Grand Targhee Resort

Grand Targhee Resort is a ski resort located in the Caribou-Targhee National Forest in Alta, Wyoming. It is 42 miles (68 km) northwest of Jackson, Wyoming, accessible by road only by way of Driggs, Idaho. The resort has lodging, a spa, retail stores, and conference facilities. On the west side of the famous Teton Range, it is located 8 miles (13 km) northwest of the Grand Teton, and the majority of the slopes at Grand Targhee face west.

The ski resort has three quad-chairs ( two are high-speed detachable), one double chair, and one conveyor. The greatest vertical drop is 2419 feet (737 m). It is rated as 85% Difficult and 15% Advanced in skiing. There are also Nordic skiing trails, snowshoeing, snowcat adventures, and activities that include sleighride dinners and dogsled tours. It averages over 500 inches (13 m) of snowfall per season which ranks it among the top four ski resorts in North America.
Attributes Information
Skiable Area1 3000
Lifts 5
Alpine Skiing yes
Heli Skiing no
Skiable Area2 1215
Lift Capacity 7200
Night Skiing no
Annual Snowfall1 500
Lift Type 1 Magic Carpet;1 Double Chair;1 Quad Chair;2 High Speed Detachable Quads
Snowcat Skiing yes
Annual Snowfall2 1270
Snowmaking 5
Cross Country 15 km
Snow Tubing yes
Terrain Park no
Snow Boarding yes
Restricted Areas no
Leash Required yes
Attributes Information
Trails Number 82
Longest Run1 14256
Longest Run2 4345
Trail Rating Easy 10
Trail Rating More 70
Trail Rating Most 20
Half Pipe no
Base Elevation1 7408
Base Elevation2 2258
Summit Elevation1 10000
Summit Elevation2 3048
Vertical Drop2 790
Attributes Information
Child Care yes
Adaptive Skier yes
Ski Lessons yes
Childrens Program yes
Womens Program yes
Nearby Lodging yes
Attributes Information
Ski Snowboard yes
Ski Rentals yes
Snowboard Rentals yes
Attributes Information
Telephone 307 353-2300

From Idaho Falls, ID

North on US Hwy 20 to Hwy 33. Take Hwy 33 to Driggs. Turn right onto the access road from the town center and it's 12 miles to the ski area.

Opening Date Nov-06
Snow Phone 800 TARGHEE
Closing Date Apr-07
Fax 307 353-8148
Operation Hours

Daily: 9am - 4pm

Half Day: 12:30pm