Travel Blogs from Jackson
We left Colter Bay around 7:30 am. Rainy and 53 degrees. We were told of an area where the bears were in the morning, so we drove there on the way out of the park. No luck; still no bears. So we just stopped on the road and ate leftover corned beef hash and eggs for breakfast.
We stopped at Jenny Lake. It is a glacial lake that is 250 feet …
We had a slow moving morning. No one wanted to leave our lovely KOA campsite, next to the river but we had reservations in Jackson! And we'd heard all sorts of neat things about it. So we hit the road. The drive, again was incredible. As the Tetons came into view, we were struck with its majestic beauty. It was breathtaking. We took a little detour …
We're here in Jackson Hole, and today headed into Grand Teton National Park which is truly stunning. The mountains and lakes are beautiful. On the way back we came across a large herd of buffalo, some of them on the road. Dinner tonight in the 76 year old Million Dollar Bar, with a local beer and (shhh) a Buffalo Burger! Off on an 8-hr wildlife discovery day tomorrow, starting at 0630! Hope to see bears, elk and the large but elusive ...
... drained while taking antibiotics. The amount of fluid removed from his knee has been less every week so we were hoping he was on the mend. But it has been two weeks since it was last drained so The knee has swelled up again. It has really debilitated him from doing any strenuous or long hikes - thus the decision to do the rafting trip noted above. This also makes us realize that we will need to cancel our plans to hike into the bottom of the Grand Canyon next week. We were nervous ...
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I've enjoyed a couple of relaxed days in the Jackson Hole area. The Tetons are fantastic - morning, afternoon, evening, and night. When I'm finished with today's travelblog, I'll head north in the direction of Yellowstone. I doubt that WiFi signals can be intercepted inside the park, so you will probably hear from me next time, when I'm out of the park and somewhere in Montana. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
The sites are packed in like sardines, the staff is useless, the pool has no shade and is too deep for little kids to stand in, and the bathrooms are few and far between. A major disappointment.
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