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Jenny Lake

Jenny Lake Rd., Moran, WY 83012
+1 307-739-3300
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Located in the Grand Teton National Park, this lake sits at the base of the Teton Range and is best known for its brilliantly clear water.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Jenny Lake Rd., Moran, WY 83012
+1 307-739-3300
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

We drove the park road that goes by Jenny Lake and it was such a beautiful drive. The views were stunning. I must do.

Thank medicmike94
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Welcome to Grand Tetons National Park = If you don't like summer tourists traffic, go very early by vehicle or anytime by bike or on a hike. There is construction in the main visitor parking areas - be nice to the rangers who are trying...More

Thank dl621
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Jenny Lake is a beautiful stop in the heart of Grand Teton National Park. You are able to take boat rides around the lake to absorb the beauty of the area or just take a shuttle back and forth so you can hike the area....More

Thank DL P
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We read amazing reviews of Jenny Lake and also complaints about the construction. We drove through the campgrounds and it looked congested. THEN we found the Jenny Lake Scenic Drive - a short, not-busy scenic drive that lead to the most beautiful overlook of our...More

Thank 923JenniferH923
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The moment we rolled up on Jenny lake from one of the scenic pull-outs we were blown away. We've seen some beautiful lakes in our travels but Jenny Lake is now towards the top, if not at the top, of our list. We were also...More

Thank Mae_and_Tito
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Such a shame. This was nice 30 years ago. Parking lot a zoo, area and trails under construction, might as well be an amusement park queue line there are so many people doing this hike.

1  Thank Doug M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

My wife, me and our boys (ages 16 and 18) visited this spot with a group tour. We boarded a ferry across the lake (a nice ride) and the scenery is just fantastic -- it is a post card in every direction you look. I...More

1  Thank larry e
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Get there by 9 a.m. or finding a parking spot is a disaster in July. We got there by 9 got a spot and took our 8 and 12 year old on the boat over to the start of Inspiration point hike. The ride is...More

1  Thank esinc77
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We did a long hike around Jenny Lake and then back into the canyon. It was spectacular. If you want to hike to the lake in the canyon and out again in one day, you need to leave really early or just plan on camping....More

Thank BlueSage88
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Jenny Lake is one of the areas in the Park that everyone goes to. The parking lot was full. We had to park on the side of the road. Get here early. There is a General Store with a snack shop. There were quite a...More

Thank Vincent S
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Kristyne-Lee E
We will be at Jackson Hole September 22 and 23. Will canoes still be available for rent? Do you have 3-passenger canoes?
12 September 2016|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Jenny Lake boat shuttle closed for the season on 9/11. You should be able to rent a canoe in the town of Jackson though and launch at the boat ramp at Jenny Lake.
Susan E
HI Can rent canoes to go out on the lake and where do you rent them and how much
7 July 2015|
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Response from ArleneB435 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can rent boats from June through mid-September depending on weather. Non-motorized canoes and kayaks are available for $20/hour or $75/day. There is also a shuttle you can ride across the lake for $15 roundtrip. The... More