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Grand Teton National Park is a United States National Park located in northwestern Wyoming, south of Yellowstone National Park. The park is named after the Grand Teton, which, at 13,770 feet (4,197 m), is the tallest mountain in the Teton Range.The name "Tetons" originally was intended to describe several hills near the town of Arco, Idaho. They were named by a French trapper who thought that they resembled a very specific part of the female body. Many years later the name was mistakenly applied to the mountains of present day Grand Teton National Park due to the poor map-making and map-reading standards of the time.

Awesome trail with some challenging spots. Great views!

Amazing trail! I don't give many hikes a five star rating but this trail is truly amazing. Mountains, lakes, and wild life everywhere you go.

hiking
2 days ago

hiking
19 days ago

snowshoeing
19 days ago

snowshoeing
19 days ago

Amazing trail; 15.9 Km but easy walk
Unforgettable panorama

hiking
23 days ago

My ideal easier hike in the area that is easy to get to if you find parking in peak summer/. Trail is busy and can get slow moving but once you arrive to the falls and the mist is spraying your face and the sound is so loud you almost yell to talk,. its all worth the trek.

scenic driving
24 days ago

Did this several years ago and it is a beautiful drive. For me, I'd include about another 30 miles or so south as well.

fly fishing
1 month ago

Nvm

One of the most beautiful places I have ever been!!!

SO DOPE!

In terms of accessibility in March, April, May, and much of June this trail is almost always covered with fiarly deep snow. September can be fabulous but we can also have decent snows by then. I have had wonderful almost entirely dry/no snow trails in November. The inner Park road is closed until May 1 and after November 1 so be sure you add on that mileage if going in those months. This is a wonderful hike and worth the "crowds." If you stay at the Grand Teton Climbers Ranch this is a great hike right out your door and the route up Burned Wagon Gulch will only add a mile and a half or so to the hike. Most places I would give this a 5 star rating but with other close by hikes like Hangling Canyon/Lake of the Crags, Avalanche Canyon's Lake Taminah, etc., I go with 4 here.

Great hike. Nice steady elevation gain and great views along the way. My wife was still slated from hiking the day prior and almost had us turn around at the canyon junction. Glad we didn't because the views in the canyon are worth every step you take. Especially in late October with snow capping the mountains. Find the trailhead at Lupine Meadows.

backpacking
3 months ago

The views here are like a movie. Greatest campsite I ever had was right on the bank of this lake. Water was Chrystal clear. Lake was completely still when we were there. Reflections of the mountains were so clear you couldn't distinguish between mountains and mountain reflection. Great backpacking trip for a beginner. Very family friendly.

Easy access to either middle or south Teton- we went up middle. Boulder fields are plentiful

hiking
3 months ago

Connected the Taggart Lake Trail with the Bradley Lake trail for around 6 miles. Hiked it in July around sunset, was not crowded at all! Beautiful, up close views of the Tetons. Would be an excellent trail for snowshoeing in the Winter - wish I could try that!