Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks
June 29 to July 7, 2017
Jackson's Hole, River Trip, Cody WY and Buffalo Bill Historical Center
Day 1 - Arrive in Jackson’s Hole, Wyoming. Accessible transfer to our hotel in the town of Jackson. Get acquainted/re-acquainted dinner. Stay 1 night.
Day 2 - Today we drive through Yellowstone National Park, on our way to Cody, Wyoming. A dramatic drive, with plenty of scenic stops along the way. Stay two nights.
Day 3 - Much of the day at world-renowned Buffalo Bill Historical Center, housing five large museums/ galleries, including original works of Charlie Russell and Frederick Remington.
Later, you'll have the option to travel a few miles out of town to the Japanese internment camp known as the Heart Mountain Relocation Center, which includes a fine interpretive trail describing this should never-be-forgotten story. You'll also have free time to roam in downtown Cody.
Day 4 - To Yellowstone, today, via the most remote corner of Yellowstone country and through the Lamar Valley, where wolves began their recent recovery, and other large animals abound. Stay 1 night at Canyon Lodge.
Day 6 - We explore the Old Faithful area today, viewing geysers, hot springs, and buffalo.
Day 7 - Return to Jackson, touring Grand Teton National Park. This evening you’ll be on your own for eating, to enjoy the town square, take in a show, or just relax.
Day 8 - Today includes an unforgettable river trip on the Snake River (no white water), under the Teton Mountains. Then, we’ll return to Jackson for some free time. Farewell dinner.