THERE IS NO PLACE IN THE WORLD LIKE JACKSON HOLE IN THE WINTER. It is a sublime season, the air so clean and fine it sparkles. Winter is a fresh page in Wyoming, inscribed with the calligraphy of ski trails and snowshoe tracks, and the endless, magical white of unbroken terrain. Out here in winter, you come alive. Below are a few of our favorite winter activities, guides and contacts. Whatever you choose to do – even if it is just sitting by the fire with a good book – our concierge service is here to make your visit an extraordinary one.
The Hole Hiking Experience
The Hole Hiking Experience offers naturalist-guided hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, and wildlife excursions in Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, and Teton Valley, Idaho.
The groomed trails at Teton Pines make the Cross Country Ski Center one of the best around. The shop includes lessons, ski rentals, gear, and clothing. Open from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm daily throughout the season.
Turpin Meadow Ranch
Turpin Meadow Ranch is Jackson Hole’s newest Nordic Ski Touring Center. With acres of rolling fields, uphills, downhills, and everything in between makes the terrain for everyone. Quality classic and skate tracks on the most scenic terrain around.
Shooting Star Nordic Center
The Nordic trails at Shooting Star include a combined 15 kilometer course, which offers a variety of terrain with both Nordic and skate skiing options. The main track consists of one, large loop around the perimeter of the golf course, and there are optional tracks inside that loop. Additionally, there is a dog friendly loop called Buddy’s Trail. Skiing is open to the public.
*The minimum age requirement is 13 years.
Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis
Enjoy groomed trails and magnificent views as you ski around Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis.
Continental Divide offers day trips, overnight trips, and multiple-night dog sledding excursions through the Teton and Shoshoni National Forests.
*The minimum age requirement is 13 years.
Jackson Hole Iditarod Sled Dog Tours
View wildlife and enjoy a scenic dog sled tour. Tours begin at Granite Creek, located 45 minutes south of Jackson. Continental Divide offers day trips, overnight trips, and multiple-night dog sledding excursions through the Teton and Shoshoni National Forests.
*No minimum age requirement. Smaller children can sit in the sled with an adult and those under 50 pounds are free with a paid adult.
FITNESS & YOGA
Core Pilates offers a variety of classes and times to fit your fitness goals and work schedules. Classes include Yoga, Sculpt, and Tone Pilates, Equipment Class, and Core Pilates Circuit.
Inversion is an energetic yoga community committed to your well-being. They offer a variety of classes including hot yoga, Ashtanga, Vinyasa, and Kundalini.
Jackson Hole Health and Fitness
Work out on wall to wall, state of the art strength and cardio equipment or take part in one of their fitness classes. If you are looking for a trainer in the area Jackson Hole Health and Fitness offers training from nationally certified professional trainers who will help you maximize your workout success.
Jackson Hole Wellness
Jackson Hole Wellness is your one-stop shop for anything and everything related to food, fitness, and wellbeing. Private yoga lessons, training sessions, and even healthy cooking classes are offered by this locally owned and operated company.
Pursue Movement Studio
Physique 22 will expose your muscles to unique methods of movement that will help you cultivate a different definition of strength. Each practice they offer overlays to help you acquire stamina, agility, and flexibility in an attempt to increase more effortless movement, healthy physique, and translatable strength.
Revolution Indoor Cycling
Ride, row, and train by attending one of Revolution’s Schwinn indoor cycling, Indo-row, or shockwave classes, available seven days a week.
Barre is the total body workout, targeting every muscle in the body. It is the fastest most effective way to get the results you have been looking for. Our list of barre classes include Beginner Barre, Ski Barre, Barre/yoga, Level 2, Cardio Barre, Blast Class, Arms & Abs, and Mommy and Me.
Snake River Lodge and Spa
Refresh your body and soul by booking a massage therapy, or facial appointment, and gain access to their state-of-the-art fitness center. The facility features a selection of Cybex strength training and cardio equipment to bolster your workout routine.
Ranked as the number one spa in Wyoming by Condé Nast Traveler, Solitude Spa is the perfect place to get in touch with your youth and wellness.
Purchase a five or ten class punch card and enjoy one of Studio X’s classes suited for all levels. Their licensed physical therapists, certified personal trainers, and yoga instructors offer a variety of therapeutic fitness classes, body treatments, and wellness products.
Teton County Recreation Center
The recreation center includes a gymnasium, multipurpose room, and an aquatic center featuring a lap pool, water slide, hot tub, and kid-friendly leisure pool.
Teton Sports Club
Teton Sports Club has flexible membership plans for the short term visitor, including single, couple, and family rates for just one day or a week. Choose from an assortment of classes including yoga, Crossfit, boxing, swim lessons, and boot camp.
Teton Yoga Shala
Teton Yoga Shala offers therapeutic private yoga instruction, yoga classes, yoga workshops, and yoga teacher trainings. Their methods are based on the Ashtanga Vinyasa system, which emphasizes self-practice, internal awareness, and strength.
High Mountain Heli-Skiing
For the advanced and expert skier, there is no thrill comparable to skiing untracked powder. The terrain is breathtaking, and the runs are long and adventurous.
*The minimum age requirement is 13 years; however exceptions can be made if it is a private trip.
Jackson Hole Moose
Jackson Hole Moose Hockey is a non-profit organization that competes in the Senior A Division of the USA Hockey Association. The competition level is full-check hockey with no-holds-barred action. The Moose play a 30-game home schedule on Friday and Saturday nights throughout the winter at Snow King Center. Please call your Clear Creek Group concierge to confirm the game schedule.
Of course we have ice-skating! Outdoor arenas include Town Square and Teton County Fairgrounds; if you prefer indoors, try the arena at Snow King.
Owner/Chef of Unprocessed Kitchen, a private chef/meal delivery service based in Jackson Hole. Her focus is on creating custom culinary experiences using unprocessed, fresh, organic ingredients. Specialty trained to cater to all dietary restrictions.
A Jackson native, Ariel Mann’s cooking is just one part of her comprehensive wellness program. Her food is simple, fresh, and delicious. She is available for cooking classes as well as private yoga instruction.
Whether your event is an intimate gathering, professional function, continuing tradition, or once-in-a-lifetime celebration, let Bistro Catering join you in crafting an extraordinary experience. Catering clients can expect the expertise of superior cuisine and impeccable attention to detail and service.
Personal Chef Eric Wilson’s passion is to make healthy, delicious food, while providing a memorable dining experience. Wilson uses only healthy and natural ingredients. His selections include wild fish, free-range organic meat, and organic produce.
Private Chef Jarrett Schwartz offers full-service event catering and cooking classes in Jackson Hole. Chef Schwartz combines skillful, traditional techniques with modern twists to create a unique style of cuisine he calls “Innovative American Cuisine.” His love of food, attention to detail, and talent for combining unique flavors are sure to tantalize even the most devout foodie.
Maho’s food focus is New American Cuisine with robust, intense flavors and a strong pull towards sustainability and local growers. Maho firmly believes the best food is created from the best ingredients.
Enjoy world-class cooking in the comfort of your home. Scott Nechay creates a unique dining experience, combining regional and global cuisines with fresh, quality ingredients and fun ideas.
Chef Tim Cabradilla’s award-winning, intimate cuisine makes for a truly memorable meal. His company, 307 Catering, is a full-service catering company and personal chef provider for the Jackson Hole area.
Traci Mcclintic, creator of Wild Fennel Catering & Personal Chef Services, is a talented chef with over twelve years of experience in the culinary industry. Her culinary skills have been honed by her education and influenced by chefs from around the world.
JH Skis delivers the best powder and all mountain ski equipment available right to your door. Call or reserve your gear online and one of their experts will custom fit you in the convenience of your vacation home. JH Skis is on the mountain every day ready to provide slope-side support and never more than a phone call away.
Door 2 Door
Door 2 Door brings the shop to you by delivering quality rental equipment to the comfort of your vacation home. Jackson Hole terrain can be demanding and variable, Door 2 Door understands the importance of having rental equipment that will help you meet the challenge. When they deliver your gear they will also schedule a time to pick up your gear.
JH Mountain Direct
Jackson Hole Mountain Direct specializes in bringing their high-end rental fleet of skis and snowboards to your door with the added benefit of access to their three on-mountain rental shops. Not only do they deliver to your door, if you wish to exchange any of your rental items just stop by one of their shops. They will also deliver lift tickets with your rentals so you can avoid another line!
Avoid the lines at rental shops and use Ski Butler’s convenient delivery service. Select the gear you would like to use and Ski Butlers will bring a variety of sizes and styles to your vacation home. They will assist you in finding the best fit for your skiing experience in Jackson Hole. If your boots are not snug enough or your skis are too long, give them a call and they will bring you a new pair of boots or skis.
SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort offers some of the best skiing in North America – not that we’re biased. With over 2,500 skiable acres, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort has plenty of groomed runs, wide-open bowls, tree skiing, and endless acres of backcountry. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is widely known for its aerial tram that carries skiers to the top of Rendezvous Mountain in just nine minutes! Jackson Hole has a world-class ski and snowboarding school with 450 instructors, 20 of whom are elite instructors. Please call your Clear Creek Group concierge at (307) 732-3400 to arrange for an instructor.
Located in the Cody House in Teton Village, the Kids Ranch offers age-specific activities for children from 6 months to 17 years old. Experience Fort Wyoming and the Wild West Woods, an educational ski and snowboard program.
Wrangler Daycare.…………………………6 months to 3 years
Pioneers Ski Lessons……………………….3 to 4 years
Rough Rider Ski & Snowboard Lessons……3 to 6 years
Explorer Ski & Snowboard Lessons………..7 to 12 years
The Fall Line Camp……………………….13 to 18 years
Roundup Camp……………………………Christmas, President’s Week and Spring Break
Kid’s Night Out……………………………Available Most Weeks
Snow King Resort
Snow King Mountain, known as “Town Hill,” is a hub of activity for locals and visitors alike. This resort has the steepest north-facing slope in the lower 48. Snow King offers full and half day tickets as well as two hour lift tickets. They offer night skiing from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Grand Targhee is located in Alta, Wyoming, about an hour’s drive from Jackson. Considered another best in North America, this resort is known for its powder! This ski resort is located on the western slopes of the Teton Range and is very family-friendly with wide open powder fields.
Linn Canyon Ranch
When you arrive at Linn Canyon Ranch, you will be greeted with a cup of hot chocolate or hot cider. Bundle under warm blankets and be whisked away in an authentic, western sleigh pulled by Percheron draft horses. As the sun sets and the sleigh bells ring, you are welcomed back to the warm and cozy lodge. Appetizers and drinks are served upstairs in the gathering area for socializing before a gourmet dinner is served.
Snake River Sleigh Rides with A.J. DeRosa
Join these veteran guides on their custom-built, wooden sleighs pulled by a matched team of Percheron draft horses. Travel through cottonwood forest to the banks of the Snake River, where the entire Teton Range comes into view. Watch for eagles and trumpeter swans as you head for the winter tepee camp. You will be greeted with a roaring fire and warm beverages. As your schedule permits, you can enjoy lunch, appetizers, or full dinners in the cozy (and warm) tepee.
The National Elk Refuge
Delight in taking a horse-drawn sleigh ride among thousands of elk. Sleigh rides depart two or three times per hour, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily; rides meet at the visitor’s center north of Town Square on Cache Street. Dress warmly and bring your camera to capture the magnificent elk up close and personal.
Scenic Snow Safaris
Choose a guided snowmobile tour around Jackson Hole or Yellowstone National Park. View wildlife while you learn about the history and geology of the region.
*For Yellowstone tours the driver must have a driver’s license. No age restriction for passengers.
Togwotee Snowmobile Adventures
Find some of the best views of the Teton Range by snowmobile. Explore Yellowstone National Park or the mountains surrounding Jackson Hole with a seasoned, professional guide.
Turpin Meadow Ranch
Turpin Meadow Ranch sits on a spur of the famous Continental Divide Trail, offering over 500 miles of groomed adventures.
AJ Derosa’s Snowshoe Tours
Enjoy a snowshoe or cross-country trek along the banks of the Snake River. Trips end at an authentic, western tepee where you’ll warm up by the fire and eat a hot, well-deserved meal.
The Hole Hiking Experience
The Hole Hiking Experience offers guided snowshoe walks through Grand Teton National Park and surrounding areas.
Snow King Resort Tube Park
Tubing is offered for all ages at Snow King Resort, located in the Town of Jackson. It’s a blast! Sitting in a tube, a tow rope pulls you up, then you sail down – hootin’ and hollerin’ the whole way!
*There are no age restrictions; however, children must be at least 42 inches tall.
Ana’s Grand Excursions
Ana Rode specializes in small, private tours that are educational, entertaining, and memorable. Great for families who want to learn more about the National Parks and Jackson Hole.
Jackson Hole Eco Tour Adventures offers a variety of wildlife viewing in the Jackson Hole, Grand Teton, and Yellowstone Ecosystems.
The Hole Hiking Experience
The Hole Hiking Experience offers guided cross-country skiing and snowshoeing into some of the most pristine areas of the valley.
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris
Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris offers premium safaris and photography tours in Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park, and Yellowstone National Park. Book a safari and enjoy a wildlife and information-packed adventure.
Teton Backcountry Guides
You’ll discover winter solace, untracked powder, and the adventure of a lifetime when you embark on a backcountry yurt trip. You’ll ascend and descend slopes all day, then spend the evening in a cozy yurt as you relax over a hearty meal. Established in 1986, Rendezvous Backcountry Tours offers day tours and overnight trips for alpine, telemark, and cross-country skiing as well as snowboarding and snowshoeing.