5 Things to Do in Jackson Hole with Kids This Summer

Got some kids in tow to entertain? You’re in luck – Jackson Hole boasts some of the best family-friendly activities in the state, and we’re in the perfect spot to access them all. Kids of all ages will enjoy romping around our wide open spaces, taking in the town activities and saddling up for some true wild-west adventures. Grab the fam and get ready to create some memorable moments and insta-worthy clips with our top picks of things to do in Jackson Hole with kids.


5 Things to Do in Jackson Hole with Kids This Summer


Zip Lines and Rope Courses at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Jackson Hole Grand Adventure Park

Whether your kids are into rough and rowdy activities, or just love swinging from the trees, the Zip Lines and Rope Courses at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort are the perfect spot to spend the day up high! Suspended 25 feet above the ground, the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort zip line course includes balance beams, cargo nets, and other obstacles. Ages 12 and up can enjoy an expansive ropes and zipline course that’s fun for the whole family.

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort also offers camps, free concerts and loads of other kid-approved activities.

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Whitewater Rafting at Dave Hansen

Whitewater Rafting with Dave Hansen

Take your little adventurers out for a day on the water, and have a family adventure worth talking about! All ages are welcome as the Dave Hansen Whitewater Rafting adventures are created specifically with kids in mind. Twenty seven daily trips, several different time options, and five different types of rafting trips makes this a must-experience Jackson Hole activity.

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Bar T 5 Covered Wagon Cookouts

Bar T5 Covered Wagon Cookouts

Channel your inner cowboys & cowgirls with a real-life wagon cookout. The Bar T 5 Covered Wagon Cookouts are perfect for the whole family, and will allow your kiddos the thrill of being guided through the Cache Creek Canyon and onto their destination for a home cooked, hearty, wild-west lunch. Get up close and personal with a true Wyoming adventure – book your adventure at the Bar T 5!

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Teton Village Trail Rides

Teton Village Trail Rides

Is there any better thrill than being high on the back of a gentle giant? For the animal lovers in your family, get on over to Teton Village Trail Rides. Teton Village offers half-, one- and two-hour rides on the Snake River Ranch. Breathe in the fresh air while you and the kids enjoy spending time with some gentle horses and fantastic trail guides. Head back to town for a fantastic lunch and some well-deserved downtime. (We highly recommend a dip in our heated pool after a day on the trails)

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National Museum of Wild life Art

National Museum of Wildlife Art

For a more scenic day, spend some time down at the Jackson Hole Museum of Wildlife Art. This museum has a beautiful collection of wildlife-inspired artwork that aims to help us all better appreciate the relationship we have with our planet’s wildlife. Check out their Featured Exhibit for a closer look at the secret life of Wyoming’s wildlife, or check out the kid-friendly museum exhibits for some interactive fun!

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There’s so much more to see and do in Jackson Hole with the family – this is just the tip of the iceberg. Let our Wise Guides come up with the perfect custom itinerary for some serious family fun!

Mountain Modern Motel Guestroom - Deluxe Rooms with Platform Bunks

Our motel is smack dab in the middle of all the fun to be had. The kids will love our bunk rooms and our heated indoor pool (the adults will too), and the adults will love all our storage space (you know, for the 6 pieces of luggage, 4 backpacks, 2 snack bags, countless souvenirs, and whatever else you loaded into the car).

Book your room direct with us and save 10% this summer!