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Why should I visit Jackson Wyoming?
Jackson is a gateway community for visiting Grand Teton and Yellowstone Parks. It's also home to one of the best ski areas in the country, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. In the summer, visitors enjoy the western theme of downtown and the ease of accessing many outdoor activities including rafting, hiking, and fishing. The Jackson Town Square is a hub for all the action. Take your picture under an antler arch, find great nearby restaurants and shops, or watch the nightly summer shootout.
Where is Jackson Wyoming?
Jackson is located in western Wyoming, just south of Grand Teton National Park and barely east of the Wyoming Idaho border. It is located just over an hour south of Yellowstone's South Entrance. The nearest airports are the Jackson Hole Airport (JAC) and Idaho Falls (IDA), roughly 1.5 hours to the west.
What sort of amenities and services are available in Jackson?
With a small year round population – a little under 10,000 – Jackson supplies all the uniqueness and friendliness of a small town combined with large city amenities. The main economic interest in Jackson is tourism. Therefore, any visitor will find many and a wide variety of dining options, lodging facilities, activities, attractions and an array of entertainment. The only amenity you won't find here is a large shopping mall.
What can I do and see in Jackson?
Other Jackson Hole Wyoming Resources
Several skiing options are available near Jackson, Wyoming.