8 days in Jackson, Yellowstone National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

8 days in Jackson, Yellowstone National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  11 h 30 min
1
Jackson
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Vancouver

1
night
Jackson

Jackson ©
The town of Jackson serves as a base for trips to the nearby Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, National Elk Refuge, and several ski resorts.
On the 19th (Sat), see where the action happens at Jackson Hole Rodeo.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Jackson trip maker app.

Vancouver, Canada to Jackson is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Vancouver in August, Jackson is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.
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Jackson Hole Rodeo ©
Jackson Hole Rodeo

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Family-friendly places like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs, hike along Artist Point, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Washburn.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park takes 2 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Jackson in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 24°C and lows reach 3°C. On the 24th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Mammoth Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Hot Springs
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, learn something new at Family History Library, thendon't miss a visit to Temple Square, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Art at the Main Gallery.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Salt Lake City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. In August, Salt Lake City is much hotter than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Room Escape Games
Family History Library ©
Family History Library

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