Jackson, WY, also known as Jackson Hole Wyoming is quite the little mountain town.
There are many fun activities both in the summer and winter. There are also many wonderful local restaurants and businesses that we highly recommend.
We have put a list together of our favorites.
If you have some time to spend while your car is being repaired, we recommend putting some of these on your to-do list!
Best Winter Outdoor Activities:
1. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort – World renown for it’s winter activities with some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the world. It has also because a getaway during the summer with new mountain biking and hiking trails.
2. Sleigh Rides through the National Elk Refuge – This is a wonderful experience to be up close and personal with wild Elk and possibly see American Bison, along with other wildlife.
3. Snowmobiling through Yellowstone National Park – Take a ride through the beautiful backdrop to see many geysers including the world famous, Old Faithful.
Best Summer Outdoor Activities:
1. Whitewater Rafting & Scenic Float Trips – The Snake River brings many benefits to the town of Jackson including whitewater rafting, scenic float trips, fishing, fly fishing, swimming, tubing, etc…
2. Mounting Biking & Hiking – There are over 50 mountain biking and hiking trails in and around Jackson WY from beginners to experts. Make sure you check out The Mountain Pulse for daily updates.
3. Going to Jackson Lake in Grand Teton National Park, taking the ferry or hiking to Hidden Falls
Best Food & Drink:
Best Sandwiches: New York City Sub Shop
Best Sandwiches Runner-Up: Heidi’s Brooklyn Deli
Best Thai Food: Teton Thai
Best Thai Food Runner-Up: Thai Me Up
Best Mexican Food: Merry Piglets
Best Mexican Food Runner-Up: Pica’s Taqueria
Best Pizza: Pinky G’s
Pest Pizza Runner-Up: Pizzaria Caldera
Best Steakhouse: Million Dollar Cowboy Steakhouse
Best Cocktails: The Rose
Best Place To Get Food When On The Mountain:
Best Bar For Tourists: Million Dollar Cowboy Bar
Best Bar For Locals: The Stagecoach
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