2015 HOURS OF OPERATION
Open Daily: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
2015 MTBparks PASS PERK
• One FREE lift ticket
2015 TICKET PRICES
Full Day (Adult): $35
Full Day (Junior 6-12 years): $30
Full Day (Kids 5 & under with parent): FREE
Bike Park Season Pass (All ages): $119
Grand Targhee Bike Park Overview
Grand Targhee is a 2014 Top 5 and 2013 1st Place winner in the MTBparks.com Riders' Choice Best Bike Parks Awards for the Northwest Region.
Spectacular views and wildflower meadows are part of the mountain biking experience at Grand Targhee. Mix in a variety of high-alpine downhill and freeride terrain that appeals to riders ranging from beginners to advanced levels and you'll immediately understand why riders love this hidden gem nestled among the iconic Teton range.
Grand Targhee Bike Park is a high-alpine resort mountain bike destination offering cross-country, downhill and skills parks ideal for mountain bike enthusiasts of all calibers, from beginner to expert. Grand Targhee Resort serves up over 2,200 vertical feet of lift-serviced downhill bike trails and offers a top-notch Bike School featuring camps and clinics to elevate your skills. Explore the newly named IMBA EPIC trail "The Grand loop," a 25-mile singletrack trail; pedal through aspen groves and wildflower meadows in Rick’s Basin; and take in the big mountain views off Peaked and 38 Special trails. Enjoy an ideal summer and fall alpine riding climate.
WHAT'S NEW AT GRAND TARGHEE BIKE PARK
This summer, the Grand Targhee Trail Builders, Andy Williams and Harlan Hottenstein, will be focusing on building new trails and enhancing already existing trails. Stay tuned for one mile of new downhill trails, including enhancing existing flow trails and adding additional downhill trail features to Sidewinder and Bullwinkle, as well as building an additional 9.5 miles of cross-country trails.
BEYOND THE BIKE PARK
After a day exploring Grand Targhee Bike Park’s singletrack and downhill trails, extend your biking into Teton Valley’s mountain biking mecca with interconnected singletrack accessible from the resort. Head down Grand Targhee’s Colter’s Escape or 38 Special into Teton Canyon where you’ll access the Caribou-Targhee trail system. From Teton Valley, load up the bikes and enjoy nearby access to seemingly endless miles of trails throughout the region like Horseshoe Canyon, or head up Teton Pass where the nation’s first USFS sanctioned downhill trail system is sure to whet your appetite.
2015 EVENT HIGHLIGHTS
The Montana Enduro Series – The Grand Enduro | August 2
That’s right, the Montana Enduro Series is going south of the border. We thought it was the best idea ever, too. Why not have an interstate enduro series? There’s some seriously fun trails at Wyoming’s Grand Targhee Resort, so we’re going to race ‘em for the fourth stop on the series. It’s going to be a weekend-long celebration of the Tetons.
2015 Pierre’s Hole 50/100 MTB Race | August 15
This race is situated under the Le Tres Tetons, or the three Tetons (Grand, Middle, and South Teton) with single track loops at Grand Targhee Resort (GTR)
Wydaho Rendezvous Teton Mountain Bike Festival | September 4 – 7
Idaho & Wyoming’s Mountain Bike Mecca. Come enjoy endless miles of cross-country, singletrack, dirt road, downhill, jump park, freeride, and an IMBA Epic Trail. Participants can also demo next year’s 2016 bikes , enjoy unmatched scenery, and ride in an ideal alpine riding climate.
Grand Targhee’s Teton Dirt Classic – Cross-Country and Super D | September 5 & 6
Point to point style x-country race and a Super D race, with the combined overall champion.
Idaho High School MTB Race Grand Charge | September 12
Come test your skills at the Idaho High School Cycling League Race Series at Grand Targhee Resort, the first of four races held all summer long throughout Idaho.
Getting to Grand Targhee Resort
Grand Targhee is located in Alta WY, on the western slope of the Teton Range. It is about 45 minutes from Jackson, WY and about 4.5 hours north of Salt Lake City.
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With spectacular Teton single track trails winding through wildflower meadows, and miles of technical lift-serviced downhill trails, Grand Targhee Resort established itself as the first downhill mountain bike destination in the Tetons.
Explore over 2,200 vertical feet of lift-serviced downhill and over 46 miles of cross country and downhill mountain bike trails. The Targhee Bike Park offers every style of riding for every level of mountain bike rider. Gentle, banked cruisers, tight and twisty single track cross country, gnarly, rock strewn downhill, drop offs and much more.
ALTA, WY – Grand Targhee Bike Park returns to the MTBparks Pass for 2015 with one FREE day of riding. In its second year, the MTBparks Pass gives riders free lift tickets, discounts and deals at some of the Best Bike Parks across North America. With more than 30 resorts and partners offering benefits—and more continually being added—the MTBparks Pass is the best value available in resort destination riding.
GRAND TARGHEE, WY — Grand Targhee's bike park never really closes, even during ski season. The resort is one of the first to offer an extensive network of groomed, snowpacked singletrack for winter riding, helping it gain traction (pun intended) as the lift-served fat bike capital of the good ol' USA. The crew from 45NRTH discovered this for themselves on a recent trip to Targhee, and filmed this shredit of Evan Simula putting the Flowbeist and Dunderbiest tires through their paces.
Grand Targhee, WY – The 5th Annual TVTAP Wydaho Rendezvous Mountain Bike Festival - presented by Teton Valley Trails And Pathways (TVTAP) runs Labor Day Weekend, August 29 through September 1, 2014 and brings to the Teton Valley a weekend of mountain biking activities that will cater to all levels and kinds of rider.
Grand Targhee, WY – Everything from epic downhill techy and jumpy shuttle trails like Lithium, Jimmy's Mom and Fuzzy Bunny on Teton Pass, or Sticks and Stones and The Grand Traverse at Grand Targhee Bike Park to the smooth buttery flow trails at Jackson Hole Bike Park can be found in paradise just outside the boundaries of Grand Teton National Park. Author Kim Cross and photographer Jay Goodrich captured some of the area's awesomeness in this article that recently appeared in Bike Magazine.
Grand Targhee, WY – August 13, 2013 – The 4th Annual TVTAP Wydaho Rendezvous Mountain Bike Festival - presented by Teton Valley Trails And Pathways (TVTAP) takes runs Labor Day Weekend, August 30 through September 1, 2013. The Rendezvous brings a weekend of mountain biking activities that will cater to any level and kind of rider.
Bringing a taste of Nepal to Victor, ID, the Everest Momo Shack is a must-visit gem located on the west side of Teton Pass. Owners Sange and Rita Sherpa aim to put their own twist on a unique fusion of Indian and Nepalese cuisine sure to please the pallettes of locals and travelers alike, making it the perfect spot for a cold local beer and traditional dish after a hard day's ride.