Sat, June 17: Fly to Bozeman, Montana and transfer to Canyon Lodge in Yellowstone National Park. Explore the area at leisure before dinner at the lodge. (D)
Sun, June 18: Check out of the hotel and embark on a guided tour of the park. See the Mammoth Hot Spring Terraces, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone with the Upper and Lower Falls of the Yellowstone River, Yellowstone Lake and West Thumb areas. Conclude at Old Faithful Snow Lodge in Yellowstone National Park and check in for two nights. Dinner is included at the lodge. (B,D)
Mon, June 19: Continue touring the park with a local guide. Visit major attractions including Fountain Paint Pots, Norris Geyser Basin and the Upper Geyser Basin that includes Old Faithful. Enjoy some free time to explore at your leisure. Choose to take a tour of the historic Old Faithful Inn, hike the surrounding area or absorb the views of the famous geyser. (B,D)
Tue, June 20: Drive through Grand Teton National Park, stopping for a casual lunch before taking a guided, interpretive float trip on the Snake River. Discover the majesty of the park as you unhurriedly move along the river, learning about the wildlife, history and geology of the area from your guide. The most prominent and impressive peaks in the Teton Range are ever present as you enjoy the beautiful scenery and view wildlife within the heart of the park. Continue to Jackson, Wyoming and check into the The Lexington at Jackson Hole for two nights. Evening and dinner at leisure. (B,L)
Wed, June 21: Your hotel is conveniently located in the center of town making it easy to spend the morning exploring on your own. Transfer to Jackson Hole Mountain Resort to take the tram up Rendezvous Mountain. At the top, see the incredible 360-degree views of Jackson Hole, the Snake River Valley, Grand Teton National Park and the staggering summit of the park. This evening, travel by horse-drawn covered wagon through the beautiful Cache Creek Canyon in Bridger-Teton National Forest. Upon arriving at the camp enjoy a cowboy-style, Dutch-oven dinner, complete with great western music and entertainment. (B,D)
Thu, June 22: Check out of the hotel and transfer to the airport in Jackson, Wyoming for your flight to home. (B)
Canyon Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Located on the east side of the park near the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River, Canyon Lodge features five new, sustainable lodge buildings. Highlights: comfortable guestrooms with private baths in-room telephones, coffee makers and refrigerators Internet access (fees apply) restaurant cafeteria deli gift store. There are no TVs or A/C available in park lodging.
Old Faithful Snow Lodge, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Completed in 1999, the Snow Lodge is located in the heart of Old Faithful Village near the visitor center and Old Faithful Geyser. Highlights: guestrooms with private, full bathrooms and western-style furnishings in-room telephones, coffee makers and mini-refrigerators Internet access (fees apply) full service dining room quick service grill gift store. There are no TVs or A/C available in park lodging.
The Lexington at Jackson Hole, Jackson, Wyoming
This boutique hotel is just steps away from historic downtown Jackson and half a block from a stop for the free town shuttle. Highlights: spacious guestrooms with premium beds in-room coffee/tea makers, microwaves and mini-refrigerators complimentary high-speed Internet restaurant indoor swimming pool and hot tub.