Winter Activities

Skiing and Snowboarding

Whether you are a beginner or an expert, Jackson Hole has the snow and terrain to satisfy even the most discriminating winter enthusiast. With three local ski resorts, pristine backcountry trails and the best snow in the Rockies, the winter becomes a skiers and snowboarders paradise.

Helicopter Skiing

The ultimate skiing adventure. High Mountain Heli-Skiing transports you to any of five surrounding mountain ranges for a day of unforgettable skiing or snowboarding on fresh, untracked snow. Skiers can expect a full day of skiing at 12,000 to 15,000 vertical feet (3,658 to 4,572 meters).

Nordic Skiing

Glide through mountain meadows and snowy fields in and around Jackson Hole. Cross country skiing provides an incredible, low impact workout and also allows you a grand opportunity to explore the unspoiled landscape of Grand Teton National Park and surrounding national forest land.

Snowmobile & Snow Coach

Enjoy the breathtaking winter wonderland of Yellowstone and Jackson Hole! Unguided and guided tours to Old Faithful, Grand Canyon, Gros Ventre, Togwotee, Granite Hot Springs and the Grey’s River appeal to novice and experienced riders alike.

Snow Shoeing

Explore the tranquility of Grand Teton National Park with a local naturalist and connect to this spectacular landscape while touring beneath the Teton peaks. Learn about winter ecology while looking for animals, their tracks, and signs of life in this majestic winter environment.

Sleigh Rides

The National Elk Refuge horse-drawn sleigh rides allow you to ride alongside the country’s largest concentration of wintering elk against a backdrop of the snowcapped Tetons.


King Tubes, is a wild ride for fun-lovers of all ages. Situated at the base of Snow King Mountain, the tube park brings out the kid in all of us.

Dog Sleds

Dog sled tours offer an unforgettable outdoor adventure in spectacular scenery. Learn how to drive your own team and get acquainted with these devoted and fury friends.

Cutter Races

A locals’ favorite event, the community tailgates in Melody Ranch to catch up on mid-winter news and to have some fun! 40 cutter teams participate in 20 races. Hot food and drink from vendors will keep you warm while betting on the outcome of these exciting races.