Painted Buffalo Inn
Travel Blogs from Jackson
We are spending two nights in Jackson, WY so it was great not having to wake up early to set out our luggage. Today, we were scheduled for a 13 mile scenic float beginning at Pritchard Creek. The trip was described as a great way to see the beauty of the river and the geology that forms the Grand Canyon of the Snake River - without getting wet. And …
After a continental breakfast at our hotel, we headed back to Yellowstone National Park. Our first stop was the Grand Prismatic Spring Prism of Life which we had to imagine since the spring was too covered in fog to see. Then, on to Old Faithful. We arrived with about an hour to walk around the grounds before the first eruption of the famous geyser …
Here we enjoyed the town which had wooden sidewalks and swing door saloons like on a film set. There was a re-enacted shootout each evening and stage coach trips, pulled by mules, took you for a short trip around the town. A novel way to see the sights but it was only a small town and hop on/off transport hardly appropriate.
We found an …
Headed through the magnificent Grand Teton NP. .
We lunched at the lakeside restaurant - although we had a choice of eateries we chose the bar because it had fantastic views of the Tetons from both the bar and window seating. There was a large lake and marina. We chose a quick snack at the bar and the bar tender provided me taster glasses …
After a rough night, we were a little slow to get packed up and move onto Wyoming, until we realized we hit another time zone and really we were an hour behind….that really lit a fire under our butts! We drove through Salt Lake City and saw very intricate and beautiful churches and other houses of worship. The Temple was gorgeous. The mormons …
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility