Wildlife Safari & Elk Refuge Tour

Unique to Jackson is the National Elk Refuge, home to thousands of wintering elk during the challenging winter season.

Grand Teton National Park

Wildlife Safari & Elk Refuge Tour

Join a naturalist guide in exploring the area’s scenic beauty and abundant wildlife. Search for and learn about moose, elk, bighorn sheep, coyote, wolves, mule deer, bald eagles and much more. Take a shared public horse drawn sleigh ride right into a large heard of wintering elk. You can also upgrade to a private sleigh ride for an additional fee. Subject to availability. Lunch is included. Binoculars and spotting scopes provided.


Lunch at one of our local favorites

Departure Details

Depart from your lodging, or a mutually agreed upon location in the town of Jackson

What You'll See

Beautiful scenery of Grand Teton National Park and National Elk Refuge. Search for and learn about our local wildlife

All Winter Tours are Private Groups

$995 for 1-5 persons

$199 for each additional person



December – March


6 hours
Typically 2 PM-8 PM


In and around Grand Teton National Park & National Elk Refuge

What's Included

  • Binoculars and spotting scope.

  • Field guides

  • Admission to shared public Elk Refuge Sleigh Ride. Upgrade to private sleigh for additional fee. Subject to availability.

  • Lunch at a local favorite spot.

What's Not Included

  • Any required entrance fee to Grand Teton National Park

  • Guide gratuity

  • Upgraded cost for a private elk refuge sleigh ride


What to Bring

Weather appropriate clothing, your camera, and your sense of adventure!

What to Wear

Weather in the mountains can be hot during the day and cool very quickly in the evening. Be sure to check the weather prior to your trip and bring weather-appropriate clothing. This may include rain jacket, warm outer layers, durable footwear, hat & gloves, and sunglasses.


Many of our trips include premium wines and/or craft beers. You must be 21+ and have your photo ID with you to consume alcohol.

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