Backpacking/Camping in Jackson Hole, WY

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  1. Take a short, mellow hike along Green River Lake to Slide Creek Falls, then through lush meadows to a steep section of switchbacks along Slide Creek to reach Slide Lake, one of the hidden gems of the Bridger Wilderness.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    41.5 miles
    Duration
    Though this hike could be done in a day, it's much more enjoyable to spend the night at Slide Lake.
  2. The Gros Ventres might not be as famous as the Tetons, but they are a vaster range.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    22.8 miles
    Duration
    If you run, it'll take perhaps five hours to get there. If you make it a leisurely hike, it'll take three days, including an overnight at Turquoise Lake.
  3. Alaska Basin is a favorite among many Jackson Hole locals. Whether taking advantage of some of the wonderful camping spots with an overnight trip, or simply going out for a long day hike or run, you're sure to find something to suit your fancy in this gorgeous wilderness area.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    18.3 miles
    Duration
    9-11 hours
  4. Shadow Mountain offers some of the best views of the Tetons and provides excellent backpacking, hiking, and mountain biking opportunities.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    5.2 miles
    Duration
    Overnight
  5. The 9-mile hike to Dunanda Falls is relatively flat and easy, as well as beautiful, and the falls themselves are some of the most majestic in the world.

    Difficulty
    1 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    46.0 miles
    Duration
    1-2 Days
  6. Icefloe Lake is the highest of all Grand Teton's lakes, and its beauty—outstanding for any altitude—is icing on the cake.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    16.8 miles
    Duration
    1 day to multiple days
  7. The Cirque of the Towers is a truly special destination with world-class climbing, hiking, and backpacking.

    Difficulty
    4 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    90.8 miles
    Duration
    1-4 Days
  8. This 32-mile route along the beautiful Bechler River is one of the best ways to experience Yellowstone National Park. Though there are some logistical issues, hiking this trail is totally worth it- a great way to get away from the crowds and into the wilderness.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    54.9 miles
    Duration
    2-4 Days
  9. This 45-mile route takes hikers and backpackers through one of the world's most spectacular mountain ranges and makes sure to showcase all of the very best features and landmarks along the way.

    Difficulty
    3 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    20.3 miles
    Duration
    2-5 days
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