Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks

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Project Description

Take in the majesty of the Tetons and the unusual sites of Yellowstone in this remote, yet popular, destination.

Show off your fully outfitted Sportsmobile in park campgrounds or get off the beaten path for some easily found solitude.

Pick up/Drop off: Jackson, Wyoming

Base: Jackson, Wyoming

[title size=”2″]Day by Day Highlights[/title]

Day 1:

Pick up your fully outfitted and stocked Sportsmobile Rental in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Stroll through the Town Square and head towards Grand Teton Park. Overnight: Discover a Jackson local’s secret with epic Teton views at the top of Shadow Mountain.

Day 2:

Explore Grand Teton Park with a boat ride across Jenny Lake and a hike to Hidden Falls (and beyond). Overnight: Signal Mountain Campground in Grand Teton Park.

Day 3:

Head into Yellowstone National Park and visit Old Faithful. Rent a bike and ride to Lone Star Geyser or go for a swim in the Firehole River. Overnight: Madison Campground in Yellowstone.

Day 4:

A busy day full of sites, including Norris Geyser Basin, Tower Fall, and the Lamar Valley on your way to the Northeast Entrance. Overnight: Slough Creek Campground in Yellowstone.

Day 5:

Head out the Northeast Entrance and drive Beartooth Pass into Red Lodge, Montana. Overnight: There are a handful of NFS campgrounds at the base of Beartooth Pass.

Day 6:

From Red Lodge head east and then south to Chief Joseph Scenic Highway via Sunlight Basin. You’ll meet back up with Beartooth Pass near Cooke City and then retrace your steps through Lamar Valley. Overnight: Mammoth Hot Springs Campground in Yellowstone.

Day 7:

Enjoy a morning soak in the Boiling River and then drive south to the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and to Yellowstone Lake. Overnight: Bridge Bay or Grant Village Campgrounds in Yellowstone.

Day 8:

Go out for a half day sea kayak tour on Lake Yellowstone and then head south back into Grand Teton National Park. Overnight: Lizard Creek Campground in Grand Teton Park.

Day 9:

Enjoy a scenic float through the park or an exciting whitewater trip through the Snake River Canyon. Overnight: Jackson KOA or The Virginian Campground (with a final dinner in Jackson and some nice warm showers).

Day 10:

Ride the Tram at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, drop the Sportsmobile at the airport, fly home, and make all your friends jealous.

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