We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Targhee National Forest

Grand Teton National Park, WY
+1 208-524-7500
Review Highlights

The forest is beautiful, smells amazing, and is lovely as long as snow isn't coming and makes the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Boone, North Carolina
Great Drive

We enjoying driving through Targhee National Forest during our recent vacation in GTNP. Provided... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Read all 22 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
A 1.8 million acre forest.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Grand Teton National Park, WY
+1 208-524-7500

Similar Things to Do in Grand Teton National Park

Write a ReviewReviews (22)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The forest is beautiful, smells amazing, and is lovely as long as snow isn't coming and makes the roads dangerous!

Thank KelsieMoose
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We enjoying driving through Targhee National Forest during our recent vacation in GTNP. Provided the weather is good and the roads are clear it's fun to drive down the forest roads to see what you will encounter. Having a 4x4 vehicle is also good for...More

Thank Beasley33
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous area of the country to drive through just make sure of the weather as it can snow at the drop of your hat. Temperatures can be 75 then plummet to 25 in an hour or two when winds pick up. 4 wheel drive always...More

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The trailhead parking lot is just past Teton Campground, at 7,200 feet elevation. You don't have to walk far to take in some truly stunning mountain views, with snow visible even in August, and a carpet of wildflowers beyond your dreams. It's the sort of...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We enjoyed taking several hiking trails in the Targhee National forest. It is peaceful and quiet...take time to enjoy, but carry your bear spray just to be safe!

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 7 November 2016

While driving to West Yellowstone from Salt City, we drove through Targhee National Forest. Beautiful park in this area. Driving along the national forest was beautiful. It could be good for camping, hike and fishing. It is open area and can get cold. Lake Jenny...More

Thank sorabh
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The forest is beautiful. We live about an hour from here, so it is a nice little retreat into the woods, without being totally in the middle of nowhere. It gets cold at night in the fall, but it wasn't bad. There are lots of...More

Thank Sydni H
Reviewed 16 August 2016

While leaving West Yellowstone we were able to do some driving through Targhee National Forest. It's another beautiful park in this area and not to be missed if you have the time! I do wish we had more time to stop and hike but driving...More

Thank LeslieinTN
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Gorgeous scenery, hiking trails, and wildlife! A beautiful place to visit and camp! Bring a camera! Definitely worth a visit!

Thank MXMOM_3
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Like the surrounding area, the section that is the Targhee National Forest is also really beautiful. A lot of great pullouts, some trailheads, and camping. The Snake River comes through here and it's truly stunning.

Thank Deanne A
Nearby Restaurants
Bar J Chuckwagon Suppers
532 reviews
8.71 km away
Calico Restaurant and Bar
560 reviews
9.10 km away
Nora's Fish Creek Inn
475 reviews
6.28 km away
Street Food at the Stagecoach
82 reviews
6.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Teton Raptor Center
94 reviews
6.55 km away
Teton Pass
77 reviews
.65 km away
Cowboy Up Hang Gliding
17 reviews
6.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Targhee National Forest staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines