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Winter Lift Tickets

A single lift ticket to Grand Targhee gets skiers and riders access to over 2,600 acres of exceptional terrain - including the new Colter Lift in the shadow of the Tetons. With a lift ticket in your pocket, 6 lifts, 2270 vertical feet and an average of 500+ inches of world-class Teton powder are at your fingertips. Come experience the authentic skiing and riding experience you've been searching for. 

The winter season runs from November 17, 2023 through April 21, 2024. Opening and closing dates are subject to change based on snow and weather conditions.

PURCHASING TICKETS

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To secure the best price and to skip the lines, purchase your lift tickets in advance*.

Grand Targhee offers various types of tickets for accessing the mountain. For full mountain access, we offer single day and multi-day tickets. Multi-day tickets are available from 3 days up to 7 days. Single day half day tickets for full mountain access are also available.

If you do not already have a Targhee Card, please add it to your purchase at check out. Then skip the lines and pick up your Targhee Card at any of our four pickup boxes located throughout the resort.

Tickets can also be purchased at the resort. Tickets purchased at the Ticket Window or Activity Center are subject to the window rate.

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*Discounted lift tickets are not available for advanced purchase, please see Discounted Lift Ticket information below. 

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Do you already have a re-loadable Targhee Card? If so, login to your account and add your day ticket to your profile. Your lift access will be loaded to your card so you can go direct to lift.

Easily add more days online and head straight to the lifts.

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Shoshone Only Tickets for Beginners

The terrain off of the Shoshone lift offers incredible family-friendly and beginner terrain. If you are still getting comfortable on your skis or board and wish to stick to the greens, you can buy a Shoshone only ticket. Please visit the Activity Center or Ticket Booth to purchase. Pricing varies from $55 - $68. 

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QUICK NOTES 

  • Our Targhee Card is a reusable RFID card that is necessary to load the chairlift. The $5 cost of the card is not included in the lift ticket price, please add one to your purchase if you don't already have one.
  • Children 5 & under ski free, however a Targhee Card is required for access. Please visit Mountain Sports School, Ticket Booth or Activity Center to purchase ($5). 
  • For quick lift access, purchase your tickets in advance and use our pick-up boxes to retrieve your Targhee Card.
  • Half Day Access starts at 12:30pm.
  • If you are a beginner skier or snowboarder, consider our Shoshone Full-Day Ticket. This ticket provides access to  the Shoshone Lift and beginner terrain. 
  • Mountain Collective Partner Resort Passholders, please see discounted lift ticket information below. 

RFID card reminders: 

  • Place your Targhee card or Season Pass in a pocket by itself. 
  • Make sure your card is not near your phone, keys or wallet.
  • Only carry one RFID card at a time. 
  • If you have other resort RFID cards, please take your Targhee Card or Season Pass out for scanning. 

Note: There is a reprint fee for a lost or forgotten Targhee Card ($5) or Season Pass ($10).  

DATES & HOURS OF OPERATION

November 17, 2023 - April 21, 2024

Opening and closing dates are subject to change based on snow and weather conditions.

OUR LIFT HOURS
  • Huckleberry Conveyer: 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • Shoshone: 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • Dreamcatcher: 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • Blackfoot: 9:00am – 3:30pm
  • Sacajawea: 9:00am – 3:45pm
  • Colter: 9:00am – 3:30pm

All our lifts are open daily. Opening and closing times are subject to change based on conditions. 

how to book

All full price tickets are available to book online. If you are a first-time skier or snowboarder and need help, please give us a call, we will be happy to guide you through our lift ticket options. If you are looking for a discounted ticket, please see "Discounted Lift Ticket" information below.

Before you start the booking process online or through our reservations team at 307-353-2300 x1, please gather the following information for each guest and email it ahead of time to reservations@grandtarghee.com to expedite the process:

First & Last Name

Date of Birth

DISCOUNTED LIFT TICKETS

Eligible discounted tickets must be purchased in person at the Ticket Window or Activity Center.

These tickets have guaranteed availability and cannot be purchased in advance. Please make sure to bring photo ID and proof of eligibility as listed below or valid membership card.

  • Military Discounts: Military member/veteran and spouse are eligible for a discounted rate of 30%. Dependents will pay full price.
  • 5th and 6th Grade Passport: Review terms and conditions and purchase passport here.
  • Adaptive or Adaptive Companion Lift Tickets: must be purchased in person at the Activity Center.
  • Club Card/Membership/Season Pass Partners/Other Discounts: Reciprocity agreements with other resorts, Ski Patrol & PSIA/AASI discounts, Idaho Ski Resorts, Ski Club discounts, vouchers, etc.

If you are lodging at Grand Targhee, your discounted lift tickets can be purchased at check in.

MOUNTAIN COLLECTIVE RECIPROCITY RESORT POLICIES

If you are a pass holder at Mountain Collective Resort, discounted lift tickets must be purchased at the Activity Center or Ticket Window, they cannot be purchased online. Please present photo ID and current season pass.

Please note:

  • Not all resort season passes are eligible for the Mountain Collective discount.
  • It is your responsibility check your home mountain resort's season pass benefits to ensure your pass is eligible.
  • We can only honor the discount if your name is in the database provided to us by Mountain Collective, any discrepancies will need to be discussed with your home mountain.
  • Full price tickets purchased in advance online are not eligible for the 50% discount at any time.
  • 50% off tickets do not apply to multi-day tickets, the 50% discount is for single day tickets only.
  • Full price tickets or multi-day tickets purchased online or in person are not eligible for a 50% refund if the ticket has already been used. It is your responsibility to know if you are eligible for a Mountain Collective discount before purchasing a full price or multi-day ticket. 

 

PICK UP INFORMATION

Please visit one of the pick-up boxes located throughout the resort with a digital or printed copy of your confirmation QR code. Follow the instructions on the pick-up box and enjoy your visit. If you already have a TARGHEE CARD from a previous visit and have loaded your lift access to it, you may go straight to the lifts.

If you have not pre-purchased your lift access, please visit one of the tickets windows, call us at 307-353-2300 ext1 or visit www.grandtarghee.com . To complete your purchase, you will need First/Last Name and Date of Birth for each guest.

CANCELLATION POLICY

All lift tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Lost, stolen, damaged RFID cards will have to be repurchased at the current price. RFID card cost is non-refundable.

Ticket & Pass fraud policy

Grand Targhee resort offers a variety of lift-access products which grant the holder access to resort lifts and lift-serviced terrain. All lift-access products offered by Grand Targhee Resort are non-transferrable in nature and are valid for the named ticket/passholder only. 

Valid Use

All users accessing lifts and lift-serviced terrain at Grand Targhee must possess a valid lift-access product on their person and make it available for validation at all times while using the lifts and lift-serviced terrain. A lift-access product is valid when the following criteria are met:

  1. The ticket/pass is in the possession of the named ticket/passholder as named on the pass media.
  2. The lift-access product is valid on the date of attempted use and has uses available.
  3. The product is valid for the location of attempted access (ex: lift-specific products).
  4. The ticket/passholder meets the criteria for the product (ex: age-specific products).
Invalid Use

Any person attempting to access lifts and lift-serviced terrain without a lift-access product meeting the valid criteria is committing and invalid use. Grand Targhee resort personnel will make their best efforts to determine if the invalid use is intentional or unintentional and respond accordingly.

Intentional Invalid Use Includes:

  • Attempting to use the lifts or lift-serviced terrain without having purchased a lift-access product. 
  • Presenting a ticket/pass that does not belong to the user (fraudulent use).
    • This includes pass holders of Grand Targhee and Mountain Collective. if you have both, you may not give your other pass to a friend for family member to use. Passes must be used by the person whose name and photo is on the pass media.
  • Knowingly presenting an invalid ticket/pass in an attempt to gain lift access. 
  • Other invalid uses determined to be intentional by Grand Targhee personnel. 
Consequences

Guests who are believed to be committing unintentional invalid use will be given the opportunity to correct the invalid use by producing a valid lift-access product with no consequence. 

Intentional invalid use will be considered theft of services and the involved parties will be asked to pay for services received and/or to leave the premises. Grand Targhee Resort may involve law enforcement at management's discretion.

Fraudulent Use

If a ticket or pass is suspected of being presented by someone other than the named ticket or passholder, it will be considered "Fraudulent Use." Once fraudulent use is suspected, Grand Targhee personnel will "hotlist" the ticket or pass and make a reasonable attempt to recover the media.

It is the responsibility of the named ticket or passholder to secure their ticket or pass in a manner that would prevent fraudulent use by others.

Tickets or passes involved in fraudulent use will be subject to a reactivation fee of $250 + the cost of services fraudulently received. 

  • For example if a pass was used fraudulently for 1 day, the reactivation fee is $250 + the cost of a full-price day ticket the day of the fraudulent use.

If Grand Targhee is unable to recover the reactivation fee from the person committing fraudulent use, it will become the responsibility of the named ticket or passholder. The named ticket or passholder will not be permitted to purchase any additional lift-access products until the fee is paid. 

If a ticket or passholder alleges that their ticket or pass was used fraudulently without their knowledge or consent, they may contact law enforcement to file a stolen property report and submit a copy to Grand Targhee. Resort management will determine if the ticker or pass may be reinstated upon receipt of the stolen property report an Dif the passholder will be subject to the reactivation fee.

If a passholder is involved with fraudulent use more than once, they will not be eligible for reactivation and will not be permitted to purchase lift-access products indefinitely, at the discretion of the resort management. 

Reactivation fees may only be waived due to extenuating circumstances at the sole discretion of resort management. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where do I get my Targhee Card?

To retrieve your RFID card with your QR code, there are four handy pick up boxes in ideal locations at Grand Targhee.

Your QR code is in your order confirmation email. Please remember that wifi can be spotty at the resort, please take a screen shot or print your email prior to arrival. 

Locations:

  • At the bus drop off
  • Inside the double doors leading to the Rental area
  • Outside of Habitat Dirt + Snow
  • Right outside of the Lodging check-in area

To retrieve your RFID card, please follow instructions on the pick up box and have your QR code from your confirmation email available.

If you have any trouble, please visit our Ticket Booth or Activity Center for help.

How do I reload my TARGHEE Card?

You can reload your Targhee Card here.

How do I purchase pass media?

You will be promoted to add  the Targhee Card to your purchase. If you misplace your media you will need to visit the Ticket Booth or Activity Center to purchase a new RFID card for $5.

How do I use the Pick Up Boxes?

Make sure you have your QR code handy on your mobile device. Scan your QR code and just like a candy bar from a vending machine, your card will appear for you to enjoy. If you have any trouble, please visit our Ticket Booth or Activity Center for help.

Do I need to wait in line if I purchased a lift ticket online?

You sure don't! We have four conveniently placed pick up boxes so you don't have to wait in line if you are picking up your Targhee Card for the first time. If you already have a Targhee Card and reloaded it online, you can head straight to the lifts. 

Locations:
  • At the bus drop off
  • Inside the double doors leading to the Rental area
  • Outside of Habitat Dirt + Snow
  • Right outside of the Lodging check-in area

Make sure you have your QR code from your confirmation email, then follow instructions on the pick up box.

If you have any trouble, please visit our Ticket Booth or Activity Center for help.

DO I HAVE TO PURCHASE LIFT TICKETS IN ADVANCE?

To get the best price, it is recommended you purchase in advance. Advance purchases also get you to the lift faster. you can pick up your targhee card at one of our pick up boxes instead of having to wait in line.

Select discounted tickets cannot be purchased in advance, these include:

  • Military Discounts
  • Ski Idaho 5th and 6th Grade Passport
  • Adaptive or Adaptive Companion Lift Tickets
  • Club Card/Membership/Season Pass Partners/Other Discounts
  • Mountain Collective Reciprocity Resort Tickets 

DO I NEED TO PRESENT ANYTHING WHEN PICKING UP MY ADVANCE PURCHASED TICKETS?

If redeeming your advance purchase at the Ticket Booth or Activity Center, a confirmation email as well as a photo ID must be presented. Tickets will not be issued without both points of verification.

If redeeming at the Pick Up Box, please have your confirmation email accessible and follow instructions on the machine to print your ticket.

DO I HAVE TO PRE-PURCHASE A TICKET TO ACCESS THE NORDIC, FAT BIKING OR SNOWSHOE TRAILS?

You must have a ticket to access the Nordic trails, fat biking, and snowshoe trails. Tickets cannot be purchased in advance. Please visit the Activity Center, Ticket Booth or Mountain Sports School to purchase.

Failure to have a valid ticket can result in removal from the property.

How do i purchase my discounted lodging lift tickets?

You can purchase your discounted lodging lift tickets at the Front Desk when you check in. 

ARE LIFT TICKETS TRANSFERABLE?

No, lift tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. 

WHAT ARE THE HOURS OF THE TICKET WINDOW?

Open 7 days a week from 8:00am – 1:00pm during winter operations.

WHAT ARE THE HOURS OF THE ACTIVITY CENTER?

Open 7 days a week from 8:00am – 5:00pm during regular winter operations.

CAN I CHANGE THE DATE OF A PRE-PURCHASED TICKET?

If you need to change the date of use on your lift tickets for any reason, you are granted a 72-hour period after the intended use date to contact Grand Targhee Resort. Any unused tickets will be forfeited in full after 72 hours of the intended visit date. LIFT TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.

For example, suppose you purchased tickets and intended to visit Grand Targhee Resort on January 10th. In that case, you have until January 13th (72 hours after the intended use date) to contact GTR to move those tickets.