We’ve been asked many times about what to pack when traveling to Grand Teton National Park. While packing for any National Park isn’t overly difficult, it helps to know a few tips and tricks ahead of your trip. A little preparation will make sure you can spend your precious vacation time enjoying yourself instead of heading to nearby Jackson, WY to pick up supplies that you should have grabbed before you entered the park!
Here are a few of the things that we think are “must haves” when planning a trip to Grand Teton National Park!
While Grand Teton draws in over 3 million visitors each year, it is mind boggling how many people just “pass through” on the way to its bigger brother (Yellowstone National Park), which sits just to the north. There is so much to see here, that an adventurous family could easily spend an entire week of exploration and still have things left on their list.
Here are some tips on how to plan a trip to Grand Teton National Park as well as what to do while you are there.
Just Go to Grand Teton National Park - Hiking the Cascade Canyon Trail (with Hidden Falls and Inspiration Point)
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U.S. National Parks are famous for their incredible scenery. Some of the most iconic views, like Tunnel View can be seen from a parking lot. However, you’d be missing out if you didn’t lace up your hiking boots and leave the pavement and boardwalks to see these gorgeous vistas!