What is the elevation of Jackson Hole?
Jackson, Wyoming, sits at an elevation of 6209 feet. In order to adjust to the high altitude, it’s important drink water as soon as you arrive and take care to stay hydrated.
What are the average seasonal temperatures in Jackson?
Jackson Hole is home to unpredictable mountain weather. During the day, summer (July, August) temperatures are usually quite warm (highs around the 80° F) with low humidity. At night, however, temperatures can drop below freezing. Winter weather is generally sunny & cold – ideal conditions for skiing! Most days, the temperature is just below freezing, but there are always a few days that drop as low as -20° F.
For all seasons of travel, it’s best to prepare for a range of temperatures and conditions by packing warm layers and waterproof outerwear.
What are some suggested activities?
Jackson Hole is an outdoor recreation paradise with access to Grand Teton National Park, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, National Elk Refuge, Snake River, and Yellowstone National Park. Opportunities for outdoor adventure include skiing, hiking, fishing, wildlife viewing, paddling and rafting, as well as parasailing, rock climbing and sleigh rides. Jackson Hole is also known for world class art galleries, shopping & restaurants.
As you are exploring the Jackson Hole area, you can download an app on your smartphone called TravelStoryGPS. This app offers tours of the area with great insight into local history, art & activities. Here is a link: Travel Story GPS Jackson Hole Tours
Are there restaurants and nightlife hotspots within walking distance?
The Lexington is surrounded by world-class restaurants within easy walking distance, including establishments that offer fine dining and ethnic cuisine, as well as burger bars, pubs and cafes. Upon your arrival, our staff can recommend and make reservations at any of the noteworthy local eateries that entice your interest. Or simply click here for a list of suggested restaurants.