Grand Teton and Native American Petroglyph Tour
Take a day trip through Grand Teton National Park and north into Dubois, Wyoming in search of wildlife on this full-day tour from Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Wildlife sightings on this tour often includes bighorn sheep, moose, wolves, bison, elk, pronghorn antelope, coyotes, eagles, and fox. You will learn about Rocky Mountain bighorns at the National Bighorn Sheep Center in Dubois, Wyoming. After a restaurant lunch, you will discover outstanding Native American petroglyphs, sacred to the Eastern Shoshone Indians of the Wind River Valley. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 10 on this small-group tour, ensuring a more intimate experience.
per adult from
8 to 10 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Entry/Admission - BrushBuck Wildlife Tours
- Entry/Admission - National Bighorn Sheep Center
What's excluded :
- Park entrance fee ($12 USD)
- Entry/Admission - Grand Teton
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: BrushBuck Wildlife Tours, 490 S, US-89, Jackson, WY 83002, USA
After hotel pickup in Jackson Hole, start your small-group tour with a drive north through Grand Teton National Park. Your guide points out the Teton Range, whose pristine mountain peaks tower above valleys abundant with lakes, rivers, wildflowers and wildlife. Enjoy snacks and refreshments en route.
Following the picturesque route of the Rockefeller Parkway, your guide makes plenty of stops for opportunities to observe numerous animals. Using provided binoculars and spotting scopes for close views at a safe distance, it’s possible to see moose, bison, elk, coyotes and bald eagles. Pronghorn sheep, which migrate almost 200 miles (322 km) to central Wyoming in the fall, are known as the fastest mammals in the western hemisphere, running up to 70 mph (113 kph)!
Bighorn sheep can be viewed during winter months, but in case you miss a sighting your day trip includes a visit to the National Bighorn Sheep Center in Dubois. At this interpretive center, learn about Rocky Mountain bighorns, the largest wild sheep inhabiting North America, identifiable by their massive curled horns.
You’ll make a lunch stop in Dubois at a local restaurant and view prehistoric petroglyphs carved by the Shoshone Indians. Discover the spiritual significance of these 1,500-year-old rock drawings of animals other objects, created on stone surfaces using sharp rock tools and sacred to the Eastern Shoshone of the Wind River Reservation east of Jackson.
Your 8-hour tour ends with a convenient hotel drop-off.
Duration: 8 hours
Stop At: Grand Teton National Park, WY
Grand Teton National Park, WY
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: National Bighorn Sheep Center, 10 Bighorn Lane, Dubois, WY 82513
Bighorn sheep can be viewed during winter months, but in case you miss a sighting your day trip includes a visit to the National Bighorn Sheep Center in Dubois, Wyoming. At this interpretive center, learn about Rocky Mountain bighorns, the largest wild sheep inhabiting North America, identifiable by their massive curled horns. You’ll make a lunch stop in Dubois, Wyoming at a local restaurant. After lunch, you will view Native American petroglyphs carved by the Shoshone Indians. Discover the spiritual significance of these 1,500-year-old rock drawings of animals other objects, created on stone surfaces using sharp rock tools and sacred to the Eastern Shoshone of the Wind River Reservation east of Jackson. Your 8-10 hour tour ends with a convenient hotel drop-off in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point :210 N Cache St, Jackson, WY 83001, USA
Traveler pickup is offered
Please provide your hotel or vacation rental address and we will pick you up in the Jackson Hole, Wyoming area. If we cannot pick you up due to your lodging being too far away from the town of Jackson, we will provide a pickup point address for you in Jackson.
Departure Time :7:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Please wear sturdy walking shoes, a jacket and long pants
- Excludes Park Entry fee. The park entry fee is $12.00 per adult (16 and up), good for seven days and is transferable to both National Parks
- Children 4 years and under are excluded on this public tour.
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.