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82 mi 133 km of trail 7 Recommended Routes

Gems 8 Gems Easy Trails 11 Trails Intermediate Trails 13 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails

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Gems in West - 8

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gem Favorite Mountain view from Schwabacher's Landing.

Schwabacher Landing

(32) Colter…, WY
gem Favorite Cascades over Hidden Falls

Hidden Falls

(41) Jackson, WY
gem Favorite Heading up toward Inspiration Point, be sure to take a second to stop and enjoy the view!

Inspiration Point

(39) Jackson, WY
gem Favorite Awesome view walking away from Lake Solitude.

Lake Solitude

(17) Moose W…, WY
gem Favorite Amphitheater Lake in late September

Amphitheater Lake

(13) Moose W…, WY
gem Favorite The Grand from Table Mountain.

Table Mountain

(10) Alta, WY
gem Favorite Western side of Tetons from Hurricane Pass June 2020.

Schoolroom Glacier

(4) Alta, WY
gem Favorite The Young Naturalist Program.

Young Naturalist Program

(4) Jackson, WY

Recommended Routes in West - 7

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Favorite At the Base of the Peaks with permission from Hobbes7714 Photo Credit: Andrew Wahr  Link: https://twitter.com/WahrAndrew
Intermediate

Jenny Lake

7.3 mi 11.8 km 385' Up 117.35 m Up 384' Down 117.19 m Down

Jackson, WY
Favorite The Teton Peaks
Intermediate/Difficult

Lake Solitude

14.2 mi 22.8 km 2,246' Up 684.47 m Up 2,246' Down 684.46 m Down

Jackson, WY
Favorite Surprise Lake plunge - Grand Teton rising above. Brrrrr!
Difficult

Amphitheater Lake

9.9 mi 16.0 km 2,949' Up 898.84 m Up 2,949' Down 898.79 m Down

Jackson, WY
Favorite The Teton Peaks
Difficult

Teton Crest Trail

39.0 mi 62.7 km 8,061' Up 2456.99 m Up 7,576' Down 2309.22 m Down

Moose W…, WY
Favorite The mighty Cathedral Group! with permission from Richard Ryer
Difficult

Paintbrush Divide

19.6 mi 31.6 km 3,932' Up 1198.51 m Up 3,932' Down 1198.49 m Down

Jackson, WY
Favorite Taggart Lake, from the Taggart Lake Trail.
Intermediate

Bradley - Taggart

6.2 mi 9.9 km 656' Up 199.81 m Up 660' Down 201.26 m Down

Jackson, WY
Favorite The Tetons from String Lake
Easy/Intermediate

Bearpaw and Trapper Lakes

9.8 mi 15.8 km 179' Up 54.41 m Up 179' Down 54.41 m Down

Jackson, WY

Trails in West - 23

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4.5 mi 7.2 km #1Cascade Canyon Trail
Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Intermediate
Jackson, WY 58 
2.9 mi 4.6 km #2Leigh Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Jackson, WY 14 
3.8 mi 6.2 km #3Taggart Lake Trail
Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Intermediate
Jackson, WY 18 
2.2 mi 3.6 km #4Hanging Canyon to Lake of the Crags
Difficult
Jackson, WY
Difficult
Jackson, WY 13 
7.0 mi 11.2 km #5Paintbrush Canyon
Difficult
Jackson, WY
Difficult
Jackson, WY 10 
10.2 mi 16.4 km #6South Teton Trail #027
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
4.9 mi 7.9 km #7North Fork Cascade Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
3.5 mi 5.7 km #8String Lake Trail
Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Intermediate
Jackson, WY 18 
8.6 mi 13.8 km #9Valley Trail
Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Intermediate
Jackson, WY
3.8 mi 6.2 km #10South Fork Cascade Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
1.7 mi 2.7 km #11Avalanche Divide
Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
2.6 mi 4.3 km #12Face Trail #029
Difficult
Alta, WY
Difficult
Alta, WY
1.9 mi 3.0 km #13Hurricane Pass
Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
1.5 mi 2.4 km #14Garnet Canyon Trail
Difficult
Alta, WY
Difficult
Alta, WY
0.9 mi 1.5 km #15Trapper Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Yellowstone South Entrance, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Yellowstone South Entrance, WY
4.8 mi 7.7 km #16Teton Crest Trail - North
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Intermediate/Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
1.7 mi 2.8 km #17Hidden Falls Horse Trail
Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Intermediate
Jackson, WY 13 
3.0 mi 4.8 km #18Bradley Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Jackson, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Jackson, WY
1.9 mi 3.1 km #19Alaska Basin Shelf
Intermediate
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Intermediate
Moose Wilson Road, WY
0.8 mi 1.3 km #20Lupine Meadows Trail
Easy
Jackson, WY
Easy
Jackson, WY
0.9 mi 1.4 km #21Holly Lake
Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
Difficult
Moose Wilson Road, WY
8.1 mi 13.1 km #22Jenny Lake Grand Loop
Easy
Jackson, WY
Easy
Jackson, WY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #23Jenny Lake - Valley Trail
Easy
Alta, WY
Easy
Alta, WY

Photos of West - 101

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Mountain view from Schwabacher's Landing.
Jun 3, 2016 near Jackson, WY
The mighty Cathedral Group! with permission from Richard Ryer
Jan 8, 2015 near Jackson, WY
The Teton Peaks
Mar 30, 2020 near Alta, WY
At the Base of the Peaks with permission from Hobbes7714 Photo Credit: Andrew Wahr  Link: https://twitter.com/WahrAndrew
Jan 8, 2015 near Jackson, WY
Grand Teton National Park
Apr 1, 2020 near Colter…, WY
Grand Teton as seen from a meadow on North Fork Cascade Canyon trail.
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Image by the National Park Service (NPS).
Dec 23, 2014 near Moose W…, WY
The Tetons from String Lake
Jan 8, 2015 near Jackson, WY
Beautiful views abound in Grand Teton National Park.
Apr 19, 2017 near Alta, WY