Jackson Hole travel nursing jobs are perfect for skiing enthusiasts, sightseers, and outdoor adventurers. Jackson Hole is a scenic valley with the Teton Mountain Range forming the western boundary and the Gros Ventre Range to the east. Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park are nearby for the outdoor travel nurse who loves to fish, hike, camp, raft, and rock climb or just take in the beauty and majesty of nature’s artistry.
Travel professionals who like to explore the unique topography created by the forces of nature will never run out of things to see. RNs on Jackson Hole travel nursing jobs can drive up to U.S. Route 26 to “Glacier View Turnout” and marvel at the Teton Glacier, but do it soon as it’s shrunk by 20 percent from 1967 to 2006! The National Elk Refuge holds the largest elk herd in the world and is a fascinating spectacle.
A travel assignment in Jackson Hole, Wyoming wouldn’t be complete without a weekend retreat to one of the many Dude Ranches in the area. The Grand Teton Music Festival is an annual event featuring symphonies and orchestras from cities in the United States and Canada. While the “Walk Festival Hall” holds live events year round, the Music Festival is held the summer and lasts for a month and half!
A Downhill Skiers Paradise!
Downhill skiers on Jackson Hole nursing jobs have an opportunity to ski some of the steepest terrain in the U.S. with vertical drops as high as 4,140 feet! The Jackson Hole Mountain Resort has ski runs rated 50% expert, 40% intermediate, 10% beginner and even has off-piste skiing. There are several ski resorts in Jackson Hole such as Snow King, Grand Targhee, and others making it an undeniable winter paradise for skiers, snowboarders and toboggan enthusiasts.