Private Grand Teton Wildlife Safari & Elk Refuge Sleigh Ride

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

Grand Teton National Park

Private Grand Teton Wildlife Safari & Elk Refuge Sleigh Ride

An experience combining our wildlife safari tour and a public horse-drawn sleigh ride on the National Elk Refuge. (Upgrade to a private sleigh ride is available with advance reservations and additional fees). Learn about the area wildlife while searching for bald eagles, bison, moose, coyote, elk, mule deer and more. This is a must-do for any winter Jackson Hole visit and includes a casual picnic lunch.


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

Private Safari & Elk Refuge

$900 for 1-3 persons
$199 each addt’l person
Upgrade to a Private Elk Refuge Sleigh Ride available with advanced reservation and additional fees.

Group Sizes

Our tours accommodate both large and small groups


5-6 hours
8am and 11am departures


Grand Teton National Park and National Elk Refuge


December – March


Casual Picnic Lunch

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

  • Cost of upgraded private elk refuge sleigh ride if requested and available.


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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