Flying Saddle Resort
Travel Blogs from Alpine
For the whole trip I have been excited to go to our ohope neighbors who live in Ohope beach for half the year and half in Alpine Wyoming - Jack and Marion.
In the evening Marion took us elk hunting in the ranger. the ranger is a little truck with no doors and 4 wheel drive. They also have a plane parked under their house and live by a runway instead of a driveway.
It was great to stay in a house again.
My cousins from Australia ...
... to hike on a trail around Jackson Lake. Just after getting on the trail a family coming out said they had seen a bear off the trail. We kept going even though Heather and I were both thinking that we should have had some bear spray with us. We hiked about 20 minutes through the woods with some beautiful views around one end of Jackson Lake. The mosquitoes were getting increasingly bad despite our bug spray and we ...
A fabulous trip down the Snake River on rubber rafts, and on to Yellowstone National Park, and went to thermal springs. Through Grand Total National Park, which has wonderful scenery. We had a local guide at the bubbling geysers and hot springs, and there were lots of mud paint ...
Tuesday was our day in the Grand Tetons. The park is laid out north to south from Yellowstone to Jackson (aka Jackson Hole - the famous ski resort town) with the mountains to the west and a main road alongside Jackson Lake and the Snake River on the east. We headed out from the campground in Yellowstone at 0900 (we always try to get off earlier but we almost always depart at 0900 on the nose). I forgot to mention yesterday that we crossed the Continental Divide yesterday when we got to ...
... on the river current. We drove into Jackson Wyoming, found a spot at Gros Ventre Campground and spent a pleasant night. The next day we drove into Jackson Hole. We went to a nature art gallery where Bradlito sculpted a trout. We visited a fish farm, were we saw a pond full of Cutthroat Trout--I was dying to do a little fishing! We took a chair lift up the side of the mountains that surround the town and took a little hike. It was scary, but beautiful and ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center