Last updated: May 18, 2022
Thing to Do
Take an easy hike down the Lakeshore Trail for views of Jackson Lake and the Teton Range. Starting from the Colter Bay Visitor Center, follow signs for the Lakeshore Trail. The trail takes visitors through a forested area and along the shore of Jackson Lake.
The Lakeshore Trail is an easy, 2.2 mi (3.5 km) loop hike with 100 ft (30 m) of elevation gain.
A general fee is charged to enter Grand Teton National Park.
Park at Colter Bay for access to the Lakeshore Trail.
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The Lakeshore Trail is an easy, 2.2 mi (3.5 km) loop hike with 100 ft (30 m) of elevation gain and an average slope of 5%. The trail is relatively flat with the potential for obstacles, such as exposed roots and rocks.