Summer Update 2014

Meeting Location / Accommodations

Upon receipt of registration and payment, a confirmation letter with information on transportation, lodging, and in-person registration will be sent to you. Please allow 7–14 days for receipt.

The meeting will be held at the Snow King Resort.

Rooms will be held until May 30; following that day, lodging will be confirmed on an availability basis. Contact the Snow King at (800) 522-KING and state that you are with the 2014 Immunology, Microbiology, and Infectious Disease course.

Setting

Jackson Hole Town Square

Jackson, Wyoming, is located 20 miles from Grand Teton National Park and 50 miles from Yellowstone National Park; tours of Grand Teton and Yellowstone can be arranged. The town is set in spectacular mountains, forests, and rivers, and offers excellent recreational opportunities, including hiking, horseback riding, alpine slide, rafting, canoeing, kayaking, climbing, golfing, photography, sight–seeing, wild animal viewing, trout fishing, and mountain and road biking, as well as unique dining facilities, numerous shops, boutiques, and art galleries. Participants who plan to rent cars are encouraged to make advanced reservations. Major airlines provide service directly to the Jackson Hole Airport. The Snow King Resort has shuttle service from the airport to the hotel. The town is within easy walking distance of the hotel

Transportation

The Grand Teton Mountains

 

 

 

The Jackson Hole Airport is located at the base of the spectacular Teton Mountains, eight miles north of Jackson. Located entirely within Grand Teton National Park, flying into the Jackson Hole Airport is an awe inspiring start to your trip to Jackson Hole. The Snow King Resort offers complimentary airport shuttle for all guests of the resort.

Car Rental through Jackson Hole Central Reservations (888) 838-6606

Area Attractions & Activities

General Information
Summer in Jackson Hole offers unbeatable weather and endless opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. Hiking and touring the national parks may be the most popular summer endeavors, while whitewater rafting, golfing and horseback riding provide some of the nearly limitless summer entertainment possibilities. Jackson Hole Info

Yellowstone National Park
The world's first national park is less than an hour north of Jackson Hole. Explore geothermal wonders and view the rich animal life in this incredible park. Learn more about Yellowstone.

Grand Teton National Park
Only 20 minutes north of the town of Jackson Hole lies the gorgeous Teton Mountain Range. The park contains glacial lakes, incredible wildlife and majestic scenery. More about Grand Teton.

Recreation

Jackson Hole Adventure Rentals
ATV Motorcycle Rentals

Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis Club
Teton Pines Resort Golf Course
Golf

Snake River Whitewater and Float Trips
Rafting and River Trips

Fishing around Jackson, the Tetons and Yellowstone Fishing opportunities are endless in the Jackson Hole area.

Hosebackriding

Teton Balloon Flights
Float over the incredible Teton Mountains

Alpine Slide
fun for the whole family at the Snow King Resort

Wildlife, Eco, and Nature Tours

Photography Safaris
Photographers will love the animals and natural beauty of this area

Teton Mountain Bike Tours
Customized Bike Tours through the Tetons and Yellowstone Park

DINING AND NIGHTLIFE

Restaurants, coffee shops, delis, snack bars

Chuckwagons, rides, food, and Western show

Bars and Lounges

Brew Pubs

SPAS

Spring Creek Ranch
Named a Top Destination Spa in Travel and Leisure

Snake River Lodge and Spa
Located at the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

The Body Sage Day Spa
at the Rusty Parrot Lodge

ARTS

Galleries and Studios

Boyer's Indian Arts and Crafts

Museums of Western and Historical Arts

THEATRE

Off-Square Theatre Company

MUSIC

The Grant Teton Music Festival

SHOPPING

Shopping in Jackson Hole is an experience like no other!  Not only will you find unique, one-of-a-kind furnishings, western crafts, clothing boutiques and accessories, galleries, art work and souvenir shops; you will also find that down-to-earth Western Hospitality. Retailers in Jackson, by category

JACKSON HOLE SHOOTOUT

Watch a lively reenactment of frontier justice on the Jackson Town Square, in what is the longest, continuously running shootout in the country!
Mon-Sat at 6:00pm in the Town Square - all Summer