Mountain Statistics

Grand Targhee Resort is a year round mountain resort situated in the Western slope of the Tetons in Alta, Wyoming. Located in the Caribou-Targhee National Forest, the abundance of light powder snow (more than 500 inches annually) and lack of lift lines in the winter and unbeatable singletrack and downhill biking amid spectacular views in the summer creates an adventure-lover’s paradise. Grand Targhee Resort is continually recognized for its great snow, unparalleled mountain biking, genuine Western hospitality, scenic beauty, excellent value, and commitment to sustainability.

Seasonal Openings

Winter Season: November 20, 2015 – April 17, 2016
Summer Season: Mid-June through late September

Winter Lift Hours

Dreamcatcher: 9:00am – 4:00pm daily (conditions permitting)
Shoshone: 9:00am – 4:00pm daily (conditions permitting)
Papoose: 9:00am – 4:00pm daily (conditions permitting)
Blackfoot: 9:00am – 3:30pm daily (conditions permitting)
Sacajawea: 9:00am – 3:30pm daily (conditions permitting)

Winter Mountain Statistics

Total Acreage: 2,602
Annual Average Snowfall: 500+ inches/41+ feet
Vertical Drop: 2270
Base Area Elevation: 7851 feet
Number of Lifts: 5

Fred’s Mountain

  • 2,176 foot vertical drop
  • 2 quad chairs (1 high-speed); 1 double chair, 1 Magic Carpet Conveyor Lift
  • 10% Easier; 70% More Difficult; 20% Most Difficult
  • Summit elevation 9862 ft
  • Longest run at resort 2.7 miles (Teton Vista Traverse)

Peaked Mountain

  • 2180 foot vertical drop
  • 1 high speed quad chair
  • 85% More Difficult; 15% Most Difficult
  • Summit elevation 9830 ft
  • 602 acres reserved exclusively for Snowcat Adventures

Mary’s Nipple

  • In-bounds, hike-only terrain
  • Summit elevation 9,920 ft