If you are looking for an activity focused on incredible wildlife, the Wildlife, Art and Sleigh Expedition in Jackson Hole is the perfect opportunity. Travel through unique and exciting animal habitats, explore incredible art exhibits, and take a horse-drawn sleigh ride through National Elk Ridge when you visit Grand Teton National Park.
Start your full-day expedition with an unrivaled exploration through Jackson Hole's own national park and national forest. Jump into a safari-style vehicle for breathtaking views and up-close encounters with some of the park's incredible wildlife. Local biologists are present and ready to share their knowledge about these animals, including bighorn sheep, bison, coyotes, elk, moose, and more. Grab a pair of high-end binoculars, provided by the park, to get an even closer look.
After your exciting adventure, head to the National Museum of Wildlife Art to marvel at the incredible paintings and sculptures of the bison and moose. View local landscapes and animals through photographs, bronze and marble statues and sculptures, oil paintings, watercolors, engravings, and more. Each artwork is uniquely painted, photographed, or sculpted by artists from as early as the seventeenth century and represents the artist's portrayal of birds, elk, bison, plants and nature. Learn more about how wildlife has been portrayed by European and American artists throughout the years and explore the inside and the outside of the museum for some of the greatest wildlife sculptures.
After the museum, enjoy a delicious lunch at the Rising Sage Café in the National Museum of Wildlife Art. Enjoy wraps, sandwiches, burgers, and more for a quick break from the world of wildlife. The cost of the expedition includes lunch. Your expedition will end with a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the National Elk Refuge. Thousands of elk roam the land as you are pulled along through their habitat for an unforgettable sight you won't find anywhere else.
If you are a wildlife lover, you will not want to miss out on this incredible opportunity. So grab your friends, family, or significant other and make wildlife lovers out of them, too, with the fascinating sights this tour presents.