Jackson Hole has an amazing rock climbing gym, located just minutes from Spring Creek Ranch. This rock climbing gym, the Enclosure, is a masterpiece of geometric design, a rare place where the first-time climber can work out moves side-by-side with an expert in a friendly, non-competitive atmosphere. Surface varieties range from steep slabs to huge overhangs, from easy vertical to obtuse stemming walls, as well as two bouldering caves for the ultimate in endurance training and power. If you’re new to the sport, many easy-grade routes allow you develop quickly. Private, group lessons, and rental equipment are available.
The Teton Range is home to some of the best climbing in North America. Guide services offer trips into the Tetons for all level of ability, and for the beginner, they offer several courses in climbing and general mountaineering.