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Planning a trip to #Eclipse2017? Avoid Wyoming – it’s now the most expensive place to book a hotel on #August21

You can pay as much as $859 per night in Riverton and Jackson, both within the Path of Totality, in the ‘Equality State’

If you’re still making plans to see the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21 in the USA, it might be wise to avoid Wyoming.

Jackson and Riverton, Wyoming are the most expensive places to book a hotel room for the celestial event that’s sure to happen on August 21, according to the latest hotel booking data seen by

The figures, provided to us exclusively by, show that as of today Jackson and Riverton, Wyoming have hotel rooms available for an average of $748 and $859 per night, respectively, between August 19 and August 22, 2017.

Caspar, Wyoming – which will host the ASTROCON 2017 (Astronomical Convention) at its Parkway Plaza Hotel Convention Centre, so has been the focus for super-organised eclipse-chasers for years, is completely sold-out. Rooms there went for an average of $204/night.

Photo credit: TravelWyoming