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The community, the valley and the lake were all named after mountain man, trapper and trader, David Jackson. Approximately four miles north of Jackson, to the east off US 26-89-191, upheavals of mountains and erosion have produced an interesting formation. The works of nature have created a "Sleeping Indian," complete with mouth, nose, flowing headdress and folded arms across the chest. With a sharp eye and a little imagination you can see the Indian on the horizon. The National Elk Refuge, northeast of Jackson, provides a home for thousands of elk each winter. Visitors can take sleigh rides among the elk from mid-December through April.

Jackson Hole is encompassed on all sides by mountain barriers. The hole - or valley - is 48 miles long and for the most part, six to eight miles wide, embracing an area of approximately 400 square miles. It lies a few miles west of the Continental Divide and occupies the central portion of the headwaters of the Snake River. Mountain streams converge radically toward it from the surrounding highlands, and the Snake River receives these as it flows through the valley.  With so many mountain ranges within a stone’s throw,

Jackson is a hub of outdoor recreation opportunity. Wildlife watching is easy here; elk, deer, and many other small mammals can be found throughout the valley. A plethora of bird species hangs in the valley throughout the year including various ducks, geese and even swans. As it is with mountain ranges, skiing is the major winter pastime andJackson Hole Mountain ResortSnow King and Grand Targhee all offer an excellent skiing experience and accommodations.

Don't Miss: The famed Elk Horn Gates that lead into the town's lovely, tree-shaded town square where locals come to relax.

 

Population: 8,647
Elevation: 5672
Region: Northwest

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Town of Jackson Hole
National Elk Refuge
Togwotee Pass
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  • Flat Creek Inn-5th Night FREE!

    Flat Creek Inn-5th Night FREE!

    Stay four nights, get the 5th night free!

    Offer Dates >November 04 - June 06, 2015

  • Flat Creek Inn--Bed & Sled!

    Flat Creek Inn--Bed & Sled!

    We are offering 2 Snowmobile packages to Old Faithful this Winter:

    Offer Dates >December 01 - March 24, 2015

  • Flat Creek Inn---Stay & Sleigh

    Flat Creek Inn---Stay & Sleigh

    Come Stay and Sleigh with us at the Flat Creek Inn located 1 mile North of Jackson, Wyoming across from the National Elk Refuge.

    Offer Dates >December 15 - April 04, 2015

  • Stay 3 Get 1 FREE!

    Stay 3 Get 1 FREE!

    Stay 3, Get 1 Free! Book a 4 night stay with us and we will give you the last night for free! Take your time enjoying all Jackson Hole has to offer. Availability limited, book your stay today!

    Offer Dates >December 12 - May 14, 2015

  • Inn on the Creek

    Inn on the Creek

    When you book four nights, receive the 5th night free at Inn on the Creek.

    Offer Dates >January 01 - April 05, 2015

  • Parkway Inn

    Parkway Inn

    This winter, receive 30%* OFF your total for stays of any length!

    Offer Dates >December 05 - April 06, 2015

  • Wort Hotel

    Wort Hotel

    Stay 3 nights, save 15%. Stay 4 or more nights, save 20%.

    Offer Dates >December 01 - April 05, 2015

  • Lexington

    Lexington

    Book early and enjoy "suite" rates as low as $104/night*!

    Offer Dates >November 27 - April 06, 2015

  • Teton Mountain Lodge Breakfast

    Teton Mountain Lodge Breakfast

    This winter, receive a complimentary $30 breakfast credit and 20% off your total* at Teton Mountain Lodge and Spa.

    Offer Dates >November 27 - April 05, 2015

  • Ranch Inn

    Ranch Inn

    This winter, when you book 3 nights, receive the 4th night free!

    Offer Dates >November 29 - April 05, 2015

  • Anglers Inn

    Anglers Inn

    Book a minimum 2 night stay and receive the 3rd night free!

    Offer Dates >November 28 - April 30, 2015

  • Spring Creek Ranch

    Spring Creek Ranch

    This winter, when you book 4 nights lodging, you will receive the 5th and 6th nights free.

    Offer Dates >November 20 - April 30, 2015

  • White Buffalo Club

    White Buffalo Club

    Availability is limited and restrictions apply. Price is based on double occupancy and applies to all unit types. New reservations only. Valid dates of travel: December 19, 2014 – March 21, 2015. Book by March 21, 2015.

    Offer Dates >December 19 - March 21, 2015

  • Alpenholf Lodge

    Alpenholf Lodge

    This winter, book a six-night stay and get the seventh night free!

    Offer Dates >November 19 - April 06, 2015

  • Alpine House

    Alpine House

    Stay at the Alpine House in downtown Jackson, and receive your fourth night free!

    Offer Dates >February 01 - March 31, 2015