5 days in Jackson Hole, Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

5 days in Jackson Hole, Yellowstone National Park & Grand Teton National Park Itinerary

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Jackson Hole
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Yellowstone National Park
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Grand Teton 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 8th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Rare Jackson Hole Gallery, then make a trip to Town Square, then take in the exciting artwork at Hines Goldsmiths, and finally hit the best photo ops around with Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Jackson Hole sightseeing planner.

Thornton to Jackson Hole is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Thornton in October, expect Jackson Hole to be a bit cooler, temps between 55°F and 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

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Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris ©
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris
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Town Square
Rare Jackson Hole Gallery ©
Rare Jackson Hole Gallery

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
For more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Jackson Hole in October: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 47°F, while lows dip to 25°F. You'll set off for Grand Teton National Park on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Grand Teton. And it doesn't end there: cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jenny Lake Trail, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Transfiguration.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 55°F by day to 28°F at night. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake
Teton Park Road
Teton Park Road

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