2016 Jackson Hole Pack Trips: June 14 until August 27
A five or nine night package at Goosewing Ranch can be inclusive of a Pack Trip. Pack Trips are exclusive to these packages, and must be prearranged when making a reservation. There are no five or nine night packages exclusively on the ranch. Ask about adding an additional night in downtown Jackson to the beginning or end of your package. Pack trips and the night in Jackson are sub-contracted.
Pack Trip Descriptions
A 2 day/1 night pack trip is included in the price of the 5 night pack trip package: This adventure will start with a check in at the Base Camp on either Saturday or Tuesday morning (about 9:30 am). You will prepare for your adventure by being fitted to your horse and saddle and given a short riding lesson. Then depart on your two day, one night pack trip from the Crystal Creek Trail head. Heading up Crystal Creek, you will spend one night at camp, high in the mountain, then a full day of riding through Tepee Creek, and West Goosewing creek. Returning to the ranch on the next afternoon for a relaxing evening and spend the next four nights at Goosewing Ranch. The 5 night pack trip packages either run Saturday – Thursday, or Tuesday – Sunday.
A three day/two night pack trip is included in our 9 night pack trip package: Checking into the base camp on Friday about 9:30am. Being fitted to horse and saddle and given a short riding lesson. Then you depart on a full day of riding up Crystal Creek, night camping at the Tepee Creek camp high in the mountains, then a full day of riding following Bear cabin creek, 2nd night at Jagg Creek camp, last day of riding down Goosewing Canyon, returning to the ranch on Sunday afternoon. The next seven nights are spent relaxing by the pool and spa, and participating in our resort ranch activities. The 9 night pack trip packages run Friday – the following Sunday.
Camp Accommodations and Packing
Pack trips are contracted by Wyoming Country Outfitters, Jimmy and Tiffany Wiser. Wyoming County Outfitters is a professional family outfitting business with over four generations of experience. They offer custom western pack trips to groups and families of 2-13 individuals in the Gros Ventre Wilderness of Jackson Hole, WY. This location allows access to some of the most scenic areas in the Western United States. The landscapes are big, open and spectacular with pristine mountain streams, panoramic views. pine trees, wide basins, steep canyons, lush mountain meadows and an abundance of wildlife.