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Laurance Rockefeller Preserve

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Moose Wilson Road, Jackson, WY
+1 307-739-3300
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The visitors center is amazing

We have been here many times, but never stopped at the visitor center until this year. What an... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Mary H
Some Nice Hiking

We stopped by the Preserve to do a short, 3-mile hike that the Park ranger recommended. The only... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Ira C
Dover, Vermont
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“phelps lake” (215 reviews)
“visitor center” (90 reviews)
“easy hike” (44 reviews)
Moose Wilson Road, Jackson, WY
+1 307-739-3300
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We have been here many times, but never stopped at the visitor center until this year. What an amazing experience. The sound sensory room is something I could stay in for hours. Great visual display, and informative too.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stopped by the Preserve to do a short, 3-mile hike that the Park ranger recommended. The only problem: the route had been changed due to work at the Preserve and our route increased to about 4.5 miles; clearly the work had begun sometime earlier...More

Thank Ira C
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We spent a nice afternoon exploring this whole area. Lots of great trails to try out. The Rockefeller family certainly did a great job dedicating this area. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank YankeeOne
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We spent a sunny afternoon following one of the marked paths leading to Phelps Lake and following the creek back. The lake is hidden until you get to it and when you see it, it’s stunning. There seemed to be some work going on early...More

Thank Beverley_11
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Stopped here as part of our exploration of the Grand Tetons. Gained a real appreciation for the contribution of the Rockefellers and their role in creating this park and Yellowstone. Went on a decent hike and saw many animal tracks, but no animals this time....More

Thank 2bits2go
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Our first stop in the Tetons. Off the beaten path, very nice hiking, beautiful terrain. Interesting Visitors Center. Waterfalls and lake very impressive!

1  Thank Elaine E
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We went early in the morning and made the first footprints in the snow that covered to wooden bridges. The center was not open, however the bathrooms were. You can possibly see moose,bear and birds

Thank LisaG2010
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We went inside the building on the Preserve. The presentations inside are really beyond description. There is a visual room with four screens that run pictures and videos of the area along with sounds. There is also a "meditation" room with surround sounds of nature....More

1  Thank WashingtonKaren21
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was one of our stops on the Bush Buck wildlife tour. If you go on your own you will be awed by the beauty and the serenity of the land which was donated by Lawrence Rockefeller. It helps to complete a seamless parkland from...More

1  Thank nlanoue
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Nicely maintained, easy and walkable trails for all ages and abilities. Lovely views. We saw hawks and chipmunks were abundant.

Thank proudmomk
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15 October 2017|
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Response from Peggy R | Reviewed this property |
It is so beautiful during the summer. Great hikes
Sarah W
7 September 2017|
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Response from Rick T | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately the smoke is awful. Not a good day to be hiking today. Sorry it took so long to respond to your question, as we work to keep our dogs happy with those TREATS.
13 August 2017|
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Response from Chingachgook | Reviewed this property |
Less busy in September as numbers drop once school is in session.