18 days in Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole Itinerary

18 days in Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole Itinerary

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18 days in Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole Itinerary

Start: Yellowstone National Park
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Yellowstone National Park
— 14 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Jackson Hole
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Yellowstone National Park

14
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.
Step out of Yellowstone National Park to go to West Yellowstone and see Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washburn, witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs, cruise along Lamar Valley, and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park day trip planning website .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Yellowstone National Park. In August, daytime highs in Yellowstone National Park are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

3
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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.
On the 6th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Jackson Hole Shootout, then make a trip to Town Square, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve, admire the masterpieces at National Museum of Wildlife Art, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Mangelsen Images of Nature.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, you will find days in Jackson Hole are a bit warmer (68°F), and nights are about the same (38°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve

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