Category: Grand Teton National Park

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Phelps Lake via Lake Creek Trail

Distance: 1.5 miles Type: Out and back/Lollipop Difficulty: Easy Phelps Lake is a gorgeous glacial lake in Grand Teton National Park at the mouth of Death Canyon, most frequently accessed from easy 1.5 mile...

Holly Lake in the Teton Mountains

Holly Lake

Distance: 6.8 miles Type: Out and back Difficulty: Strenuous Holly Lake is a high alpine lake in the Teton Mountains, situated near the top of Paintbrush Canyon. It’s a more overlooked day hike destination,...

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Hidden Falls and Jenny Lake Loop

Distance: 8 miles Type: Loop Difficulty: Easy Jenny Lake is easily one of, if not the most visited area of Grand Teton National Park. Most people however will simply take the shuttle to access...

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Amphitheater Lake

Distance: 5.5 miles Type: Out and back Difficulty: Strenuous The Amphitheater Lake Trail is the most challenging of the three most popular hikes in the Tetons. While many casual hikers will check out Inspiration...

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Taggart Lake

Distance: 1.6 miles Type: Out and back / Loop Difficulty: Moderate The Taggart Lake is one of Grand Teton National Park’s most popular, and for good reason. It’s considered one of the easier hikes...

Jackson Lake and Teton Mountains

Grand View Point

Distance: 1.7 miles Type: Out and back Difficulty: Moderate Tip: Bring bear spray. Seriously. It’s not just for the safety of you, but also the bear. Even if you’re at fault, the park will...

Sunlight Breaking Through Clouds

Bearpaw Lake and Trapper Lake

Bearpaw Lake and Trapper Lake Trail Description Distance: 5.5 miles Type: Out and back Difficulty: Easy For those looking for an easy-going, but rewarding hike, Bearpaw Lake and Trapper Lake make for great destinations....

Phelps Lake Reflection

Hiking the Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve

Distance: 1.5 – 12 miles Type: Out and back / Loop Difficulty: Easy In 2001, Laurance S. Rockefeller donated his family’s getaway ranch to Grand Teton National Park, ultimately becoming the Laurance S. Rockefeller...

Fog on String Lake

String Lake to Cascade Canyon

Distance: 5.5 miles to back of Cascade Canyon Type: Out and back Difficulty: Easy On a normal summer day, I wouldn’t go anywhere near Cascade Canyon unless I were coming out from a larger,...

Alpine Terrain in the Tetons

Paintbrush-Cascade Canyon Loop

The Paintbrush-Cascade Canyon Loop remains one of my all-time favorite Teton Mountain hikes. The loop brings you through extraordinary landscapes and diverse terrain throughout the 20-mile journey. It wanders past four dramatic glacial lakes...

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String Lake Loop

Distance: 3.7 miles Type: Loop Difficulty: Easy The String Lake Loop is an easy but rewarding four miles that brings visitors to beautiful views of the lake and beyond, as well as intimate forests...

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Lake Solitude

Distance: 7.25 miles Type: Out and back Difficulty: Moderate Lake Solitude sits perched atop the back of the North Fork of Cascade Canyon in the Teton Mountains. It’s one of the most spectacular and...