Destination guide

The natural setting of Jackson Hole is ready to explore

The mountains, wildlife and riverfront are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Jackson Hole. Travelers to this scenic city praise the skiing, hiking and bars. Local cultural sights include Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum and National Museum of Wildlife Art. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Jackson Hole

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the city? Travelers enjoy fun activities like skiing and hiking. Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Jackson Hole has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Snow King Resort (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Grand Targhee Resort (23.4 mi / 37.6 km)
  • Amaze'n Maze in Jackson Hole (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Alpine Slide of Jackson Hole (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Teton Ice Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in January, February, April or December, when snowfall averages 25.75 inches and temperatures average 7°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Jackson Hole

Travelers enjoy Jackson Hole for its wildlife and riverfront. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Jackson Hole is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • National Elk Refuge (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Phil Baux Park (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Teton Pass (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Laurance Rockfeller Preserve (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Snake River Canyon (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Sheep Mountain (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Jackson Hole

The nearest airport is in Jackson Hole, WY (JAC), located 8.6 mi (13.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay near Jackson Hole?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 1,429 house rentals near Jackson Hole. From 499 Houses to 137 Cabins, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Jackson Hole for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Jackson Hole?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Jackson Hole. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Idaho: 4,206 vacation rentals
  • Yellowstone National Park: 795 vacation rentals
  • Grand Teton National Park: 1,272 vacation rentals
  • Island Park: 699 vacation rentals
  • Cody: 233 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Jackson Hole! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Jackson Hole?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Jackson Hole:

  • Island Park: 699 rentals
  • Cody: 233 rentals
  • Rexburg: 95 rentals
  • Teton Village: 887 rentals
  • Driggs: 382 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Jackson Hole?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Jackson Hole. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jackson Town Square: 955 vacation homes
  • Jackson Hole Mountain Resort: 1,241 vacation homes
  • Jenny Lake: 872 vacation homes
  • Jackson Hole Aerial Tram: 1,247 vacation homes
  • Cunningham Cabin: 327 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Jackson Hole listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.