Family Outdoors Adventure
Collected by Angela Petersen
4250 Raven Haven Rd, Wilson, WY 83014, USA
If you're looking for a comfortable, relaxing, get-away-from-it-all place to stay in Jackson that's off the beaten path from the big ski resorts and chain hotels, the Bentwood is made for you. The pine lodge is replete with all the necessary...
2780 North, WY-390, Wilson, WY 83014, USA
You can get closer to nature without roughing it at the Fireside Resort. Twenty-three modern cabins were made with reclaimed wood and built by a local company that designs RVs. Leather loungers and goose-down pillows keep things cozy. From $100....
3335 Village Dr, Teton Village, WY 83025, USA
Located slopeside at Teton Village, the LEED-certified Hotel Terra Jackson Hole is convenient and green. Clean energy sources provide electricity, and the hotel uses efficient heating and cooling systems. From $135. (307) 739-4000.
Jackson, WY, USA
We booked through Scenic Safari to take the tour up to Old Faithful at end of March 2014. They have everything to outfit you properly suit/boots/gloves...if i were to do this again I'd go lighter on my own personal clothing... you'll thank me...
50 Glenwood St, Jackson, WY 83001, USA
If you appreciate the old west feel, history and legend, you will love this historic hotel in the middle of Jackson. The location couldn't be better. The service is top notch. The rooms exceed comfort. But it is the interior that will keep you...
7680 Granite Loop Rd, Teton Village, WY 83025, USA
Most people visit the national parks during the summer, but winter provides a completely different wildlife- viewing experience. Guests at the Four Seasons Jackson Hole have multiple options for taking in a snowy Yellowstone. Get a bird’s-eye view...
Yellowstone National Park is no secret by any stretch of the imagination. Yellowstone is one of America's most popular tourist destinations, and with good reason; there few places in the country where you can rub shoulders with grizzlies, smack...
3840 Us Highway 89 S, Livingston, MT 59047, USA
A real Western experience is easy to come by at the Yellowstone Valley Lodge. The Lodge includes a number of beautiful cabins and a restaurant situated along the Yellowstone River in Montana's spectacular Paradise Valley. The lodge is known for...
Mormon Row, Moose, WY 83012, USA
The Moulton Barn is one of the most photographed structures in the U.S. Located on Mormon Row in the Grand Teton National Park it was built by John and Thomas Moulton. Mormon Row was an area chosen by early Mormon settlers for it’s fertile soil,...
Amphitheater Lake, Wyoming 83414, USA
On a brief visit with my brother in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, we hiked up to Amphitheater Lake in the Teton range. It was gorgeous! It was kind of a strenuous hike (especially if you're coming from sea level like I did), but well worth the climb. The...
NE Entrance Rd, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190, USA
When snow blankets the meadows and outlines the spewing hot pots of Yellowstone National Park in winter, bison and elk head to lower ground where grasses can still be reached beneath the powdery forest floor. Wolves follow, primarily to the Lamar...
42 Montana Hwy 84, Norris, MT 59745, United States
Having gone to Bozeman for some hiking with my brothers, we learned about Water of the Gods, a pool built on top of a naturally-occurring hot spring. After 40-some miles of hiking, we went to Norris, MT, for a soak, a beer, and some live music....
1 Grand Loop Rd, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190, USA
First things first: You don’t stay at Old Faithful Inn for the luxury or the amenities (there’s no Wi-Fi, no AC, no TVs in the rooms, and some don’t even have private bathrooms). You stay at the lodge to watch bison graze nearby,...
Yellowstone River, United States
Yellowstone is the original spreading ground of tall tales, and nothing inspires exaggerated boasts like fishing. Wading into chest-deep water and tossing a fly out over a raging river in an effort to land a cutthroat trout is a quintessential...
Cascade Lake, Wyoming 82190, USA
Yellowstone features more than 1,100 miles of well-maintained trails, many of which are easily accessible and family-friendly. The Cascade Loop is an easy 4.5-mile trail that is most beautiful in June and July, when wildflowers paint the Cascade...
890 Buttermilk Creek Rd, West Yellowstone, MT 59758, USA
Few luxury experiences can top glamping in Montana. Sleeping out under the stars in the most spectacular tent you've ever seen as water rips along the river at your back, wolves howl in the distance, and open country surrounds you is one of those...
17 Madison Ave, West Yellowstone, MT 59758, USA
Montanans love their bakeries almost as much as they love their huckleberries. Naturally, combining baked goods with huckleberries is a match made in Big Sky Heaven. For a bite of bliss, try the huckleberry scones at Woodside Bakery. Home made on...