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Plans in Yellowstone

Kosice, Slovakia
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Plans in Yellowstone

13aug2018 we will arrive to Jacskon. Return flight is on18aug18. What should I see in the Yellowstone park during this period? I have no idea ...

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Spery, Iowa
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1. Re: Plans in Yellowstone

Do you have any reservations for Yellowstone? Jackson does not make a good base for exploring YNP.

Kosice, Slovakia
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2. Re: Plans in Yellowstone

We have air tickets ... for this period

Atlanta, Georgia
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3. Re: Plans in Yellowstone

Book lodging in park-

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For out of park look at West Yellowstone and Gardiner.

Do not come in August without reservations.

Depending on flight times may need first and last night in Jackson.

Edited: 10 May 2018, 06:17
Naples, Florida
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for Grand Teton National Park
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4. Re: Plans in Yellowstone

Yes, lodging is key in Yellowstone. The park is huge and people usually move around every few days and base their activities near where they stay. Once you have that lined out, people will be better able to assist.

Jackson is a good base to see Grand Teton Park, but not Yellowstone.

Tacoma, Washington
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5. Re: Plans in Yellowstone

without knowing your flight times you either have 4days or almost 6 days---big difference.

day 1 arrive in Jackson

day 2 grand Teton

day 3 early am grand Teton, late am to old faithful, pm old faithful/geyser basin, night west Yellowstone

day 4 old faithful, Norris, to mammoth, night gardiner or cooke city

day 5 Lamar, canyon, Lake Yellowstone and head back to Jackson

day 8 fly home--if later flight can fo AM in grand teton

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