JACKSON HOLE

TRAVEL TIPS

Places to stay:

Summer

The Alpine House is a cozy bed and breakfast, a perfect retreat near the town square.

Hotel Jackson is also a wonderful in-town option, and is newly built.

Winter

Hotel Terra in Teton Village offers comfort and a convenient location to access the aerial Tram for skiing.

Dining:

Cowboy Coffee boasts delicious coffee and breakfast sandwiches. Don't miss the gluten free chocolate banana muffins. (breakfast)

Utilete has healthy grab and go meals. Don't be fooled by thinking it's a clothing store, it's an uncrowded fast way to pick up a bite.  Owners Eric and Zarina are just lovely as well. (lunch)

Hatch has tasty tacos and margaritas. Locally owned, great outdoor seating near the square. (dinner)

The Grill at the Amangani offers breathtaking views for special occasion/more formal dining. (dinner. Other suggestions are casual, this option is less so.)

Shopping:

For women, Womenfolk is a must visit. So unique, visit their  dreamy instagram account for inspiration and recent favorite items.

For men, New West Knifeworks is the ideal place to visit.

For everyone, Made offers special local items.

In Teton Village, Rodeo offers fashion perfect for an elegant take on mountain life.

Art:

The Brookover Gallery for breathtaking local photography. You must see these stunning photos.

Enjoy the stunning art of Amy Ringholz at her gallery on the square.

Activities:

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort has great options during both winter and summer. In summer, biking, hiking, the via ferrata, or a gondola ride to happy hour. For winter activities, the skiing or snowboarding from the aerial tram is incomparable.

Margaritas at the Four Seasons deck are always a perfect end to a day in Teton Village.

Summer

Rent bikes at Dornan's and bike to Jenny Lake. This avoids the stress of parking and is kind to the environment. Boat rides and canoe rentals are available as well as hiking.

Whitewater rafting with Barker Ewing

Scenic float trips with Barker Ewing (two different companies.)

Winter

Book a private instructor or backcountry guide for the best experience skiing or snowboarding.

Pick up nordic ski gear at Skinny Skis for a peaceful adventure in Grand Teton National Park.

Experience western art at the National Museum of Wildlife Art.

Other notes:

In Jackson, you are near Idaho and it is a beautiful scenic drive over Teton Pass. 

Keep an eye on the Jackson Hole Daily newspaper for interesting local events.

Thinking of having an event or wedding in Jackson Hole? The Diamond Cross Ranch is a stunning ranch owned by the wonderful Grant and Jane Golliher.