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Trail

1.7 mile 2.8 kilometer out and back
Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 531' 162 m
Descent: -530' -162 m
High: 7,561' 2,305 m
Low: 7,030' 2,143 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 23% (13°)

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Trail shared by Tom Robson

An awesome, short route featuring one of the best Teton Range views in the park.

Tom Robson

Features Birding · Lake · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly Although steep, kids will be in awe of the amazing views at the top. Also, it's less than two miles long round trip!

Overview

This track proves to be a little difficult for its short length, but features one of the best views in the park. This vista will have you dream of the Grand Teton long after you've left...

Description

Starting from the Grand View Point Trailhead, hike north on Grand View Point Connector and start the gradual climb to the top of Grand View Point Trail. Just prior to reaching the point, the trail levels off at what might be confused as the summit. Keep chugging though - this is just a false summit! Walk a little further and you'll eventually reach the true summit.

From the top enjoy an outstanding view of Mount Moran (12,605') and the rest of the majestic Teton Range, even though some of it is obscured by the trees. As an added bonus, turn your eyes to the east and enjoy an amazing vista of Two Ocean Lake, its associated meadows, and the wilderness beyond.

Once you've had your fill of the view, head back down the trail exactly as you came.

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Sep 9, 2018
Stephen Hambleton
Aug 28, 2018
Paul Hoffmann
Aug 17, 2018
Yong Zhang
Jul 18, 2018
Stephanie Freeman
Jul 17, 2018
Beau Jennings
The road was closed to the trailhead so we hiked an extra .6 miles just to get there. 3mi
Jul 17, 2018
Sara Jennings
Beautiful views! 3mi
Jul 10, 2018
Matt Ambos
Great view, climb up was a bit rough on 10yr old. But definitely doable
Jul 4, 2018
Gisela Jimenez

Trail Ratings

  4.7 from 10 votes

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in Central

#622

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in Wyoming

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