Summer Activities

Amazing Adventures Await!

This summer you’re invited to embrace the wide-open spaces of Wyoming and explore the “Last of the Old West” with mountains of experiences you won’t find anywhere else on earth. Experience the very best of Jackson Hole and start planning a customized itinerary of area adventures with our concierge.

PLEASE NOTE: Many of our more popular summer activities sell out far in advance. Our concierge team works with several local vendors to secure your preferred experiences, however due to high summer visitation you may need to look at alternative dates and activities.

Jackson Hole Summer Tram Ride.

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Elevate your summer adventures while staying in Teton Village with an incredible itinerary of fun family-friendly experiences right out our doors. Scenic Aerial Tram rides open on May 18 then other resort activities open June 15 including the Bike Park, Via Ferrata, and Climbing Wall.

The latest details on summer operations

Cruiser Bikes In Jackson Hole.

Pedal the Pathways

Once you arrive, a great way to get introduced to Jackson Hole is a ride on our extensive network of paved pathways linking Teton Village, the Town of Jackson, and Grand Teton National Park. Bike rentals, including pedal assist e-bikes, are available at area cycle shops.

Inquire at the Front Desk about e-bike rentals for hotel guests.

White water rafting trip.

Whitewater & Scenic River Trips

One of our most popular attractions for visitors and locals alike is the Snake River. Guided whitewater and scenic river trips offer either an adrenaline-pumping, exhilarating experience, or calmer option to take in the stunning surroundings and wildlife.

Guy fly fishing with the Tetons in the background.

Fly Fishing

Set your hook in a large trout with an experienced outfitter on the pristine waters of the Snake River in a drift boat. Meet your guide at the hotel for your half or full day of instruction and fishing for an experience that is ideal for a solo angler or couple.

Grand prismatic Spring

National Park Tours

Geysers, wildlife, and amazing views await as you explore Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks with an experienced local guide. Half and full day trips available.

The latest updates on park operations

A couple looking at bison on a wildlife tour.

Wildlife Safaris

Bison, bears, birds, and beaver join our other furry fauna friends in welcoming you on a Wildlife Safari in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. Ride in a customized safari-style vehicle as your seasoned guide takes you to observe and photograph moose, elk, wolves, pronghorn, eagles and more.

A guided horseback riding trip.

Horseback Riding

You can’t visit the Cowboy State without saddling up for an authentic Western experience, highly recommended for families and small groups. Trail rides leave from Teton Village as well as wranglers offering rides in the parks and national forest while surrounded by stunning Teton views.

Hiking In Jackson Hole.


Experience off-the-beaten-track solitude among stunning backdrops with a naturalist guide in the mountains surrounding Jackson Hole or in Yellowstone National Park.

Teton Mountain Lodge also serves as the perfect basecamp welcoming multi-day backpackers for pre- and post-hike comfort.

Mountain biking in the summer.

Mountain Biking

World-class mountain biking welcomes you throughout Jackson Hole. The resort’s lift-accessed mountain bike park is right out our door and certified Bike Guides can offer fat tire adventures on the extensive downhill and cross-country trail network.

Stand Up Paddleboarding.

Stand-Up Paddleboarding

One of the most serene and peaceful ways to experience our surrounding lakes and rivers, SUP rentals are a great activity for families or small groups.

Bucking Bronco in Jackson Hole, WY

Endless Activities

Summer in Jackson Hole offers a plethora of choices: do you explore the beautiful hiking trails that wind through fields of wildflowers or hit the river for a little whitewater fun? Is it time to explore the skies by hot air balloon or ride horseback into the backcountry? Whether you’re chasing a heart-pumping thrill or looking for more relaxing fun, we’re here to help you design the ultimate adventure.

Bison herd

Touring and Wildlife

With an idyllic location just one mile from the entrance to Grand Teton National Park and only an hour from Yellowstone National Park, visiting these iconic landmarks is easy.

Hire a tour guide and explore the valley, focusing on each animal’s unique ecosystem. Naturalists offer local knowledge and exclusive viewing opportunities.

Cost: $199 per person for half day
Children’s rates available
Consult our Concierge for preferred outfitters.

Mountain biking near Jackson Hole, WY

Hiking and Mountain Biking

Hiking and mountain biking trails begin outside our door and extend into some spectacular land.

At the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, there is a seven-mile network of mountain bike trails to explore. The Teewinot chairlift enables you to hitch a ride with your mountain bike half-way up the mountain. You can also explore trails in the backcountry around Jackson Hole.

You can rent bikes and accessories from many shops in the area and set out on your own or hire guides for tips and instruction.

Specialty outfitters provide guided, half-day hiking or biking access through the hills and valleys of Jackson Hole. A guide will take you on stunning treks throughout the Bridger-Teton National Forest.

Biking near Jackson Hole, WY

Road Biking

With stunning backdrops, the variety of paved and dirt roads and trails throughout Jackson Hole are an excellent way to see the landscape. The National Elk Refuge Road or the extensive paved pathways that run throughout the Jackson Hole valley are ideal options. Our Concierge is well-versed in road rides, so be sure to inquire!

Hot Air Balloon in Jackson Hole, WY

Jackson Hole from the Big Skies

Whether you choose to fly high in a hot air balloon or float peacefully in a paraglider or a glider plane, seeing Jackson Hole by air is an unforgettable experience. Take in the expansive valley from a bird’s eye view and marvel at the mountains, meandering rivers and lush landscape.

Horse ranch in Jackson Hole, WY

Horseback Riding

Horseback is the best way to experience the romance of the Old West, explore deep into the back country, and climb high into the mountains. See stunning scenery while evoking the Old West. There are many outfitters, most offering full- or half-day rides.

Golf near Jackson Hole, WY


Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis, designed by Robert Trent Jones II, showcases some of the area’s most breathtaking views. This semi-private club is consistently ranked number one in the state of Wyoming by Golf Digest magazine. Located just 20 miles from us, the club offers a pro shop, golf instruction, club rentals, driving range and putting green.

Teton Pines is a full-service, semi-private championship golf course offering tee boxes of varying levels, many water features and large greens. This 18-hole course, opened in 1987, was designed by Arnold Palmer. Located just 5 miles from the Lodge, the course offers a pro shop, golf instruction, club rentals, driving range and putting green.

Kayaking near Jackson Hole, WY

Rafting, Kayaking & Watersports

The Snake River offers calm waters for scenic floating and a dramatic canyon for whitewater excitement. High alpine lakes and ponds are found among the mountain peaks and have their own opportunities for adventure.

When you rent kayaking equipment, you can head out on your own or enlist a guide. Choose between the exciting descent of the Snake River or the gliding serenity of the alpine lakes in Grand Teton National Park.

White Water Rafting Tips >

fly fishing near Jackson Hole, WY

Fly Fishing

Home to some of the world’s best trout fishing, the lakes and streams around us feature rainbow, brown and lake trout and one of the few remaining populations of wild cutthroat trout. There are a number of rivers in the area for you to choose from – Snake, Henry’s Fork, Gros Ventre, Green,s and Madison, among others.

Our Concierge is happy to assist with planning based on your time and interest and can schedule with our preferred partners and outfitters.

paragliding near Jackson Hole, WY

Other Summer Activities in Teton Village

In addition to the planned daily events in and around the village, let our Concierge Team or our Adventure Specialists (as we like to think of them) assist you in planning the following activities:

  • Discover Jackson Hole Mountain Resort’s Gravity Logic-designed mountain bike park with lift access
  • Ride the tram to the top of Rendezvous Peak
  • Take on the trails of our mountain via foot or mountain bike
  • Take the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Gondola and enjoy a picnic on the mountain
  • Paraglide with world-class tandem pilots
  • Saddle up for a horseback ride with experienced local outfitters
  • Help drive cattle at a local ranch
  • Rent and ride a bike, via the bike path, to Grand Teton National Park, the charming neighboring town of Wilson, or even downtown Jackson Hole

Local Experiences & Events

Your summer escape to Jackson Hole is not just a vacation; it’s a curated journey into the heart of the season. Book your stay now and enjoy local events and exclusive experiences curated for our guests.


Local Experiences & Events

Your summer escape to Jackson Hole is not just a vacation; it’s a curated journey into the heart of the season. Book your stay now and enjoy local events and exclusive experiences curated for our guests.



Passport to the Parks

Embark on the ultimate adventure with our exclusive “Passport to the Parks” lodging package! Discover the breathtaking wonders of Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks with our most popular summer adventure package.


Midweek Mountain Retreat

Escape the ordinary and enjoy more serenity during a quieter time to visit with our exclusive Midweek Mountain Retreat.