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8-mile Whitewater small boat

8-mile Whitewater small boat
4 hours
USD 88.00
The 8 man raft is a smaller boat heading into the big waves of Kahuna and Lunch Counter, so be prepared to paddle hard and get soaked.

Yellowstone Guided Day Tour From Jackson Hole

Yellowstone Guided Day Tour From Jackson Hole
12 hours
USD 270.00
From Jackson Hole, Teton Village or Jackson Wyoming a seasoned tour guide will pick you for your tours to Yellowstone National Park.   The tour of Yellowstone National Park will lead you to Yellowstone Lake, Le Hardy Rapids, Mud Volcano, Grand Canyon of Yellowstone, Norris Geysers, Grand Prismatic Spring, Old Faithful and Castle Geysers. Tours of Yellowstone are fun. You will have access to binoculars.  Along the way  you will likely see bears including grizzlies, antelope, elk, moose, buffalo.

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Jackson Evers Airport (JAN) Information

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Jackson Evers International Airport

Where is Jackson Evers Airport?  

Mississippi's state capital, Jackson, is located south of the Yazoo River, considered to be the Mississippi Delta's southern border. Jackson city is named after Andrew Jackson, who later became the 7th president of the United States.

Jackson-Evers International Airport (IATA: JAN, ICAO: KJAN, FAA LID: JAN), officially Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport, Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers Airport or  Jackson-Medgar Evers Airport, formerly Jackson Municipal Airport, islocated in Pearl, Rankin County, just across the Pearl River, 9 kilometres (5.6 miles) east of downtown Jackson, Mississippi, United States. The airport is shared with the military. It is officially named after Medgar Evers, the former Mississippi Field Secretary for the NAACP. 

Tip: We refer to JAN Airport as Jackson Evers Airport so as to distinguish it from other airports named or known as Jackson Airport (so be sure you are referring to the correct one - see others here). 

In 2011, the Jackson-Evers Airport was ranked as the 8th best airport in a worldwide consumer survey conducted by Airports Council International (ACI). 

Airlines that fly to Jackson Evers Airport include American Eagle, Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection, Southwest Airlines, United Express and US Airways Express.

Cities with flights to Jackson Evers Airport include Atlanta, Baltimore, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Memphis, Orlando and Washington DC.

Your best bet for a Jackson Evers Airport transfer is a taxi. Details on all options are included in this guide.


Additional Jackson Evers Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2018