17688
The Tetons (Jackson)
Water and Wildlife Adventures with your Grandchild in Grand Teton National Park
Explore a glacial lake by canoe, watch for bald eagles and moose, float down Snake River and hike the base of the Tetons as you enjoy this outdoor adventure with your grandchild.
Program No. 17688RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
1,149
Getting There
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At a Glance

For those who love exploring crystal-clear mountain waters and watching wild animals in their natural surroundings, this five-day science adventure in Jackson Hole is one you don’t want to miss. You and your grandchild will investigate the shimmering lakes and streams of the Grand Teton National Park and its surrounding public lands. Learn how to master a canoe and identify aquatic creatures large and small as you float down the scenic Snake River. Take a hike to one of the gorgeous piedmont lakes at the base of the Tetons and search for moose, bison, deer, elk, beaver and bald eagles in their unspoiled habitats.
Activity Level
Moderately Challenging
Hiking 3-4 miles over uneven terrain with elevation gain of 500 feet. Must be able to get in/out of a canoe. Elevations of 6,200 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Journey by canoe on a pristine glacial lake in Grand Teton National Park in front of the majestic Teton Mountains.
  • Enjoy a scenic float trip down the infamous Snake River where you will witness amazing scenery and scout for wildlife such as bald eagles and moose.
  • Search for wildlife and their tracks as you hike in Grand Teton National Park.

General Notes

Program is divided into two groups according to grandchild age. In keeping with the school's communal nature, participants perform light chores during their stay.
Suggested Reading List
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