Wyoming Yellowstone & Grand Teton Multi-Adventure Tour

Geothermal Wonders, Epic Wildlife & Untamed Beauty


See Montana and Wyoming's most magnificent natural wonders on this spectacular adventure through two celebrated National Parks: Yellowstone and Grand Teton. Experience rugged wilderness, incredible geothermal features, and enigmatic wildlife in the company of expert guides who bring the parks to life. See herds of bison, and maybe even spot a bear or a wolf! Witness Yellowstone's geysers, such as Old Faithful, blow off some steam and learn about the subterranean supervolcano that fuels them. Stay active with a mix of hiking, kayaking, and rafting on the Snake River. Iconic natural wonders to popular and hidden park attractions, take in the very best of this wild region!

7 Days

From: $4,945

See Montana and Wyoming's most magnificent natural wonders on this spectacular adventure through two celebrated National Parks: Yellowstone and Grand Teton. Experience rugged wilderness, incredible geothermal features, and enigmatic wildlife in the company of expert guides who bring the parks to life. See herds of bison, and maybe even spot a bear or a wolf! Witness Yellowstone's geysers, such as Old Faithful, blow off some steam and learn about the subterranean supervolcano that fuels them. Stay active with a mix of hiking, kayaking, and rafting on the Snake River. Iconic natural wonders to popular and hidden park attractions, take in the very best of this wild region!

Highlights


  • Hike and paddle your way through the incredible natural wonders of Yellowstone and Grand Teton

  • Spot free-roaming bison and marvel at Yellowstone's legendary Old Faithful geyser

  • Relax at charming inns and lodges, and soak up the Western mountain-town feel of Bozeman and Jackson Hole

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Wyoming Yellowstone & Grand Teton Multi-Adventure

Start: Bozeman, Montana  End: Jackson, Wyoming

Start/End locations may vary. Do not book flights until your trip details are confirmed.

Itinerary


  • Arrive in Bozeman

    Day 1

    Welcome to Bozeman, Montana a historic gateway town on the edge of forest and mountain wilderness. Upon arrival in Bozeman, take a complimentary shuttle transfer to the hotel. Meet up with the group for orientation and a welcome dinner.

    Accommodation: Best Western Plus GranTree

    Meals: Dinner

  • Journey to Yellowstone & Hike Scenic Trails

    Day 2

    Rise for breakfast and head south to Yellowstone with a quick stop at the historic Roosevelt Arch - the park's original entrance - on the way. An exciting afternoon awaits as you explore the steaming terraces of Mammoth Hot Springs. Be on the lookout for elk and bison. Then head to the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone to view Upper and Lower Falls, and hike a scenic trail along the rim of the canyon. In the evening check into your park accommodations for the next two nights.

    Accommodation: Canyon Lodge & Cabins

    Activity: 3-4 hours/3-5 miles hiking at 7,640' elevation (multiple trails - longest hike 2.5 miles)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • See Old Faithful & Grand Prismatic Spring

    Day 3

    After breakfast, head out to explore some of Yellowstone's 10,000 geothermal features, including the iconic Old Faithful geyser, with its predictable eruptions every 60 to 110 minutes. Then see bubbling mudpots and steamvents, and be awestruck by a Technicolor wonderland of hot springs and the spectacular Grand Prismatic Spring. Along the way, spot abundant wildlife in the striking sub-alpine Hayden Valley, home to bison, elk, moose, bears, eagles, and wolves.

    Accommodation: Canyon Lodge & Cabins

    Activity: 3-5 hours/4-5 miles hiking at 7,375' elevation (multiple trails - longest hike 3 miles)

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Kayak Yellowstone Lake & Scenic Drive to Grand Teton

    Day 4


    Today you'll enjoy a special kayaking adventure on Yellowstone Lake, the largest lake in the country above 7,000 feet! After a safety briefing, paddle along the shoreline to West Thumb Geyser Basin, where there are many geothermal features on land and under water. Continue on to the remote Potts Geyser Basin, rarely seen by park visitors. Enjoy a secluded beach picnic before returning to the marina in the early afternoon. Next, take a scenic journey through Grand Teton National Park to Teton Village our home for the next three nights.

    Accommodation: Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa

    Activity: 5 hours kayaking

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Dawn Wildlife Safari, Raft the Snake River & Explore Jackson Hole

    Day 5

    Wake for an optional wildlife safari in and around Grand Teton National Park. The animals are most active at dawn and dusk, taking advantage of the cooler temperatures. Throughout the morning you may observe black bears, elk, moose, wolves, mule deer, trumpeter swans, and bald eagles. After an early lunch head out for a fun whitewater rafting adventure on the Snake River, through the Snake River Canyon. Be prepared to paddle exciting Class I to Class III rapids! Learn from your guides as they point out the unique geological features of the canyon and watch for river otters, osprey and bald eagles along the way. After rafting, the rest of the day is on your own to spend time at the spa or take in the relaxed mountain-town vibe of Jackson before enjoying dinner on your own.

    Accommodation: Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa

    Activity: Dawn wildlife viewing, 3-4 hours rafting

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

  • Explore Jenny Lake, Hike Inspiration Point & Visit the Famous Moulton Barn

    Day 6

    After breakfast, head into Grand Teton National Park for a day of outdoor adventure. The day begins with a short drive and scenic ferry ride on Jenny Lake across the lake to our trailhead. Our hike provides spectacular views of Jenny Lake, a cascading waterfall and the majestic mountains of Grand Teton. This afternoon we will explore Jackson Lake and later the famous Moulton Barns where photographers from around the world stop to capture the iconic historical structures with the Teton Range in the background. Celebrate your adventure with a farewell dinner in town this evening.

    Accommodation: Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa

    Activity: 3-4 hours/2-4 miles hiking with 450' elevation gain

    Transportation: 15-minute boat ride

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Top of the World Tram Ride & Depart Jackson

    Day 7

    Enjoy a final breakfast and optional tram ride to the "Top of the World" for a short hike with staggering 360-degree views of the Tetons, surrounding mountains and Jackson Hole Valley. Before transferring to the Jackson Hole Airport for homebound flights.

    Activity: Optional aerial tram ride & .5 miles hiking

    Meals: Breakfast

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Dates & Prices


  • 2023
  • Go Private
  • Go Custom
  • Inclusions

2023

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Dreaming of an adventure designed exclusively for you? With insider access and decades of experience, our travel experts create custom tailored adventures that are perfect for families, couples, and large groups. MT Sobek's custom adventures are designed to our exacting standards and led by our award-winning adventure guides.

When to start planning? Earlier is always better when designing a custom trip. More time allows for better availability of preferred accommodations, guides and your desired activities. Ideally, start the conversation with us at least 6 months before you want to travel. If you are looking for a custom trip that departs within three months, chances are greatly diminished in securing requested accommodations and the best guides.

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Inclusions

Price Includes


  • Expertise and services of our experienced adventure guides
  • All accommodations as noted in the itinerary
  • All breakfasts, almost all lunches and dinners as noted in the itinerary
  • Snacks and water between meals
  • Additional experts
  • Comprehensive Trip Planner with detailed pre-trip information
  • Guided tours at select attractions as noted in the itinerary
  • Special events and other select attractions as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All gratuities at hotels and restaurants
  • Equipment and experienced guides for activities as described in the itinerary
  • Park and other entry fees (unless otherwise noted)
  • Fares for trains, ferries and other modes of travel as listed in the itinerary
  • Select transfers as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Baggage transfers and porterage

Price Does Not Include


  • International airfare, airport taxes, and excess baggage fees
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Gratuities for MT Sobek guides
  • Travel Protection Program
  • Personal expenses

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Your Guides


The best people to immerse you in a destination are the ones who live there, which is why we feature local Adventure Guides on our trips. Here are a few that you might meet on this adventure.

Rachel Urban

Rachel Urban

Rachel began her guiding career in 1994, and has led trips throughout the US Southwest and the Canadian Rockies for the past 10 years. Rachel is an avid outdoor enthusiast, and her favorite pursuits are hiking, mountain biking, and white-water rafting. When Rachel is not on the road leading adventures she can be found relaxing in Bali, surfing, doing yoga and rejuvenating.

Joel Clark

Joel Clark

Never without his old battered hat, given to him by his grandfather, Joel Clark has an addiction to the wide open spaces of the West. He has hiked the Pacific Crest Trail, the Continental Divide Trail, the Appalachian Trail, and charted his own cross-country trek across the Mojave Desert totaling some 8,000 miles. Joel is an experienced guide, leading adventure tours and horse riding expeditions through the canyon lands of Southern Utah for nearly 10 years. When he gets out his guitar around the campfire, bring a handkerchief because you're going to hear some soulful old cowboy songs.

Brad Indy Holmes

Brad Indy Holmes

Growing up in the Adirondack region of upstate New York, Indy was embedded with the love of the outdoors and desire for exploration. Now married for over 30 years with two adult children out doing their own thing for nearly 5 years, he decided to change life plans and travel the country to look, learn, explore, and enjoy life on a new level. And level up he did! Indy has been able to hike all over the US including tackling the Appalachian Trail, take on class 5 whitewater rapids, and throws in marathons when he's able to. So far, he's completed marathons in 30 different states. Even with all these adventures, his desire to explore and journey to new places is continuously growing. Adding guests to his ventures only heightens the travel experience where he can share in his knowledge and love of the outdoors.

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Activity Level


This trip is rated activity level 2. Hikes consist of several easy to moderate trails on most days. You should have a good level of fitness and feel comfortable hiking 3 to 5 hours a day, with multiple breaks. You will also spend 5 hours kayaking and three to four hours rafting Class II - III rapids, but no previous experience is required.
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Activity Snapshot

Day 2

3-4 hours/3-5 miles hiking at 7,640' elevation (multiple trails - longest hike 2.5 miles)

Day 3

3-5 hours/4-5 miles hiking at 7,375' elevation (multiple trails - longest hike 3 miles)

Day 4

5 hours kayaking

Day 5

Dawn wildlife viewing, 3-4 hours rafting

Day 6

3-4 hours/2-4 miles hiking with 450' elevation gain

Day 7

Optional aerial tram ride & .5 miles hiking

Accommodations


A variety of comfortable and ideally located accommodations, including the stunning Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa.

Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa
Teton Mountain Lodge & Spa

Teton Mountain Lodge is located in Teton Village, just one mile from Grand Teton National Park, 11 miles from downtown Jackson and slopeside at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. The full-service resort combines the warmth of a cozy mountain lodge with alpine elegance and modern decor. The lodge features a variety of accommodations, yet all are beautifully appointed with pillow top mattresses and comfortable furnishings. After a day of exploring, SpaTerre offers a quiet respite where you can relax and recharge. The indoor and outdoor pools and five hot tubs provide the ideal place for adventurers, couples and families to unwind. Spur Restaurant and Bar serves up exceptional cuisine, signature cocktails, and local brews in a vibrant atmosphere.

Canyon Lodge & Cabins
Canyon Lodge & Cabins

Canyon Lodge and Cabins is located on the east side of Yellowstone National Park near the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River. The sprawling property offers a variety of accommodations including five new lodge buildings. All room types are modest and provide a true National Park Lodge experience. While there is no television or air conditioning at the property, internet is available in some public spaces. Canyon Village features a variety of dining options as well as the Canyon Visitor Education Center which focuses on Yellowstone's infamous supervolcano.

Best Western Plus GranTree
Best Western Plus GranTree

Ideally located just one mile from historic downtown Bozeman, the Best Western Plus GranTree Inn, features comfortable accommodations. The Inn also offers a complimentary airport and local shuttle, indoor pool and hot tub and an onsite restaurant and cocktail lounge.

Weather


Expect sunny days with temps in the 60 — 80°Fs. Nighttime temps can drop into the 40°Fs. Always be prepared for rain showers.

 
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Grand Teton Nationl Park 
High
Low
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Grand Teton Nationl Park
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36
77
41
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39
66
32
Yellowstone National Park 
High
Low
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Yellowstone National Park
62
31
72
36
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33
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26

FAQs


In regard to volcanic activity, is it safe to visit Yellowstone?

Yes, scientists do not have any indication of an imminent eruption, or any eruption, at this time.

How close can I get to wild animals in the National Parks?

You should stay at least 100 yards away from bears and wolves and at least 25 yards away from other large mammals.

What kind of physical shape do I need to be in for this trip?

Regular exercise before any outdoors trip will add to your enjoyment, but this trip is geared towards anyone in good health and an active lifestyle.

What wildlife do you typically see?

We often see bison, moose, elk, mule deer, coyotes, trumpeter swans, and bald eagles throughout the year. Each new season brings a wide variety of mammal and birds species and on any given day.

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