Looking for a day hike in Grand Teton National Park that will challenge your body and blow your mind? Might I suggest waking up early and making the trek to Lake Solitude, where absolutely world-class views will await you for… Read More »Lake Solitude Hike in Grand Teton National Park
Grand Teton National Park offers, in my opinion, the best bang for your buck of any US national park – or, at least, it’s right up there. Staggering mountain views, glaciers, and alpine lakes (not to mention insane wildlife) are… Read More »The best hikes in Grand Teton National Park (of all distances)
As someone with both large and wide feet, I know the struggle of researching a great pair of trail running shoes or hiking boots without ever knowing if they’ll actually fit. Columbia is one of the most popular brands of… Read More »Do Columbia Shoes Run Big or Small?
Looking for a breezy yet rewarding hike in Grand Teton National Park? The 3.8-mile Taggart Lake Loop is perfect for you. It’s a simple walk, one with an incredible lake and a full view of the Teton Range. For relaxed… Read More »Hiking to Taggart Lake in Grand Teton National Park
Delta Lake is one of the most incredible alpine lakes in the lower 48. It offers incredible views of Grand Teton, Teewinot, and Middle Teton peaks, and is the perfect spot to hang out. Interestingly, there is no official trail… Read More »Hiking to Delta Lake in Grand Teton National Park
In a word: absolutely. Bear spray is a must-have for hiking or backpacking in Grand Teton National Park. Of all the national parks in the lower 48, Grand Teton might be the #1 spot where you will need bear spray.… Read More »Do you need bear spray for Grand Teton National Park?
When you’re prepping for your next overnight or multi-day backpacking trip, one thing that should be on your mind is how to safely deal with a bear encounter. Spending time in bear country is a great way to get far… Read More »Is Pepper Spray the Same as Bear Spray?
UPDATE 06/24/23: Almost every road in the park is now open – you can check statuses here. UPDATE 06/02/22: The Cascade Highway is officially open as of May 10. A very snowy April and May means that there is still… Read More »Is North Cascades Good to Visit in June? Best Time to Visit [June 2023 Update]
Truth be told, camping or backpacking in bear country isn’t that different from camping and backpacking anywhere else. There are a few things you need to do, be aware of, and remember, though – and that’s why I put together… Read More »11 Tips for Camping in Bear Country