A valley in between Teton mountain range and Snake River, Jackson Hole is a family friendly place for visiting. Surrounded by mountains and rivers, this valley gives you a feeling like you’re entering a hole as soon as you enter at this place. With lots of adventurous activities to enjoy at this place like hiking, camping, fly fishing and wildlife tours, many elegant points are there to be captured for cherishing lovely memories. This place has many of the most beautiful scenic drive spots in and around Jackson Hole to visit some of them are.
Below Are The 9 Excellent Scenic Drives In Jackson Hole Road To Admire:
Moose Wilson Road
Eight mile long this road, starts from the Grand Teton National Park. On the drive to this road, you can see many places on between the drive such as death Canyon Trail Heads, Granite Canyon etc. It is recommended to be on four wheeler vehicle for drive on this road due to dirt and as Beavers are commonly seen on this road so for safety purpose, you should avoid two wheeler vehicles or walk. This trip ends at the park on the end of this road.
Bridger Teton National Forest
The bridger Teton National Forest is situated in the western Wyoming which has been stretched on over 3.4 million acres of social land for recreation purpose. The best part of this forest involves enormous wildlife, pristine watersheds and abundant wildlands featuring local herbs and vegetation.
No we are not taking about hiking; the special thing about this mountain is you can reach above with car. It has paved roads and has an elevation of 7720 ft above sea level. Located in Grand Teton National park, this mountain provides a beautiful view of the Snake River and Jackson Hole areas allowing vehicle access to on its 5 miles long road.
The Taoist temple which was formed in 1894, Evanston is an excellent Chinese worship site. This place has been used as an important religious place by the big Chinese population resided here once earlier. You will enjoy the historic site, Fort Bridger. The fort has been designed as trade spot for miners and pioneers.
Yellowstone National Park
Established in the year 1872 to protect geysers and wildlife, the thing that makes this National Park special is that it is the oldest and first national park of the world and one of the largest intact temperate zone ecosystems remaining on the plane. Another special thing is that there are about 10,000 geysers in this park and is opened for viewers in the season of winters and spring, nearly six months.
Heading to the Grand Teton National Park, highway 191 is one of the most beautiful places of scenic drive which follows the Snake River around Moran junction, with Jackson Lake and Rockefeller Memorial Parkway. Diverging into two routes one way heads to the Grand Teton National Park crossing Ventre valley then Antelope flats while the other way heads to Dubois and passing across mountains of Togwolee then to Jenny lake. This is the most attractive scenic drives of all as it covers many places all together making the road a little busier.
Located in Grand Teton National Park, also known as Buffalo Valley River Road is along the Buffalo River and is a good place for scenic drives. The only factor affecting your drive is that the road is not completely paved but the views are worth watching.
Kelly loop is the place about which you can bet for the best scenic view; the 16 mile loop starts and ends at the Grs Ventre Junction. You will fall for the natural beauty in this site as Shadow Mountain, Kelly’s yurt park, the Gros Ventre Slife, historic Mormon Row and a century old Moulton Barn will be additional perks. The Gros Ventre Road is awesome to represent some special scenic features in the valley.
Inner Park Loop Road
Visiting to the inner park loop road is the best thing you can do when you have time just for single drive. The distance is about 20 miles by car that covers nearly all the major peaks of the Grand Teton National Park. Apart from enjoying the beauty of this main road, you can prefer three miles Jenny Lake Scenic Loop.
So, next time when you head to Jackson Hole, go and rent a car or book a cab of local travel agency and must drive on these roads to enjoy the wilderness and other attractions. You will definitely be able to catch some of the best and world class scenic sites.