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OverviewThe southern entrance to Grand Teton National Park, Jackson is on a scenic portion of US 89 that extends south 255 miles from Mammoth Hot Springs to Geneva, Idaho. It is the supply point and center of activity for ranchers and vacationers in Jackson Hole country. Recreation in the mountain-rimmed valley includes boating, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, mountain climbing, downhill and cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, white-water rafting and windsurfing on Jackson Lake.

Jackson's historic town square is the hub of activity, with plentiful dining and nightlife options. Visitors enjoy strolling amid a setting of Western architecture, with such accents as wooden sidewalks and elk antler arches. Shopping opportunities range from outdoor gear to trendy boutiques.

Live musical comedies are presented in summer at Jackson Hole Playhouse; phone (307) 733-6994. The J.H. Rodeo also operates in the summer; phone (307) 733-7927. Jackson Hole EcoTour Adventures offers wildlife tours of Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks; for schedules and reservations phone (307) 690-9533.

While Snow King Scenic Chairlift provides uphill transportation for skiers in winter, summer passengers can enjoy scenic panoramas of Jackson Hole and the Tetons; phone (307) 201-5667.

Visitor Centers Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce 112 Center St. Jackson, WY 83001. Phone:(307)733-3316

Things to Do Bar-T-5 Covered Wagon Cookout & Show

BrushBuck Guide Services

Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum

Jackson Hole Iditarod Sled Dog Tours

Jackson National Fish Hatchery

National Elk Refuge

Sleigh Rides

National Museum of Wildlife Art

Teton Expeditions Scenic Floats

Teton Wagon Train and Horse Adventure

Wagons West

Wildlife Expeditions of Teton Science Schools

Recreational Activities

Alpine Slides Snow King Alpine Slide

Hiking Wildland Llamas

Mountain Biking Teton Mountain Bike Tours

Skiing Snow King Resort

White-water Rafting Barker-Ewing River Trips, Whitewater and Scenic Floats

Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips

Jackson Hole Whitewater

Lewis & Clark River Expeditions

Mad River Boat Trips

Sands Whitewater and Scenic River Trips

Snake River Park Whitewater

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Jackson, WY

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