Summer in Jackson Hole is filled with miles of alpine trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. There is something for everyone to enjoy on the trails around Jackson Hole. For a workout, plan for a hike up “the town hill” named Snow King, or take a cruise in the mountain bike park in Teton Village, or enjoy the view from the atop a horse. All these activities are located close to your vacation rental and can be a fun half-day summer excursion.
Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis and Teton Pines are two championship golf courses in the area that test your game in an amazing setting. Tee times fill up quickly so be sure to make plans well in advance. Many of golfers also travel over the hill to Idaho, or down through the Snake River canyon, to other nearby courses.
Pristine rivers combine with some of the region’s most glorious terrain to make the region a world class fly-fishing destination, and white-water paradise. A float trip down the Snake River is a must do summer activity. Whether you wish to enjoy some spectacular wildlife viewing, or have a thrilling adventure on the water, there are plenty of options for you and your family.
Jackson Hole has no shortage of special events in the summer season. Some of the locals favorites are the Saturday Morning Farmer’s Market and the twice weekly Jackson Hole Rodeo. The outdoor music scene has really taken off in the last few years, providing free outdoor concerts in town and Teton Village. The Art Association and Teton Village Association also host great fairs and art showings. Nearly every week there is a special event to make your visit to Jackson Hole even more memorable.