Fall is legendary for fly fishing in Jackson Hole. Whether a seasoned angler or a novice, you’ll be dazzled by the scenery as you float on the clear waters of the Snake River along the dramatic Tetons. […]
The dog days of summer blend with cool evenings and thinning crowds during September in Jackson Hole, making it one of the best times of the year to visit Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa, the best hotel in Jackson Hole! The hiking and mountain biking trails are still in great shape (and empty). Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park are always stunningly beautiful but, with school back in session, it feels like you have them all to yourself if you visit during September. And, September’s calendar of events is a jam-packed and varied. Here are 5 activities and events in Jackson Hole during September that we love…
Since 1983, the LOTOJA Bike Race has been a September institution. Beginning in Logan, Utah and finishing in Teton Village, Wyoming, the race spans three states (UT, ID, WY), three mountain passes, and 7,500 vertical feet over 200-plus miles. For competitive cyclists, recreational riders, and spectators, the LOTOJA race course is scenic and challenging. Teton Village will be hopping on the weekend of Thursday, September 4 through Sunday, September 7.
From September 3–14, the Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival will beckon art collectors, artists, gallery owners, and art lovers from all over North America to Jackson. The Fall Arts Festival has a renowned reputation for exhibiting a blend of “visual, contemporary, culinary, Western, landscape, wildlife, and Native American arts.” Visitors will find more than 50 family-friendly events, many of which are FREE.
The Snake River, South Fork River, and Yellowstone River absolutely light up during September. Avid anglers and novice fishermen and women flock to Jackson Hole during September to hook a fine-spotted cutthroat trout or Yellowstone cutthroat trout that are native to Jackson’s free-flowing waters. This is the best time of the year for fishing, but don’t tell anyone—it’s a not-so-secret secret…
5. Explore Our National Parks
With Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park as our backyard, Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa is the perfect headquarters for your explorations. And, with the summer crowds replaced by empty parking lots, quiet trails, and peaceful vistas, September is the time to come if you’re hoping to get a taste for Jackson Hole’s natural beauty!