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Teton Backcountry Guides

1110 Alta North Rd, Alta, WY 83414-4585
+1 307-353-2900
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Great place to be

Although we didn't use the guiding service, we stayed in the Baldy Knoll yurt for 3 days/2 nights... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Greig S
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Teton Backcountry Guides consistently the BEST for 9 years!

Teton Backcountry Guides is a small-owner operated operation that provides guided trips in to the... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Torrey808
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Kailua, Hawaii
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Teton Backcountry Guides is a professional guide service offering tours in winter and summer for outdoor enthusiast of all ability levels. Winter tours include backcountry downhill powder skiing, cross country and snowshoeing with options to lodge overnight in one of our high mountain yurts. Summer tours include interpretive day hikes, overnight backpacking adventures and lodging in a secluded yurt centrally located between Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks.
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1110 Alta North Rd, Alta, WY 83414-4585
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Although we didn't use the guiding service, we stayed in the Baldy Knoll yurt for 3 days/2 nights in February 2017. Loved the yurt, loved the skiing and had a great time. I was over visiting from Scotland, and had the benefit of local friends...More

Thank Greig S
Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thanks so much! It's always a pleasure to host visitors from other countries. We appreciate your great review and glad to hear you have fond memories!

Reviewed 15 January 2017

Teton Backcountry Guides is a small-owner operated operation that provides guided trips in to the backcountry Tetons. My favorite is their 5 days in to their yurts. I've been going with them for 9 years and it has always been great skiing (even in years...More

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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thanks Torrey, we always enjoy hosting you.

Reviewed 25 March 2016

Hands down the best backcountry skiing experience you could have around Jackson and Teton Valley!!! We recently did a multi-day trip to the Baldy Knoll yurt. Jeff and Kate, our two guides, were awesome! They were very experienced, knew the terrain well, and knew exactly...More

Thank Christopher M
Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2016

Thank you Chris! We are so happy to hear you had a great trip! It makes our day to know you had a fun vacation in the mountains with good skiing, good food and good times! Thanks again, Diane and Jeff

Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

I hadn't done any ski touring before this trip so had no idea what to expect. We hired the Commissary ridge yurt after a couple of weeks skiing inbounds at Jackson Hole. We were met by Jeff, our guide on the first day. Took a...More

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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2016

Thanks so much Hugh. We appreciate your taking the time to let us know you had a great trip. Your visit coincided with some of the best snow of the winter so it was great you had a chance to experience the dry blower powder...More

Reviewed 9 March 2016

We stayed at the Baldy Knoll Yurt for 3 days and two nights with Jeff and Nick, both really cool guys. They taught us a lot about skinning and transitioning and how to be more efficient in the back country. On top of that, we...More

Thank Brian C
Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thanks so much Brian for your kind words. We are so happy you had a fantastic experience. We will look forward to seeing you in the future. Thanks again!

Reviewed 8 March 2016

I could not recommend Teton Backcountry Guides more highly. Jeff and Diane were very helpful and professional in the run up to our trip helping us to get organised and Paul was a fantastic guide on the day. Teton Backcountry doesn't have the most sophisticated...More

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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thank you for the great review and we are so happy to hear you had a great experience on the Pass with Paul. We hope to see you again in the future. Thanks again!

Reviewed 27 February 2016

Jeff and Matt were our guides for the baldy knoll yurt trip last week. Larry and I have skied all over NA including Alaska and these guys were two of the best we have ever experienced. The terrain is fantastic! We had bluebird skies all...More

Thank Mike C
Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2016

Thanks you Mike and Larry. We are always so happy to hear you had a great trip. Your kind words brought big smiles to us here at TBG. Thanks again!

Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a fantastic time touring around Teton Pass. Paul and Matt were excellent - very professional, found us some good snow despite rain in town, and best uphill skin track ever. A nice bonus was Paul taking ski pictures the entire day; we had...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

My husband and I went on the 3 day Baldy Knoll trip Feb 3-5. When we booked it, we said it was once in a lifetime...after doing the trip now we are saying we would love to make this once per year! Everything was perfect....More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We have been using the Teton Backcountry Guides yurts for ~9 yrs now. I have mixed feelings about writing a review because these huts are the best kept secret on the west side of the Tetons. If your looking for overnight backcountry skiing, there is...More

Thank Bill S
Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2016

Thanks, Dave. We always enjoy hosting you. Thank you for your kind words!

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