Ain't Life Grand - Mountain Bike the Tetons

Targhee's highest elevation cross-country trail, with expansive views of Teton Valley far below. This short loop trail offers some short sections of rocky technical challenge.

Access

This trail can be accessed Peaked via Mill Creek/Colter’s Escape 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

The Ain’t Life Grand trail can be added to any of these options:  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.

Photos

Ain’t Life Grand

Targhee's highest elevation cross-country trail, with expansive views of Teton Valley far…

Trail Status: Closed

Trail Condition: Snow Covered

Distance: 1.92 km (1.2 mi)

Difficulty: More Difficult

Min Elevation: 2754 m (9034 ft)

Max Elevation: 2788 m (9148 ft)

Total Elevation +/-: + 67 (220 ft) / - 69 m (225 ft)

Min Grade: -8 %

Max Grade: 9 %

Recorded: 8/15/2013 3:47pm

Trail Status

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Trail Conditions

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