With Valentine’s Day around the corner, its time to do something a little different! Instead of that box of chocolates or a bouquet of flowers (not that those are bad, maybe just predictable) step it up and take your honey on a mini-escape to the grandeur and surprise romance that lives in and around Wyoming.
Love Them in Jackson Hole
The gorgeous and breath taking views that surround the Jackson area will immediately set the stage for a romantic getaway. Start out with cozy accommodations perfect for snuggling by the fire. Stroll the Jackson Square for a little shopping then take her on an evening gondola ride to the mid-mountain restaurant, Couloir. Tell her you love her while looking out over the sparkling lights of Jackson. Get even more romantic ideas to experience in Jackson. If you are looking for secluded ski town experience, learn about Wyoming’s other ski resorts that are just as beautiful and romantic as Jackson and off the beaten path!
Cody’s Ice Festival
Melt all that ice with a fun romantic weekend adventure in Cody during the annual Cody Ice Festival held in February of each year. Join the “friendliest little ice festival in the Northern Rockies” with all day events including happy hour and benefit dinners. Romance your sweetie with a stay at the Buffalo Bill’s Irma Hotel. This historic hotel housed some of the West’s most famous figures like Annie Oakley, Calamity Jane and, of course, Buffalo Bill. This building’s thrilling history offers a classy stay along with delicious on-site restaurant options. Learn more about historic hotels throughout Wyoming.
Warm Their Hearts with Wyoming’s Hot Springs
There is nothing like a relaxing and rejuvenating soak in the natural hot springs around the state. Saratoga, Wyo. is the ultimate escape for a romantic spa getaway at the Saratoga Resort and Spa. Their diverse hot pool options including five teepee-covered pools. The hotel accommodations offer numerous fireplaces perfect for a fireside cocktail and the featherbeds are piled high to ensure ultimate comfort after your soak and spa treatments. The resort has a full service spa, golf course and microbrewery. Learn more about Saratoga and the other Wyoming hot springs like Thermopolis, Granite Hot Springs and Chief Washakie Plunge.
Outdoor Adventures Warm the Heart
Escape with your Valentine to the Laramie and Cheyenne area to experience the thrill of outdoor adventures in the spectacular Snowy Mountain Range. This giant outdoor playground hosts a wide range of activities from snowshoeing to snowmobiling. After a day of play, retreat to a cozy, secluded cabin like the ones offered by Albany Lodge, to cuddle by the fire and spend quality time while enjoying the fresh air.
No matter what direction you head in Wyoming, you’ll be able to find a unique and romantic getaway for your special valentine guaranteed to be surrounded with amazing views, and romantic activities.