Grand Teton Biking

Biking is a popular activity in Grand Teton National Park. Bicycles are allowed on paved and unpavedroads open to motorized vehicles (unless otherwise posted) and on the park's multi-use pathway. (The section of the pathway from the Dornans property line in Moose to South Jenny Lake has been completed and more phases are planned.) The pathway and many roads are open seasonally after snow has been cleared. Opening dates vary depending on weather conditions. Cyclists are not allowed to ride on trails or in the backcountry.

Some roads in the park have a very narrow shoulder, or lack one altogether. Caution must be used. Download the park's biking brochure for a map of suggested routes. Popular bike routes are listed below.

Multi-use Pathway � This paved path parallels the Teton Park Road from Dornan's to South Jenny Lake. Open to all non-motorized users from dawn to dusk.

River Road � This is a 15-mile gravel road that runs along the west side of the Snake River between Signal Mountain and Cottonwood Creek.

Grassy Lake Road - Travel along this old American Indian route through the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway. Ride all or part of the 52-mile dirt road from Flagg Ranch to Ashton, ID.

Jenny Lake Scenic Drive � This one-way, southbound 3-mile route provides spectacular views of the tallest Teton peaks. Access from North Jenny Lake.

Two Ocean Lake Road - Three miles of dirt road leads from Pacific Creek Road to Two Ocean Lake. This route offers a scenic ride over rolling terrain.

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