How to Have the Best Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole Road Trip

Escape the ordinary and treat yourself to a new adventure in Wyoming. If you’re in search of a unique experience, a road trip from Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole should be at the top of your list! The driving distance is ideal for a road trip, and it is filled with beautiful scenery. Stop to snap pictures at scenic destinations, indulge in local cuisines, and enjoy stunning views. Pack your bags, fuel up your car, and get ready for the trip of a lifetime. 

To get a head start on your trip, request your free Jackson Hole Vacation GuideThe guide is filled with exciting activities for your vacation. The best part? We’ll deliver it right to your inbox, so you can always access it easily. Don’t wait; get your Jackson Vacation Guide today and start planning an unforgettable road trip from Salt Lake City, Utah! 

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What You’ll Need for a Successful Road Trip from Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole 

In total, the distance from Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole is 274 miles, and the driving time is just over four-and-a-half hours. With the proper planning, this road trip will be the best you’ve ever had! To help you prepare for your road trip, we’ve put together a few valuable tips.

These are a few things you can do to make the journey more enjoyable:    

  • Plan your route along I-80 East and US-89 North 
  • Enjoy the trip with friends or family
  • Switch drivers when needed  
  • Plan to stop at fun attractions, restaurants, gas stations, and rest stops along the way  
  • Create a fun playlist of music and podcasts   
  • Pack plenty of drinks and snacks 

Can’t-Miss Attractions Along the Way 

The drive may seem long, but the distance is ideal for a drive filled with fun experiences along the way. After all, road trips are just as much about the journey as they are about the destination! If you plan your trip route along US-89 North, you will travel through three different states and near many popular attractions. Below are a few of our favorites. You can stop at all of them or just a few, but no matter what you choose, your trip to the Jackson Hole, WY, will be the best one yet! 

  • Echo State Park 
  • Bear River State Park 
  • Uinta County Museum 
  • Cokeville Meadows National Wildlife Refuge 

Discover the Best Sustainable Lodging in Jackson HoleCabin Room at Bentwood Inn 

Jackson Hole, WY, has much for you to discover; from breathtaking mountain ranges to incredible horseback riding excursions, this quiet retreat has it all. Bentwood Inn offers unique experiences and excellent amenities, for a getaway you won’t soon forget! Throughout the three-acre property, you’ll find 6,000 feet of luxurious spaces, five welcoming guest roomsand even remarkable wildlife. All this is at your fingertips, so whenever you’re ready to explore Jackson Hole, experience it with us 

Ready to make the Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole drive? Check our availability and book your getaway now. We can’t wait to welcome you to our slice of paradise!