Grand Teton Mountains, Idaho
Grand Teton Idaho is a great place to go to enjoy the outdoors! Particularly, this Sundance Vacations destination is known for its fishing. Trout is the big papa you can reel in here, although there are other fish too! Fish over an ancient volcano under the waters or join a fishing tour where you can experience dozens of sections on the river to fish until your heart is content. Besides fishing, the area offers great golfing, rock climbing, plane rides, and more!
Things to Do in the Teton Mountains
- Fishing -
Apparently no one does it better than Teton Valley Lodge, according to their 5-out-of-5 star rating and Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor! Right in the middle of a fly fishing wonderland, fishermen reel in amazing catches. You can fish over an ancient volcano and collect all the trout your heart desires. There's over 25 different sections to cast a line on the river and the staff is friendly and knowledgeable, making tours and day trips exciting and adventurous!
- Plane Rides -
Idaho is known for its gorgeous scenic mountains. How would you like to see the view from the clouds? Many travelers visit Teton Aviation Center to experience a unique perspective ofunique perspective of the geology. One of their experienced glider pilots will tow you high into the heart of Teton Range and release you for a motor-less flight. You'll glide back to the Airport and enjoy a leisurely coast full of breathtaking sights! They also have airplane rides available for up to seven passengers!
Enjoy Jackson Hole's tours where you can see scenic beauty, wildlife, history, and photographic opportunities combine to make our professionally guided tours a very popular vacation experience.
Find the perfect tour for your group, whether you're visiting in the summer or winter
- Drive-In Theater -
The Spud Drive-In Theater is a nice spot to relive the old days when people went to theaters outside. The snack bar serves homemade burgers, fries and shakes, and they keep the grounds very clean. This vintage stop is fun for families to kick back in their car or on the grass!
- Golfing -
The Links Golf Course is nestled in a pasture and offers beautiful greens for golfing! The course is said to be challenging, but it's perfect for both experienced and casual golfers. It's also said to be very affordable and the best deal on golfing around.
- Rock Climbing -
The best family activity in the Grand Tetons is rock climbing in Boulder Town, a collection of large boulders in a beautiful, forest setting near Spring Lake. Jackson Hole Mountain guides can provide all the necessary equipment and a guide. A Dowd favorite activity!
Weather in Idaho is always unpredictable! Be prepared to dress for anywhere between 80 to 40 degrees! Take a sneak peak at the top of the page for the average weather high and lows during the month you'll be visiting our Sundance Vacations destination in Idaho. Always be prepared to face the elements, rain and wind can come out of no where, so a water resistant jacket or bag might be a good investment. For the colder times of the year, layering can be your friend and during the warmer seasons, still play it safe and bring a long sleeved shirt or light sweater in case the temperatures dip at night. If you're going to be outdoors a lot, boots and an extra pair of socks are a great idea. A lot of travelers suggest bringing a hat too to block out some sun on those bright days. For more packing tips, watch our Sundance Vacations Packing Tips video!
Some travelers just opt to take taxis from their Sundance Vacations destination to other areas nearby. Travelers can fly to Jackson, Wyoming (JAC) which is serviced by American, United, Delta and Frontier airlines. Check out this article on our Sundance Vacations Blog for some tips on how you could save money on a rental car.
Transportation to Destination
- Taxi Drive to Victor
- Bus Ride to Rexburg
- Drive to Jackson Hole WY
- Drive to Jefferson
- Bus Ride to Idaho Falls
- Drive to Pocatello
- Bus Ride to Salmon
Amount of Time
- 10 Minutes
- 53 Minutes
- 1 Hour 25 Minutes
- 1 Hour 12 Minutes
- 1 Hour 18 Minutes
- 2 Hours 4 Minutes
- 3 Hours 26 Minutes
- Idaho is known as the gem state because they have discovered 72 different kinds of precious and semi-precious stones here!
- This state has the most rivers! With 3,100 miles of water, it's the most out of all the states.
- You know Idaho is associated with growing potatoes (they grow 1/3 of America's supply!), but did you know they also produce the most trout and lentils?
- Idaho is home to Hell's Canyon, the deepest gorge in the U.S.
- Some towns are haunted! Check out Silver City and Custer if you're interested.