It’s been a near record breaking winter for snowfall here in Jackson Hole! Here are some season highlights brought to you by our friends at JHMR:
Dishing Magazine urges readers to “Get Wild on Wednesdays” by dining at the National Museum of Wildlife Art:
“Every Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:30 p.m., have dinner in the museum’s Rising Sage Cafe and explore the art in all the galleries, all while listening to piano music by Teton Virtuoso (Francis Koerber). It feels like a little vacation just a five minute drive from town…”
The Idaho State Journal highlights Spring Creek Ranch as a premier Jackson Hole winter getaway provider:
“Sitting in the horse drawn sleigh, swathed in wool blankets, we marveled at the spectacular view of Jackson Hole below us. To the west, multi-colored lights of the town of Jackson, Wyo., sparkled in the cold crystalline night framed by snow covered mountains. Coyotes yipped and howled. It is a signature Western experience with magnificent views and a sleigh-ride route that overlooks the crown jewel of the national wildlife refuge system, the National Elk Refuge…” Read more
Mark your calendars! Jackson Hole Rendezvous Festival (previously “Mountain Fest”) dates have been announced. Book now and don’t miss out on the skiing, music, and fun scheduled to take place at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort this March 27-30. Highlights set to include a special musical performance by Michael Franti and Spearhead! For more details, click here.
Stay tuned: Package details will be coming soon and special air fare may be available…
One of Spring Creek Ranch’s own was featured on Wyoming Public Radio! SCR Naturalist Kurt Johnson spoke with WY Public Radio’s Willow Belden on the topic of his recently published field guide for Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks.
With airlines adding more direct flights to Jackson Hole, getting here is easier than ever. The major airlines have recently announced their winter schedule, making this the perfect time to start planning your winter getaway. We here in Jackson Hole are already having fun predicting the 2013/14 coming season’s snowfall. Yes, we are already gearing-up for the upcoming ski season! Join us and start getting excited for another winter of epic skiing, adventures in the snow and memories made by a warm fireplace. For those of you not living in Jackson Hole, skiing, dogsledding, snowmobiling and more winter fun is just a few short months and a plane ride away. Booking now allows you to avoid the holiday crunch time.
Your favorite airlines and frequent flyer programs all service Jackson hole, including American, Delta, Frontier, United and United Express. Direct flights are now being offered from Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, JFK, Newark, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City, Seattle and San Francisco. Beyond the direct flights, easy connections are also plentiful. Take advantage of the recently released flight schedules and book early for your 2013/14-winter vacation.
Post flight, Spring Creek Ranch has your travel covered. A shuttle is available to and from the airport as well as scheduled shuttles to the town of Jackson. If you would like to use the airport shuttle service, please call 800-443-6139 at least 72 hours before your scheduled arrival date.
Beat the back-to-school blues and the end of summer slump by giving yourself and the whole family a trip to look forward to that will extend the excitement of summer right through to winter. Skiing, hot cocoa and après ski nachos are only a few months away. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Name: Paddles & Saddles
Start Date: weather dependent 5/15
End Date: weather dependent 10/1
Price: Starting at $105 per adult
Description: Our Paddles and Saddles program offers a combined horseback ride, rafting trip and lunch at the Granary for a full day of excitement.
Includes: Guided horseback ride atop the East Gros Ventre Butte
- Your choice of classic whitewater, 8-man adventure whitewater or scenic float trip
- Lunch at the Granary
- View full details and book trips here.
Restrictions: All ages welcomed for the horseback ride, must be 6 and over for the whitewater and 3 and over for the scenic float.
Winter reveals a sparking face of Yellowstone National Park
“We based out of the Spring Creek Ranch resort, in Jackson Hole, Wyoming which turned out to be a fairly spectacular spot in itself”…Read More
“In partnership with One Day on Earth: 12.12.12 the Wildlife Film Festival will launch a tandem One Day in Jackson Hole project. Working with classrooms, nonprofits, special-interest clubs and a broad spectrum of interested individuals, we will document our Valley in an unprecedented 24-hour community effort. Each of the novice and professional filmmakers participating will do so with one purpose in mind: to share a unique story with the world.” -Learn more HERE.
With new direct flight offerings, there is no excuse not to put Jackson Hole on your list of extraordinary places to visit this year. As featured in the New York Times, Jackson Hole is the gateway to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks, offering all the amenities of a flourishing resort town set against the unique Western backdrop of rugged mountains and untamed wildlife. It’s a picturesque destination that one must experience firsthand to truly appreciate.
Visitors of all ages will appreciate Spring Creek Ranch’s expanded offering of winter wildlife safaris in both neighboring national parks. Whether you travel through Yellowstone on a snow coach or explore the Tetons on snowshoes or cross country skis, adventure-filled days and a host of native wildlife awaits. And while you’re here, don’t forget to leave a few days to explore the endless terrain at legendary Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Powder hounds need look no further as the winter is off to a tremendous start with the famous cowboy powder stacking up. Spring Creek’s Ski Free package will leave you grinning from ear to ear and will quickly turn your visit to Jackson Hole into an annual trip.