Paddling Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks  by Don Nelson

Paddling Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks Guide Book

by Don Nelson (Falcon Guides)
Paddling Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks  by Don Nelson
Canoeists & kayakers will find helpful itineraries for exploring the large lakes in these national parks in Montana & Wyoming. These guides include information on park regulations, permits required, location of campsites, how to prepare for day or overnight trips & proper safety.

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Trails from the "Paddling Yellowstone & Grand Teton National Parks" Guide Book
Displaying trails 20 of 38.

Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 38.

This multi-day trip, the length of which is up to you, takes you along he less traveled west shore of Jackson Lake. Depending on your choice of several possible put-ins, this trip can also involve a f ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 30
This is a very pleasant paddle through and around the inlets, channels, and islands just south of Colter Bay. The route travels through several narrow, almost intimate channels and inlets on the way ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 6
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This trip takes you north along the open east shore of Jackson Lake, with some exploring into larger inlets. This is a good trip for those seeking more of a big lake, open-water paddle, traveling as f ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 11
This trip offers a lot of variety as you paddle north from the boat launch at Signal Mountain, around Hermitage Point, and through the protected inlets and channels eventually leading into Colter Bay. ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 12
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This day trip tours part of the southeast portion of Jackson Lake as you paddle north around Donoho Point, an island. Jackson Lake is a long, large lake backed up against the Teton Range. With a convo ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 6
This trip of moderate length takes you by Donoho Point, Hermitage Point, and counterclockwise around the largest island on Jackson Lake, Elk Island. The island and the inlets and bays on its north si ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 12
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This long day trip takes you all the way across the south end of Jackson Lake and back along parts of the south shore, offering spectacular views of the Teton Range, particularly Mount Moran. This ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 14
A beautiful, small lake in the shadow of the Tetons. Bring your camera and fishing gear. Be aware of winds and waves, sometimes strong and developing quickly. Prevailing southwest winds can funnel ...
Moose, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 5
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This trip explores the shoreline of Lewis Lake, named by trappers in honor of Captain Meriwether Lewis of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. It is a good choice for those seeking a full or part day, stra ...
Grant Village, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 9
This day trip proceeds along the north shore of Lewis Lake to the Lewis River Channel and includes a leisurely paddle up the river for approximately 2 miles. At this point, you are halted in your ups ...
Grant Village, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 9
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This trip explores the south shore and part of the north shore of Shoshone Lake, giving you a good wilderness, experience, with an opportunity to spend at least some time in the Shoshone Geyser Basin. ...
Grant Village, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 29
Of the three-day trips on Shoshone Lake, this one involves the most paddling. It follows the entire shoreline, including the usual crossing of Lewis Lake and the upstream trek of the Lewis River Chan ...
Grant Village, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 35
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This trip crosses Lewis Lake, travels up the Lewis River Channel and along the south shore of Shoshone Lake to one of several possible campsites. Be aware of wind and waves on Lewis and Shoshone la ...
Grant Village, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 14
This trip is similar in length to trip 8, except that you paddle considerably longer the first day. You'll see more of the shoreline and still have an opportunity to visit Shoshone Geyser Basin. Be ...
Grant Village, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 27
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This overnight trip is a big lake experience spent exploring part of the south end of Jackson Lake, with a night spent on Elk Island. The views of the Tetons are impressive throughout the trip. Be a ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 6
The south end of Jackson Lake is a good destination for those with limited time who want to see a varied waterscape and landscape. The lake's waters can stay relatively calm due to the westerly direct ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 11
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This trip covers most of the south end of the lake, taking you through open water, protected inlets and bays, and around several islands, camping on three of them. Be aware of afternoon winds and acc ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 20
This intermediate paddle floats the often complicated braided channel of the Snake River for 6 miles before entering the north end of Jackson Lake and following the lakeshore to Lizard Creek. Be awa ...
Jackson, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 10
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This is a calm trip through the Oxbow Bend area, which is famous for its views of the Teton Range. Varied birdlife, including eagles, ospreys, pelicans and waterfowl, can be expected along the route, ...
Moran, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 5
This is a peaceful, short paddle on a small, shallow lake that sits directly below the Tetons, excellent for beginners. Be aware of wind and accompanying waves, even on smaller lakes. Attractions in ...
Moose, WY - Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing - Trail Length: 3
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