8 days in Jackson Hole, Rocky Mountain National Park & Zion National Park Itinerary

8 days in Jackson Hole, Rocky Mountain National Park & Zion National Park Itinerary

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Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
Fly to Laramie, Drive to Rocky Mountain National Park
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Zion National Park
— 2 nights
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Jackson Hole

— 2 nights
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.
Take a break from Jackson Hole with a short trip to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Museum of Wildlife Art, get interesting insight from Jackson Hole Fly Fishing School, take in the views from Snake River Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Town Square.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Jackson Hole trip maker website.

Little Rock to Jackson Hole is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Little Rock to Jackson Hole. While traveling from Little Rock, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Jackson Hole, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park

— 1 night
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, then hike along Tundra Communities Trail, then explore and take pictures at Trail Ridge Road, and finally admire the sheer force of Chasm Falls.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rocky Mountain National Park tour itinerary maker site.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Jackson Hole to Rocky Mountain National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Jackson Hole in June: high temperatures in Rocky Mountain National Park hover around 87°F and lows are around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Zion National Park

— 2 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Spend the 24th (Thu) exploring nature at Zion National Park. Spend the 25th (Fri) exploring nature at The Narrows. It doesn't end there: stroll through Angel's Landing and take a memorable drive along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park road trip tool.

Getting from Rocky Mountain National Park to Zion National Park by car takes about 12 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in June, expect nights in Zion National Park to be about the same, around 50°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 94°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails