Grand Targhee Ski Resort

3300 Ski Hill Rd Alta, WY 83414
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Grand Targhee Ski Resort Is a rustic ski resort located on the western slope of the Tetons in Alta, Wyoming in the United States. It is close to Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park and Teton Valley, Idaho. With this amazing surrounding area, Grand Targhee Ski Resort provides guests with spectacular scenery combined with great snow and a laid back western atmosphere. Grand Targhee Ski Resort is renowned as a family-friendly atmosphere and an excellent value. It is a great no frills mountain and a good alternative to the more crowded, higher-priced Jackson Hole with lift tickets that are considerably cheaper than Jackson Hole.

Grand Targhee Ski Resort

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Grand Targhee Ski Resort is known for having deep powder. It is situated west of the Grand Tetons which consistently gets snow storms coming in from the Pacific. . They receive more than 500 inches of fresh powder annually making it a powder lover’s paradise. This amount of snow combined with an excellent trail system and terrain options for all capabilities, and lack of lift lines makes Grand Targhee Ski Resort a great resort.

Grand Targhee Ski Resort has 97 trails scattered through 2,602 acres of skiable terrain and a 2,069 vertical foot drop. The mountain is basically wide open, and very little is off limits or out of bounds. Grand Targhee Ski Resort is one of only a few US ski resorts to offer guided snow cat skiing and they reserve 602 acres every winter for that. It is entirely possible to ski all day and never ski the same tracks.

Grand Targhee Ski Resort Tip:

  • Stay in Driggs, Utah. This allows access to Grand Targhee Ski Resort and Jackson Hole within 1 hour.
  • Catch the views from the top of the mountain of Grand Teton.
  • Grand Targhee Ski Resort is also an incredible place in the summer including hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, swimming, and fly fishing.

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Mountain Profile

Top Elevation

Top Elevation: 9920

Base Elevation

Base Elevation: 7851

Vertical Drop

Beginner: 10

Total Runs

Total Runs: 97


Intermediate: 70

Skiable Terrain

Skiable Terrain: 2602


Advanced: 20

Terrain Parks

Terrain Parks: 1


Expert: 0

Night Skiing

Night Skiing: No


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