A journey to scenic Jackson Hole, Wyoming is always worth a traveler’s while. Whether you’re looking to relax and unwind or you could go for some well-earned adventure, this is the place to find the very best of it all. When Presidents’ Day rolls around, it’s a great opportunity for explorers to make their way here and relish the fun. This year, consider adding the following activities to your Jackson Hole Presidents’ Day itinerary to maximize every moment of your Jackson Hole adventure.
Add Backcountry Exploration to Your Must-Try List
When you’re looking for off-the-beaten-path fun this Presidents’ Day, the backcountry of Jackson Hole is the place to find it. You can make the most of backcountry skiing and exploration from access points at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. The very best way to enjoy this type of journey over Presidents’ Day is alongside a knowledgeable and experienced local guide. Whether you’re excited to ski through the backcountry or you’re up for trekking, there’s a tour company in town that’s willing to show you the way. Consider options like Teton Mountaineering, or Wilson Backcountry Sports for an insightful experience out in nature.
Ski Your Way to Presidents’ Day Fun
This time of year, you would be remiss not to set aside some quality time on the slopes. Jackson Hole’s ski season typically runs through April which makes a Presidents’ Day getaway in this direction the perfect time of year to take advantage of fresh powder on the runs. In fact, Jackson Hole is known to get upward of 500 inches of snow annually making it a world-class ski destination for thrill seekers. Try Snow King or Jackson Hole Mountain Resort while you’re in town. Both have amazing slopes for skiers of all skill levels as well as impressive après-ski options in place to top it off in flavorful style. Even if you’re not planning to do much skiing, riding the lifts provides pristine views over Jackson Hole’s gorgeous terrain.
Enjoy Snowmobiling During Your Stay
For many travelers heading to Jackson Hole, the beauty of a journey this way lies not only in the fun that awaits on-site but the proximity to amazing places like Yellowstone National Park as well. When you’re looking to explore the park over Presidents’ Day, be sure to book a snowmobiling tour you won’t soon forget. This is a wonderful way to pick up the pace of your sightseeing and explore alongside a guide who can take you to the places with the best views and wildlife watching opportunities too. There are hundreds of miles of trails to check out in Yellowstone National Park and half and full-day tours are readily available to reserve. You can even zoom by Granite Hot Springs and warm up if the temperatures are particularly frigid on Presidents’ Day this year.
Spend Time Taking a Sleigh Ride
Time at the National Elk Refuge is always a highlight for guests who head to Jackson Hole in the name of fun. When you’re in town over Presidents’ Day, you and the entire traveling crew can make the most of a visit by sleigh ride! This is a unique way to savor the sights and enjoy views of the herd with a touch of nostalgia included. You’ll cozy up in the sleigh and tour the grounds with a guide who can point out areas of interest along the way. There are even dinner rides available to book through Mill Iron Ranch that give guests the option to pair their ride with a follow-up meal that’s sure to satisfy.
Hit the Trail in Style This Jackson Hole Presidents’ Day
Jackson Hole has long been a destination beloved by cyclists and the good news is, a trip here over Presidents’ Day can include time on the bike trails even when it snows. Fat tire biking is a popular activity this time of year thanks to maintained paths and rental outfitters ready to get you set up with the gear you need to get out and explore on two wheels no matter the weather. Find what you’re looking for at Teton Mountain Biking Tours and enjoy a half or full day of fun alongside a guide who will help you navigate the fat tire biking trails through nearby Grand Teton National Park.
Book Your Getaway Today
When travel plans bring you to celebrate Presidents’ Day in Jackson Hole and you’re looking to elevate your stay in luxury, comfort, and style, the team at Abode Jackson Hole is here to help make it happen. Reach out today to learn more about our exciting, luxurious, and inviting options that are sure to inspire! We’re happy to handle all of the details of your visit so that by the time you arrive, all that’s left to do is focus on the fun ahead. We look forward to welcoming you to scenic Jackson Hole soon!