Test Your Skills with Some Jackson Hole Skiing

Test Your Skills with Some Jackson Hole Skiing

Getaways, Things to Do, Wyoming Select Registry – September 26, 2014

Jackson Hole, Wyoming is a beautiful area of the United States to visit year-round. The Teton Range is prime ground for hiking, wildlife viewing, and other outdoor activities during the warmer months. The natural beauty of the mountains and the surrounding area provide a wondrous backdrop for any adventures you might have in mind. However, in the winter, Jackson Hole skiing takes over as the area becomes a snowy wonderland and a premier winter sport destination. There also happens to be a fantastic Select Registry Inn in the area, so you can hit the slopes hard during the day, and then relax in luxury during the evening. For a winter getaway that you will remember for years to come, head to Wyoming and test your skills with some Jackson Hill skiing.  

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort offers some of the best in Jackson Hole skiing. The resort includes two mountains: Apres Vous and Rendezvous.  These two mountain have 2,500 acres of terrain for skiers to enjoy. There are 116 thrilling named trails on the map, with half of them being suitable for only expert skiers.  However, there are still tons of opportunities for beginner and intermediate level skiers to enjoy the slopes at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Also, in addition to the different chairlifts on the mountain, the resort is also home to an Aerial Tram known as “Big Red.”    

Grand Targhee Ski Area

Grand Targhee Ski Area is another great place to experience Jackson Hole skiing. This massive ski area covers more than 2,600 acres of land and gets more than 500 inches of snowfall each year.  The mountain has a base area elevation of 7,851 feet with a vertical drop of 2,270 feet. The Grand Targhee area has five ski lifts, 15 kilometers of Nordic Ski Trails, a winter terrain park, a tubing park, and a ski and snowboard school. Snowshoe tours, backcountry tours, snowmobile tours, and snow biking are also popular activities on the mountain. The resort’s other amenities include: a nature center, rental shops, boutiques, restaurants, bars and cafes.    

Snow King

Snow King is home to year-round recreation and in the winter the area offers more than just Jackson Hole skiing.  The recreational area includes tubing trails, ice climbing, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing.    

Where to Stay when Enjoying Jackson Hole Skiing

When planning which Jackson Hole skiing slopes to hit, be sure to arrange your accommodations at the local Bed and Breakfast in Jackson Hole. A Select Registry member Inn.  The Bentwood Inn in Jackson, Wyoming is a luxurious escape situated on 3.5 acres of beautiful property.  Construced with logs brought from Yellowstone National Park, the Inn is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a day on the slopes.  When not skiing, you can also enjoy the National Museum of Wildlife Art, horse drawn sleigh rides through the National Elk Preserve, or dog sled rides to Granite Hot Springs.  Choose from one of five luxurious rooms with plush amenities like fireplaces, private baths with whirlpools or jacuzzis, and luxury linens.  For the ultimate Jackson Hole skiing experience, you won’t do any better than a day at one of the above ski areas and a stay at the Bentwood Inn.