Jackson Lake, WY Trails and Parks

Jackson Lake has 15 trails in the vicinity, including 14 hiking trails and 1 for scenic drives. These trails range from 1 to 115 miles in length. The most popular trails are Willow Flats to Second Creek: Jackson Lake Lodge, Signal Mountain: Jackson Point Overlook and Lookout Rock: Jackson Lake Lodge. Trails.com member Geoff R. recently completed Signal Mountain: Jackson Point Overlook.
  • Willow Flats to Second Creek: Jackson Lake LodgeView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5 hours
    •  4.8 miles
    •  Guide

    The hike to Second Creek starts at Jackson Lake Lodge and leads through the wildlife habitat of Willow Flats, a large marshy area with ponds ...

  • Jackson Lake Junction to Jackson, WYView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Scenic Drives  
    •  45 minutes
    •  115 miles
    •  Guide

    A 34-mile drive east of the Tetons on the valley road, surrounded by working ranches, dude ranches, and sagebrush outwash plains, alongside the ...

  • Signal MountainView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  4 to 6 hours
    •  7.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This is the only official hike in this part of the park. From the top of Signal Mountain, you get a panoramic view of the entire valley—Jackson ...

  • Willow FlatsView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5 to 3 hours
    •  4.9 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a great hike for people staying at Jackson Lake Lodge or Colter Bay, but pick a cool day because the route goes through open meadows ...

  • Grand View PointView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 to 2 hours
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a wonderful short hike, but you have a serious hill to climb to earn the spectacular view from Grand View Point.

  • Swan Lake and Heron PondView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 to 2 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    Be sure to take a map and plan on closely noting the directional signs along the route. There are several junctions along this short loop, and ...

  • Lunch Tree HillView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour or less
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    This short hike starts right on the incredibly scenic deck of Jackson Lake Lodge, which overlooks the expansive lake by the same name, with Mount ...

  • Lakeshore TrailView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1 to 1.5 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike is a great choice for an evening or early morning stroll, especially for campers staying in the Colter Bay area or for families with ...

  • Lunch Tree Hill Loop: Jackson Lake LodgeView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    The Lunch Tree Hill Loop is an interpretive trail that begins at Jackson Lake Lodge. The trail climbs the hill to the north and circles the sagebrush-covered ...

  • Lookout Rock: Jackson Lake LodgeView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  3.8 miles
    •  Guide

    Lookout Rock is a gorgeous overlook on the southwest corner of Emma Matilda Lake. The hike to Lookout Rock begins at Jackson Lake Lodge. En ...

  • Christian Pond Trail: Jackson Lake LodgeView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 hours
    •  3.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Christian Pond is a waterfowl habitat and nesting area for trumpeter swan. It is located across the park road from Jackson Lake Lodge. The gentle ...

  • Emma Matilda LakeView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  5-6 hours
    •  1.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Emma Matilda Lake is a large, natural lake that lies straight east of Jackson Lake. The crescent-shaped lake, and Two Ocean Lake just to the ...

  • Oxbow Bend: Snake RiverView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  40 minutes
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    Oxbow Bend is a scenic section of the Snake River that is named after the U-shaped collar of an ox. The slow-moving, crescentshaped bend, located ...

  • Signal Mountain: Jackson Point OverlookView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Signal Mountain is a 7,593-foot mountain between the southeast side of Jackson Lake and the Snake River. The isolated summit towers 800 feet ...

  • South Landing: Jackson LakeView Trail Details

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    Jackson Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  30 minutes
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    South Landing is a rounded cove near the south end of 25,000- acre Jackson Lake by Signal Mountain. The secluded bay has gorgeous views of the ...