Mill Creek | Mountain Bike the Tetons

One of the best, most loved downhill rides in Teton Valley. High speed, great flow with a stunning views. Mill Creek is a great uphill ride too, and is often used as a starting or ending trail for multiple loop options at Grand Targhee. Be aware of the cattle gate at the resort boundary and always shut the gate behind you.

Access

This trail can be accessed from the bottom via the trailhead on Teton Canyon Road [Directions to trailhead from Driggs, ID] or from the top by parking at Grand Targhee Resort [Directions from Driggs, ID] and pedaling up Andy’s to Colter’s Escape.

Options

This trail can be ridden as an out and back by starting at Teton Canyon Road; as a longer out and back by adding Colter’s Escape; as an even longer out and back by adding Buffalo Soldier; as a loop by pedaling up Ski Hill Road/Andy’s/Colter’s Escape/Mill Creek; as an even longer loop by adding Buffalo Soldier in between Andy’s and Colter’s Escape; partially by riding Cold Springs to the lower half of this trail.  A popular shuttle ride by parking a car in Teton Canyon and riding from Grand Targhee Resort. Riders often warmup or cooldown on the Sheep’s Bridge trail across the road. The Cold Springs trail offers other loop options.

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Mill Creek

One of the best, most loved downhill rides in Teton Valley. High speed, great flow with a…

Trail Status: Excellent

Trail Condition: Dry

Distance: 5.61 km (3.5 mi)

Difficulty: More Difficult

Min Elevation: 2047 m (6716 ft)

Max Elevation: 2398 m (7865 ft)

Total Elevation +/-: 408 m (1338 ft) / - 58 m (189 ft)

Min Grade: -30.0 %

Max Grade: 28.0 %

Recorded: 6/6/2013 5:45pm

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