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks to see wildlife but are often limited to observing from loop roads and car pullouts. This tour, which takes visitors to scout for wildlife in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem—one of the last remaining nearly intact ecosystems in the northern temperate zone—makes is easier to encounter bison, elk, bears, eagles, and, with luck, wolves.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Whitewater Adventure Classic Boats

Whitewater Adventure Classic Boats

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If you're picturing a classic whitewater rafting trip in the Rocky Mountains, this 8 mile (13-km) journey down the Snake River in Wyoming is it. Traverse about eight sets of Class I, II, and III rapids as you make your way through Snake River Canyon, aka the Grand Canyon, with a rafting guide. When booking, select the rafting season and corresponding departure time you prefer.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Grand Teton Half Day Tour

Grand Teton Half Day Tour

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Explore the highlights of Grand Teton National Park on a half-day tour from Jackson or Teton Village. Travel along the Gros Ventre River to the Mormon Row Historic District, Moose Junction, and other places where wildlife roam. Use the provided spotting scope and field glasses to get a close look at animals like moose, elk, and eagles, and learn about Wyoming’s wildlife and history. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure for your tour led by an naturalist guide, or upgrade to make yours a private tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Grand Teton and Native American Petroglyph Tour

Grand Teton and Native American Petroglyph Tour

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Explore Grand Teton National Park without the stress of navigating on a full–day tour with convenient round–trip transport from Jackson Hole. In addition to spotting wildlife with the help of your guide’s trained eye and complimentary binoculars, the day’s itinerary includes a scenic lunch stop and prehistoric petroglyphs. A small group size ensures your guide’s full attention and a personal experience.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
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$275.00
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Half-Day Snake River Fishing Trip from Jackson

Half-Day Snake River Fishing Trip from Jackson

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Enjoy a half-day guided fishing trip on the Snake River. After convenient pickup from any hotel in Jackson or Teton Village, head to the river, hop on a drift boat, and begin your quest for fine-spotted cutthroat trout. Bring your preferred gear or leave it to your guide—everything you need, including rods, reels, and lures are provided in this exciting small-group outing.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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