12 days in Moose, Jackson Hole & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

12 days in Moose, Jackson Hole & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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12 days in Moose, Jackson Hole & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Moose
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Moose

Moose ©
Moose is an unincorporated community in Teton County, Wyoming, United States, in the Jackson Hole valley. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Jackson Lake, then take in the awesome beauty at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, and then trek along Cascade Canyon Trail. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: choose your vessel at Colter Bay Village, make a trip to Chapel of the Sacred Heart, then get great views at Snake River Overlook, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Moose attractions planner.

Washington DC to Moose is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Moose is minus 2 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in June: highs in Moose hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Moose

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Jackson Lake ©
Jackson Lake
Chapel of the Transfiguration ©
Chapel of the Transfiguration
Colter Bay Village ©
Colter Bay Village

2
nights
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.
On the 20th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Jackson Hole Rodeo, deepen your understanding of the past and present with National Museum of Wildlife Art, then make a trip to Town Square, and finally shop like a local with Vertical Harvest. Here are some ideas for day two: cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive and then explore the activities along Jenny Lake.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Jackson Hole online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Moose to Jackson Hole in an hour. In June, daytime highs in Jackson Hole are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

42-mile Scenic Loop Drive
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Jenny Lake ©
Jenny Lake
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Town Square ©
Town Square

6
nights
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.
On the 26th (Wed), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Washburn. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, identify plant and animal life at Lamar Valley, and contemplate the waterfront views at Great Fountain Geyser.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary app .

Getting from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Jackson Hole in June, things will get a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 66°F and lows about 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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