The same cherry-red tram that carries skiers to the top of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort’s Rendezvous Mountain in winter remains in operation for hikers and sightseers in the warmer months—and though it’s pricey, the 12-minute ride to 10,449 feet is one of Jackson’s iconic thrills. You’ll get unbeatable views of the Teton Range, Jackson, and the Snake River Valley, plus easy access to a network of trails along ridgelines and through wildflower meadows. At the top, Corbet’s Cabin serves loaded waffles—peanut butter and bacon or lemon glaze and whipped cream are popular toppings) and beer. Hike, ride or even paraglide down with Jackson Hole Paragliding (307/739-2626;