8 days in Jackson Hole & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

8 days in Jackson Hole & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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8 days in Jackson Hole & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Yellowstone National Park
Drive:  2​h
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Yellowstone National Park

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Cascade Canyon and then trek along Taggart Lake. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at String Lake and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rendezvous Mountain.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Jackson Hole trip planner .

Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in March, Jackson Hole is a bit warmer at night with lows of 19°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Cascade Canyon ©
Cascade Canyon
String Lake ©
String Lake

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to West Thumb Geyser Basin and Grand Loop Road. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Yellowstone National Park: Big Sky (Lone Peak, Grizzly Outfitters Ski & Backcountry Sports, & more). There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Beartooth Highway, get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Firehole Canyon Drive, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yellowstone National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect slightly colder evenings in Yellowstone National Park when traveling from Jackson Hole in March, with lows around 10°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Big Sky, Bear Tooth Pass Hwy, Beartooth Highway
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Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive

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