8 Oregon Trail Sites To See On Your Big Western Road Trip

View of homestead and wagons at Martin's Cove

Pioneers used the Oregon Trail to travel west to Oregon, California, and Utah. Did you know the Oregon Trail is still around today? There are several places along the trail you can see historical landmarks, pioneer cemeteries, original wagon ruts, and interpretive centers. Resources

6 Things to do Near Grand Teton National Park

Teton Village in Grand Teton

Grand Teton is amazing! But don’t forget about some of the things nearby (not including Yellowstone, of course). Hopefully this video gives you some great ideas of what to do for your trip. These things include: Additional Resources

4 great things to do in Dubois, Wyoming

image of old west building

Dubois (pronounced DEW-BOYS) is located in the Wind Rivers area of Wyoming, about halfway between Lander and Grand Teton National Park. It’s sort of like Jackson, Wyoming, but without the commercialism. I highly recommend visiting Dubois if you’re road-tripping in or out of Grand Teton through this valley (watch my Wind Rivers video to prepare). […]

The Wonderful Wind Rivers of Wyoming

Wind Rivers Wyoming

The Wind Rivers are a beautiful mountain range in Wyoming that are popular for backpacking. But you don’t have to backpack to enjoy this area, which is often used by roadtrippers on the way into or out of Jackson, Wyoming. In this video we cover: Additional resources

Fossil Butte National Monument: 7 Things To Do

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Fossil Butte is a national park site located near Kemmerer, Wyoming. The entire area was once an ancient lake, and now there are millions of fossils left behind: fish, bugs, and even crocodiles. It’s possible to visit this if you’re driving through Wyoming into Utah or Jackson. It also makes a great day trip from […]

14 interesting things to know before visiting Wyoming!

Summary If you’re visiting Wyoming soon, check out this helpful and interesting video of things to know before you go. Here’s what we cover in the video: Resources Here are some great resources we have if you’re visiting Wyoming.

Top Ten Things to do in Cody, Wyoming, Plus Where to Eat and Stay

by Matt, Dec 2021 EVERYONE told me that Cody, Wyoming was amazing, but it took me until this year to finally make it there. It did not disappoint! If you’re going to visit Cody, Wyoming, I’m here to help! In this article, we’ll cover: Quick Background of Cody Top Ten Things to do Other Things […]

The Best of Jackson, Wyoming: 14 things to do

Summary Jackson is an expensive place, but don’t let that keep you from enjoying it! There are many free or affordable things to do in Jackson, Jackson Hole, and Grand Teton National Park! In this video you’ll learn the many amazing things to see as well as activities to do in and around Jackson, Wyoming. […]

Driving in Yellowstone: 10 Things You Need to Know

It’s one of the most common questions I receive: how long does it take to get around in Yellowstone? Because Yellowstone is so big, planning a trip can be difficult. It’s hard to know how to plan out your days when you don’t know how long it will take you to get places. You must […]