Rendezvous Mountain Trail

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Rendezvous Mountain Trail
Length 4.8 mi (7.7 km)
Location Teton Range
Trailheads Top of Rendezvous Mountain
Granite Canyon Trail
Use Hiking
Elevation
Elevation change Approximate loss of 2,450 ft (750 m)
Highest point Rendezvous Mountain, 10,450 ft (3,190 m)
Lowest point Granite Canyon Trail, 8,000 ft (2,400 m)
Hiking details
Season Summer to Fall
Sights Teton Range
Hazards Severe weather

The Granite Canyon Trail is a 4.8-mile (7.7 km) long hiking trail in Grand Teton National Park in the U.S. state of Wyoming.[1] Most often used to descend from the top of Rendezvous Mountain after riding the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort ski lift to the top of the peak, the trail descends 4.8 mi (7.7 km) to junction with the Granite Canyon Trail adjacent to the Upper Granite Canyon Patrol Cabin.[2]

Coordinates: 43°35′40″N 110°53′58″W / 43.5943707°N 110.8993805°W / 43.5943707; -110.8993805[3]

See also[edit]

List of hiking trails in Grand Teton National Park

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rendezvous Peak, WY (Map). Topoquest (USGS Quads). Retrieved 2012-03-03. 
  2. ^ "Day Hikes" (pdf). National Park Service. March 2010. Retrieved 2012-03-03. 
  3. ^ "Rendezvous Mountain Trail". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-03-03.