38 Special - Mountain Bike the Tetons

Endless switchbacks climb through alpine forest to a stunning view of the Tetons.

Access

This trail can be accessed from either Colter’s Escape via Mill Creek by starting at the Mill Creek Trailhead [Directions to trailhead from Driggs, ID] or from Peaked starting with Andy’s/Buffalo Soldier near the base area of Grand Targhee Resort [Directions from Driggs, ID].

Options

This trail can be ridden as an out and back in addition to Mill Creek; as an out and back in addition to Andy’s/Buffalo Soldier/Peaked; as a lollipop loop starting with Mill Creek/38 Special/Peaked/Colter’s Escape and returning on Mill Creek; as a Lollipop loop starting with Andy’s/Buffalo Soldier/Colter’s Escape/38 Special/Peaked and returning on Buffalo Soldier/Andy’s. The Ain’t Life Grand trail can be added to any of these options.

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38 Special

Endless switchbacks climb through alpine forest to a stunning view of the Tetons.

Trail Status: Closed

Trail Condition: Snow Covered

Distance: 4.95 km (3.1 mi)

Difficulty: More Difficult

Min Elevation: 2411 m (7909 ft)

Max Elevation: 2721 m (8926 ft)

Total Elevation +/-: + 61 m (200 ft) / - 378 m (1239 ft)

Min Grade: -13 %

Max Grade: 7 %

Recorded: 8/15/2013 4:07PM

Trail Status

Excellent
Fair
Poor
Closed

Trail Conditions

Tacky
Dry
Dusty
Variable
Wet
Some Mud
Very Muddy
Snow Packed
Snow Covered