Teton Canyon to Phelps Lake via Alaska Basin Trail

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Teton Canyon to Phelps Lake via Alaska Basin Trail is a 20.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Alta, Wyoming that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, camping, and backpacking and is best used from July until September.

DISTANCE
20.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4622 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

backpacking

camping

hiking

trail running

forest

lake

river

wild flowers

wildlife

Point to Point from Teton Canyon trail head to Phelps Lake trail head. You'll need a shuttle.

1 month ago

hiking
3 months ago

Amazing, extended views of the entire valley, and in wet years, the best wildflowers in the park. Also pass directly by Buck Mountain and Static Peak. Scramble up static peak for a view of the cathedral group. Not as heavily trafficked as Cascade Canyon. Finish with a dip in Phelps Lake.