Planning to go on a trip to Jackson Hole, but confused about what to carry and what not? Well, do not go all cray-cray, just slow down, take a deep breath and make your to-carry list. Now, in Jackson Hole weather is pretty unpredictable. You wouldn’t like to hole yourself up in a rental homes in Jackson Hole in case of unpredictable weather condition owing to lack of preparation. You have to be well-prepared beforehand. Also, do not carry a lot of stuff while you are in Jackson Hole. Just the basics will do. To make it simpler for you, we have a list of things which you can carry while you are off to Jackson Hole be it during the winters or summers:
If you are making your way to Jackson Hole during winters then just carry your woollens and a pair of snowproof boots. Jackson Hole during winters is typically cold and snowy. So, make sure you take your warm clothes. Besides, also carry a pair of gloves or mittens. And makes sure the gloves are waterproof. During winters, your gloves get wet owing to the snowy climate. Now, if you are off to Jackson Hole during summers, take some easy breezy clothes such as a pair of shorts, oversized shirts etc. However, there are times when Jackson Hole has a really cold temperature even during the summers. In order to be on the safer side, do not forget to carry a jacket or a pullover. To add to it, carry flip flops or shoes which are comfortable because Jackson Hole has a lot of parks, and if you are one the explorer kind then you better wear shoes which will not hurt your feet.
Talking of clothes, try to pick some quick-drying athletic wear. For instance, if you are planning to go for river rafting you wouldn’t want your denim to get wet. Also, athletic wear is perfect for adventurous activities such as climbing, fat biking etc. If you are a biking fanatic and would like to give fat biking a shot then do not forget to take your biker jacket and gloves. After all, you should also look good while you are riding your bike and cut that perfect frame which will add to your likes on your social media handles.
Do not overload yourself with huge suitcases and bags when you hit the road to Jackson House. A normal rucksack or a medium-sized backpack isn’t a bad option. Make sure it isn’t too heavy. If you are one of those who loves to walk it down to various locations, you better take a light and handy bag.
We all know that prevention is better than cure. So, in order to ensure that your trip is a safe and secure one, carry a first aid kit. In Jackson Hole, there’s a possibility that you might get a sunburn even during the winter season, so do not forget to carry a sunscreen. It especially happens when you are putting up at a higher altitude. A nasal spray is another important thing which you should carry in case you are prone to nosebleeds. And last but not the least, insect repellants, lip balm, snow goggles, snowboard, binoculars and poles.
A camera is a must if you are a photo buff. Jackson Hole is a paradise for photo buffs. Summer or winter, Jackson Hole is ethereal in every sense of the term. From its flora to fauna, every bit of this place is picturesque. And a photo buff should definitely not let go of his / her camera when in Jackson Hole. It’s no less than a heaven for wildlife lovers. Elk, bison, moose, antelope, bighorn, sheep, Jackson Hole has got it all. The Grand Teton National Park in Jackson Hole is home to a myriad of animals. So, peeps, a camera is a must when in Jackson Hole.
If you are a fitness freak, then you can’t let go of your fitness band, even if you are in Jackson Hole. Your fitness band will keep a count of your calories. So, even if you are planning to hog like a pig and drink like a fish post your skiing or snowboarding, your fitness band will keep you in place and stop you from going all haywire. Plus, it also counts your footsteps.
What if you feel like having home-cooked cuisine while you are at some plush rental in Jackson Hole? The best way to quench your desire in such a situation is to carry some basic grocery items which would make do for some healthy makeshift homemade –like cuisine. Probably a bottle Nutella, peanut butter, a pack of bread are some of the things that you can carry with yourself. And this stuff wouldn’t even take a lot of space. And the self-made mood is always healthier. So carrying your preferred food items isn’t a bad idea.
Now, that you are aware of your to-do list which you are packing your bag for Jackson Hole, we hope things will be a tad bit easier for you and you wouldn’t rack your brains over the same. Besides, if you have a special priority list, do not turn a blind eye to it, carry all of them that count for your basic necessary items. So, folks, are you ready for one hell of a trip to Jackson Hole?