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Great hike to see wildlife

We read at the visitors center that this was a good spot for seeing wildlife. We drove up to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BuncoSouthCarolina
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Summerville, South Carolina
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Don't be fooled, the highest lookout not the better one

Definitely make the drive up, but don't miss the lower lookout, which actually faces the Tetons... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SarahGrapesArney
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Hoboken, New Jersey
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A 5-mile scenic mountain drive.
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Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We read at the visitors center that this was a good spot for seeing wildlife. We drove up to the summit then hiked around at the top. We were greeted by a large mule deer. He was so close and it was very exciting. Lovely...More

Thank BuncoSouthCarolina
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely make the drive up, but don't miss the lower lookout, which actually faces the Tetons. We went to the very top which faces away from the mountains and were disappointed enough that we almost left without stopping at the lower lookout, which is a...More

Thank SarahGrapesArney
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stop at Jackson Point for Tetons view. The summit allows a view of the Gros Ventre mountains and foothills. About 10 mile roundtrip. Road is paved and not that steep. Narrow in spots, however we did not have any problems passing other cars.

Thank packcal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at nearby Signal Mountain Lodge and drove up the summit road one evening. Half way up turned a corner, and saw a black bear strolling down the road towards us. We stopped the car and he just kept on coming, wandering straight by...More

Thank PhilJR70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a great spot to see Moose and Elk. We heard moose calling but did not see any. On the other hand we heard cow elks calling and bulls bulging. Then an amazing thing happen a 5x5 bull steps out from the trees 25 yards...More

Thank HenrySwartzJr
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a 30 min short drive up to the mountain. The view of the top was memorable but there were a few spots I thought were narrow and too close to the edge! Drive carefully and enjoy the view!

Thank Sammyc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty good spot to take the whole family to. And it has great views and scenic viewpoints. Exceptional for pictures!!! Make sure to stop at both viewpoints. We also had a picnic at the top and it was great!!!

Thank BarkShadeau
Reviewed 1 week ago

The drive up to the summit is about 6 miles of great scenery. Several visitors have seen deer and bears but we only saw 4 grouse at the summit. The grouse are used to people and will stay close by for photo ops. There are...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful place saw a black bear and grouse. listened to the elk bugle what an awesome place. all should be here

Thank Penni45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice road leading to a gorgeous view. Saw several bears in the area. Road can be crowded, but definitely worth the ride.

Thank OH2TRVL
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Aditya D
8 June 2016|
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Response from Am_et_Mat | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if the road is closed at night. The NPS website doesn't tell. I guess the best is to ask directly to the rangers through their website.
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Samwise_noosa
14 September 2015|
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Response from FloridaNative1944 | Reviewed this property |
Not very steep, probably maxes out at 6% grade.
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Louise E
11 June 2015|
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Response from Creno13 |
These are called "slash piles" and are used for controlled fires as a form of fuel reduction. In areas where infrastructure is built, the trees are thinned out and wood piled. Once there is snow on the ground the piles will... More
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