West Yellowstone, Montana is known as the snowmobile capitol of the world, and you'll see why when visiting here in the winter months. But no matter whether you come in the snow-filled days or travel here in the warmth of summer, you'll find plenty to do and see in West Yellowstone.
Right next to Yellowstone National Park, the town is the gateway to a lot of fun and adventure in the surrounding wilderness areas. You will take to the backcountry to experience the awesome majesty of the mountains and see the wildlife that make this area their home. Go hiking and see sights of astounding beauty.
It's a simple trip taking a little over 2-1/2 hours to West Yellowstone, MT from Jackson Hole. Leave Jackson on US 26, turning left on US 89. When you come to US 191, you'll head on that, merging and following US 20 directly into West Yellowstone.