Homestead barn

Homesteading the Hole: Survival and Perseverance

“Homesteading the Hole: Survival and Perseverance” exhibit showcases what a homestead cabin and barn may have looked like in early Jackson Hole. Homesteading came late to Jackson Hole: the difficulty of travel over high mountain passes, the lack of access by railroad or decent roads, and the long, hard winters with heavy snow served to isolate the valley.