Naturalist Snowshoe Tours
Grand Targhee Resort in partnership with the Caribou-Targhee National forest continues to offer snowshoe adventures where guests learn about the forest, wildlife ecology, snow tracking, bird calls, the geology of the greater Yellowstone ecosystem and history of the resort. The snowshoe tour lasts approximately 2 hours and is led by one of our Resort Naturalists. Tours are great for all ages and levels. Please make reservations through the Activity Center. 307-353-2300 ext.1355 and meet at the Nature Center 10 minutes prior to your tour.
Naturalist Snowshoe Tours
- Daily at 1:00pm
- Saturday at 10:00am
- Mondays & Thursdays at 4:00pm - Starts Monday 12/2/2014
- Tours are approx 1.5 - 2 hours long
- Reservations are required at the Activity Center
|Naturalist Snowshoe Tour & Rental Pricing, Book at the Activity Center
|Full day rental
*Lodging guests receive complimentary first rental and free naturalist tours.
Naturalist Ski Tours – Start 12/15
- Sundays 10:00am
- Free with a valid lift ticket
- Tours are approx 1 hour long
- Reservations are required at the Activity Center, group size is limited.
For those interested in doing an on-mountain adventure, the Ski with a Naturalist provides a unique experience. On this tour you’ll learn about the forest, local wildlife, the geology of the Greater Yellowstone ecosystem and the history of the resort. Guests must be an intermediate level or above; tour is off the Dreamcatcher and Shoshone lifts. Tours are approximately 1-1.5 hours long. Please make reservations through the Activity Center 307-353-2300 ext.1355 and meet at the Nature Center 10 minutes prior to your tour. Max group size is 7.
Naturalist Friday Evening Program
- Friday 5:00pm at The Teewinot Lodge
For family fun in the evening the Friday night Naturalist Program is a real treat. Program topics include local birds, winter wildlife adaptations, and the unique geology and habitatoft Grand Targhee and the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. This 30-45 minute interactive program is for all ages, and will often feature pelts and skulls from our Nature Center.
Scenic Cat Ride with a Naturalist – Starting 12/14/2013
- Saturdays 4:00pm 2 hours
- Snacks and hot cocoa served
One of the hallmarks of the Grand Targhee Resort experience is a ride on our Snowcats complete with breathtaking views of the Grand Teton Mountains. Take in the breathtaking views of the Tetons from the comfort of a snow cat as it ascends Lightning Ridge.
Groups, Schools and Special Tours Available
- Contact Activity Center for groups of 10 or more
- Schedule a date with Brigid Sinram – 307-353-2300 ext.1347
Our Naturalist Snowshoe Tours are perfect for a school or youth outing. Your students will be learning about the forest, wildlife, geology and history of Grand Targhee Resort. We’ll help you customize a fun and educational day at the mountain.