It won’t be long before Valentine’s Day is here once again and this year, travelers who are looking to make more of every moment alongside the ones they love most can choose to book an amazing adventure in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Whether you’re planning an exciting getaway for two or you’re looking forward to a stay with the entire family in tow, Jackson Hole is packed with options for customized holiday fun. The following are some of the activities you’re going to want to make sure you don’t leave off your list when Valentine’s Day travel plans bring you in this direction.
Observe Wildlife in One-of-a-Kind Way This Jackson Hole Valentines Day
A truly unique way to make the most of sightseeing fun this Valentine’s Day while cozying up with your loved ones as well is to book a sleigh ride through Jackson Hole’s National Elk Refuge while you’re in town. This time of year, visitors to Jackson Hole can book a place on a horse-drawn carriage that will take you over the refuge’s snowy terrain and offer spectacular elk viewing opportunities at the same time. It’s a fun-for-all experience that gives you a real sense of just how impressive Jackson Hole’s ecosystems are. In addition to elk, there’s even a chance you might spot everything from bald eagles and coyotes to trumpeter swans on your outing. Don’t forget to pack your camera when you put this activity at the top of your list.
Get Cozy in a Stylish Vacation Rental
While some Valentine’s Day adventurers are all about getting out and exploring the great outdoors together in mid-February, at Abode Jackson Hole, we know that other travelers are looking forward to a relaxing stay with a focus on comfort and style. When you book one of our Valentine’s Day rentals, you can cozy up at your own pace with tasteful furnishings, a fireplace, a full kitchen, and amazing views right at your fingertips. From properties with game rooms and impressive entertainment centers to those that host custom-built bedrooms and private hot tubs, creating a Valentine’s Day that’s entirely your style is easier than ever!
Snowshoe Your Way to Valentine’s Day Fun
Jackson Hole typically has a lot of snow around Valentine’s Day and anytime you travel this way you’re also within proximity to amazing national parks like Grand Teton and Yellowstone. If you’re a traveler with a passion for outdoor adventure but you want to slow things down and relish the view, consider setting up a snowshoe tour this February through one of the national parks. The trails that are beautiful in the warm weather months of the year are equally tantalizing when they’re snow-covered and glittering. It’s an ideal option for wildlife watching as well as a scenic experience that’s well worth adding to your itinerary for a Jackson Hole Valentines Day.
Spend Quality Time on the Slopes
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is bound to be bustling this Valentine’s Day making it a top destination for holiday travelers who are excited to maximize the downhill fun. This ski resort is designed with family-friendly outings in mind and there are slopes suitable for skiers of all skill levels waiting to be enjoyed. If you’re learning to ski for the first time on Valentine’s Day, lessons on-site are easy to book. If you’re more excited by the view, feel free to ride the gondola and savor the sights from above instead. At the end of it all, don’t overlook the flavorful fun of enjoying the après-ski selections that are sure to please the palate.
Skate Town Square
No matter when you find time to explore Jackson Hole, Town Square is a top stop to explore. It’s a hub for restaurants and shops as well as photo opportunities thanks to those iconic elk antler arches that frame the park. That said, if you’re here over Valentine’s Day, you’ll find Town Square is also equipped with a seasonal ice skating rink you won’t want to miss out on. Topped off with twinkling lights, this outdoor rink has skates available to rent for $15 a pair and is open from 4:30 pm until 9:00 pm Monday through Friday with adjusted hours from noon until 9:00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. There’s even music playing to set a romantic scene if you’re dropping by as a couple this Valentines Day in Jackson Hole.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth
Valentine’s Day is known and loved the world over for its emphasis on sweet moments. When you’re a traveler that has a sweet tooth to satisfy and you find yourself in Jackson Hole, there are plenty of places you’re going to want to check out. Local destinations like Mursell’s Sweet Shop, CocoLove, and Yippy I-O Candy Co promise to provide mouthwatering browsing options where you can fill up on all your favorite chocolates, candies, and desserts to top off your Valentine’s Day in flavorful style.
Book Your Stay in Jackson Hole Today
When you’re ready to make your way to Jackson Hole, Abode Jackson Hole has the vacation rental you need to infuse your getaway with luxury and comfort. Reach out today to learn more and to start planning your next trip.