Yellowstone & Teton National Parks
So Close You Can Feel It!
Did you know Lava Hot Springs is your Gateway to Yellowstone?
The shortest and most beautiful route from Salt Lake City to Teton and Yellowstone National Parks runs right through Lava Hot Springs! So, fly to Salt Lake, then drive to Lava (just 2.25 hrs) and stay the night at Aura Soma Lava where you can unwind and relax in soothing, natural hot spring waters!
Then, on to Teton and Yellowstone National Parks! Jackson Hole, WY and Teton Nat'l Park is just 2.5 hours from Lava Hot Springs!
- From SLC to Lava Hot Springs is 2 hours and 15 minutes: take I-15 north to exit 47 (2 hrs). Then take Hwy 30 for 11 miles (15 min).
- From Lava to Teton National Park and Jackson Hole is 2 hours and 30 minutes: take Hwy 30 to Soda Springs (25 min). Then take Pioneer Scenic Byway 34 to Freedom, Wy (1hr). Follow the signs to Alpine, WY (15 min). Then head on up to Jackson on US 26/89 (45 min).
- From Jackson Hole to Yellowstone is 2 hrs: simply head north on US 89.