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How to Choose Between Whitewater Rafting vs River Rafting

Rafting is a classic summer sport. Riding the river, seeing its banks from a different angle and immersing yourself in the glory of nature is an amazing way to spend the day, whether alone, with a significant other or with family. The question then becomes: which is right for you, whitewater rafting or river rafting?…

Touring Antelope Flats: What You Can Expect

Planning a trip to Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone? Make sure you don’t escape lovely Wyoming without touring Antelope Flats, one of the most majestic plains habitats in the West – if not the entire United States. If you’re looking for a wonder-filled day, you can’t do better than Antelope Flats. Why is it…

What to Do in Jackson Hole for Summertime Adventures

Summer vacation is a time-honored tradition that stretches back as far as there were humans who enjoyed migrating from one place to the next to enjoy changes in weather and scenery. So in other words, for pretty much forever. We’re no different today, which is why here at Scenic Safaris, we make it our business…

Why You Should Visit Grand Teton in Spring

Spring has a fantastic reputation. Blooms pop out, the snow starts to melt, balmy breezes make their way in as early as March – only to be swept away by late winter snows. It’s a bracing time of year redolent of Elizabethan romances and Walden-esque meditations, and nowhere is this truer than Grand Teton National…

4 Fun Facts about the Jackson Hole Airport

No matter where you’re traveling, airplanes lend an exciting sparkle to your journey that car and train rides just can’t match. The glamour of air travel hasn’t faded since the 1960s and nowhere is this truer than the small and charming flight destination here in Jackson Hole. Want to learn more about this quirky little landing strip? Here are four fun facts you didn’t know. 1. Jackson Hole Is Only a Few Hours from Everywhere in the West Whether you live in California, Nevada, Oregon or other surrounding areas, you can get to Jackson Hole in a matter of hours – half a day at most. The easy travel day means you have plenty of time to explore the beautiful wilds of parks like Yellowstone and Grand Teton, even with only a long weekend at your disposal. 2. Jackson Hole…

What to Do for St. Patrick’s Day in Jackson Hole

Wondering what to do for St. Patrick’s Day in Jackson Hole this year? Get your clover on with these leprechaun-friendly events in one of the nation’s most beautiful natural destinations. Rendezvous Festival If you’re a music lover, this is a can’t-miss destination. Located out at Teton Village, the festival kicks off at 3:30 on March…

Facts About the Grand Teton Mountains

Known for the stunning peaks that range jagged across the sky, snowcapped most of the year and still dramatic even in snowless late summer months, the Grand Tetons are a gorgeous landscape to visit any time of year. If you’re considering a trip, here are a few facts to put in your back pocket. The…

Everything You Need to Know About Snowmobiling in Jackson Hole

If you’ve always wanted to go snowmobiling but haven’t yet made the jump, it’s time you did. If you’re going to be in Jackson Hole this winter, there’s no better way to spend a frosty day than on a speeding snowmobile heading through a glistening winterscape. A little nervous? Here’s everything you need to know…

What You’ll See on your Gros Ventre Wilderness Tour

No trip to Yellowstone is complete without a trip into the heart of this magical land. Not only does it claim the distinction of first national park in the world – established in 1872 by President Ulysses S. Grant – it is also one of the largest and most diverse. This mountains-meets-plains ecosystem hosts all…

5 Things to Do in Teton Village in Winter

Home to just more than 300 people, Teton Village is an intimate Wyoming community. However, its location at the foot of the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort means that there’s always someone new to meet in this town that is frequently bustling with tourists. The winter months are a particularly busy time, as skiers come from…