Yellowstone Family Trip

Yellowstone Family Trip

Adventure - 10 yrs+

Join Wilderness Adventures on this unique family adventure! This special trip is a new and exciting way to discover Yellowstone National Park with your family. With the support of several Wilderness Adventures trip leaders and kayak specialists, you will have the opportunity to explore this enchanting part of the country by kayak, away from the crowds. Your backcountry sea kayak adventure will provide memories to last a lifetime, but if that’s not enough, we also have exciting adventures in and around Jackson Hole including whitewater rafting and hiking. This is designed as a family trip for students with an accompanying parent or guardian.

8 Days

$2,345

  • August 1st - August 8th
  • Jackson Hole, WY

Day 1

Arrive in Jackson Hole! Families will fly or drive into Jackson Hole on day 1. People will be arriving throughout the day. Our first official event will be dinner on the first evening. We will be camping just south of the town of Jackson Hole in a beautiful and quiet area. Wilderness Adventures is happy to provide sleeping bags and sleeping pads for anyone who does not have this equipment. WA will also provide all of the camping tents!

Day 2

We will stretch our legs a bit on day 2, exploring Granite Hot Springs near Jackson Hole. This beautiful hike will give us the opportunity to see some gorgeous landscapes and maybe encounter some famous Jackson Hole wildlife!

Day 3

Time to give our legs a rest and hit the water on this exhilarating day of whitewater rafting. With our whitewater rafting guides, we will load into rafts and head down the Snake River! Always a highlight on WA trips, this activity is sure to delight all of our participants!

Following our whitewater rafting trip, we will head up to Colter Bay in Grand Teton National Park. We will stay here for the night, enjoying a comfortable night in cabins with beds!

Day 4

While we will explore Yellowstone from the water, there are some must-see areas that cannot be accessed by kayak. We will spend this day exploring those special areas of Yellowstone that you’ll want to see on foot. After a day of exploring, we will head to our next campground and prepare for a very early morning of kayaking.

Day 5 - 7

On this 3 day, 2 night adventure, we will head out on Yellowstone Lake for sea kayaking! Getting to explore Yellowstone in this unique way will make for many memorable moments. We will escape the crowds on the water! Camping each night, our days will start very early to avoid potential afternoon weather or choppy water. Finish our kayaking early each day will give us a chance to rest, explore, and enjoy time at our campsite each afternoon and evening.

Day 7

We will finish our sea kayaking section on day 7 and head back into Jackson Hole where comfortably appointed hotel rooms will be waiting for us! We will enjoy a bit of Jackson Hole this evening for our celebration banquet dinner.

Day 8

Families will depart from Jackson Hole on day 8. Or extend your vacation and spend some time exploring this beautiful area on your own!

Day 1

Arrive in Jackson Hole! Families will fly or drive into Jackson Hole on day 1. People will be arriving throughout the day. Our first official event will be dinner on the first evening. We will be camping just south of the town of Jackson Hole in a beautiful and quiet area. Wilderness Adventures is happy to provide sleeping bags and sleeping pads for anyone who does not have this equipment. WA will also provide all of the camping tents!

Day 2

We will stretch our legs a bit on day 2, exploring Granite Hot Springs near Jackson Hole. This beautiful hike will give us the opportunity to see some gorgeous landscapes and maybe encounter some famous Jackson Hole wildlife!

Day 3

Time to give our legs a rest and hit the water on this exhilarating day of whitewater rafting. With our whitewater rafting guides, we will load into rafts and head down the Snake River! Always a highlight on WA trips, this activity is sure to delight all of our participants!

Following our whitewater rafting trip, we will head up to Colter Bay in Grand Teton National Park. We will stay here for the night, enjoying a comfortable night in cabins with beds!

Day 4

While we will explore Yellowstone from the water, there are some must-see areas that cannot be accessed by kayak. We will spend this day exploring those special areas of Yellowstone that you’ll want to see on foot. After a day of exploring, we will head to our next campground and prepare for a very early morning of kayaking.

Day 5 - 7

On this 3 day, 2 night adventure, we will head out on Yellowstone Lake for sea kayaking! Getting to explore Yellowstone in this unique way will make for many memorable moments. We will escape the crowds on the water! Camping each night, our days will start very early to avoid potential afternoon weather or choppy water. Finish our kayaking early each day will give us a chance to rest, explore, and enjoy time at our campsite each afternoon and evening.

Day 7

We will finish our sea kayaking section on day 7 and head back into Jackson Hole where comfortably appointed hotel rooms will be waiting for us! We will enjoy a bit of Jackson Hole this evening for our celebration banquet dinner.

Day 8

Families will depart from Jackson Hole on day 8. Or extend your vacation and spend some time exploring this beautiful area on your own!