Welcome to the other side of Wyoming, not to mention one of the state's most appealing towns. Hiding in a verdant valley between some of America’s most rugged and wild mountains, Jackson looks similar to other towns in the state – false-front roof lines, covered wooden walkways, saloons on every block – but it ain't quite the same.
Must-see attractions for your itinerary
Major works by Bierstadt, Rungius, Remington and Russell breathe life into their subjects in impressive and inspiring ways. The outdoor sculptures and…
This refuge protects Jackson's herd of several thousand elk, offering them a winter habitat from November to May. During summer, ask at the Jackson…
There are dozens of photography galleries selling images of Yellowstone and its wildlife. This is the best of them. The images by Thomas D Manglesen are a…
The 60-passenger tram travels 2.5 miles in 12 minutes to the top of Rendezvous Mountain (10,450ft), offering great views of Jackson Hole. Hikers should…
Via ferrata, yoga, hiking and paragliding from the headwall (1355ft lower than 10,450ft Rendezvous Mountain). Free evening rides bring diners up to the…
One-stop shopping for culture, attracting big-name acts and featuring theater performances, classes, art exhibits and events. Check the calendar online…
This place breeds trout for restocking rivers and for research. There's a fishing deck for anglers and daily tours.
Expert guidance to help you plan your trip
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