Winter Activities close to Your Island Park Cabin

When staying at your Island Park cabin, there are as many activities for winter as there are for summer. Winter is a beautiful time to visit Island Park, a small city located in Idaho. Island Park is close to Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Tetons, making this a perfect destination for those looking for an adventure. Here are a few of the winter activities that Island Park has to offer.


Idaho is known for getting a lot of snow, and with the surrounding mountain terrain, skiing is quite popular here. At Grand Targhee Resort, located in the Teton Mountains not far from your Island Park vacation home, there are two mountains for nonstop skiing. Many groomed runs and the perfect skiing terrain is what you will find here. There is also the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort and the Snowking Resort to choose from. Whether you want to ski for a day or for a whole week, you won't run out of ski runs to try when you visit Island Park.


If there is a lot of snow, you're going to want to snowmobile. There is nothing that beats the speed and the excitement of snowmobiling. This area is home to the West Yellowstone World Snowmobile Expo, one of the largest snowmobile events in the world. Besides all the nonstop fun and excitement of the Expo, there are also countless trails around for enjoying this activity. Make sure to leave plenty of time for a snowmobile tour of Yellowstone National Park.

Cross Country Skiing

With all the beautiful scenery around your Island Park cabin, you're going to want to get out and explore. There are waterfalls, springs and lakes that are breathtaking. There is no better way to enjoy a relaxing day of nature than by cross country skiing. There are many places to cross country ski at Yellowstone National Park, where you will see snowy landscapes that will take your breath away. Get up close to wildlife; you never know what you might find on a cross country skiing adventure.


This is another great way to enjoy the winter months at Island Park. Just like cross country skiing, snowshoeing is a wonderful way to explore the area in the winter. There are of miles of trails in this area to explore. Whether you want a groomed trail or just a marked trail, you have your pick. Harriman State Park is a gold mine when it comes to trails for snowshoeing. Explore the scenic trails and the fresh mountain air, because this will be an adventure you will never forget.

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