“I think people want to experience something real,” said Todd Merry, chief marketing officer for Delaware North Companies, which has operations ranging from Yosemite High Sierra camping to eco-resorts at Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. “It’s almost like there’s no wild places anymore. There are more people looking for things that haven’t been done.” Read more…
The summer season is upon us, and our riding stables will soon be offering guided trail rides right here in the heart of the Tetons! Read up on what past guests have had to say about this top-ranked Jackson Hole attraction on Trip Advisor, and be sure to check out our recreation pages for more details on this popular summertime activity.
Astronomy nights are back! Don’t miss out on the chance to view galaxies, star clusters, and planets with Spring Creek Ranch’s Naturalist Department and Wyoming Stargazing’s Dr. Samuel Singer. You might even see shooting stars, sun spires, and the northern lights through a large collection of telescopes and the latest astronomy software available on your smartphone!
Learn more here.
Spring Creek Ranch’s Wolf and Bear Safari was just highlighted as an “Adventurous Alternative to an African Safari” in the travel section of the Wall Street Journal! Check out the article here, and make sure to visit our safari pages to learn more about Spring Creek Ranch’s exciting package offerings.
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.
Click here to listen to the interview. For more information on Johnson’s field guide, click here.
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.