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.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Grand Teton National Park, WY
Description:

Scenic canyon excellent for hiking.

Book In Advance
More Info
$1,050.00*
and up
Full-Day Grand Teton Tour from Jackson
More Info
$135.00*
and up
Grand Teton Half Day Tour

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 90 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 74
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Moose and Bears On The Trail

A great 10 mile round trip from Jenny Lake to the spot in the canyon where trails split off. Although it is a popular trek, you will see wildlife, often a moose along the creek... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 14, 2016
VMI70
,
Stony Brook, Long Island, New York
Add Photo Write a Review

90 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 83: English reviews
Stony Brook, Long Island, New York
Level Contributor
89 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

A great 10 mile round trip from Jenny Lake to the spot in the canyon where trails split off. Although it is a popular trek, you will see wildlife, often a moose along the creek, as well as black and grizzly bears. Hike with others, make noise and bring bear spray, just in case.

Helpful?
Thank VMI70
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

The hike to Cascade Canyon has never disappointed me. This year was my fourth visit and as always it's breathtaking. If your looking for a great photo ops with trees water and rock this is the place to be. If it's animals your wanting to view I've always been treated to moose and bear at times closer than I like.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ean W
Glos
Level Contributor
17 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We caught the shuttle boat across Jenny lake and walked the 0.9 mile up a steep climb to inspiration point. Beautiful walk, following waterfalls all the way up. Last bit is a little narrow, but worth it for the amazing view of Jenny lake and the mountains. We then carried on up to cascade canyon. Quite a steep climb, still... More 

Helpful?
Thank G60_12
Great Falls, Virginia
Level Contributor
66 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

The trail starts at Hidden Falls, then goes up Inspiration Point which is a pretty steep climb. The trail is for those in good shape. The trail wonders through Cascade Canyon and then climbs to Lake Solitude. The last mile or so is a little tough because of the climb and the altitude but once there, it's beautiful. Take a... More 

Helpful?
Thank FredB911
Level Contributor
50 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

If you have the opportunity to see this while in the Grand Tetons or Yellowstone, I highly recommend it. The views are amazing and Jaw dropping beautiful. Having hiked all over the USA this one stunned me and has left a forever impression on me. Can't wait to see it again.

Helpful?
1 Thank Wesley V
Huntsville, Alabama
Level Contributor
138 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

The canyon is very peaceful and relaxing. The snow capped mountains made the background worth the stop.

Helpful?
Thank Napsterthecat
Level Contributor
92 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

Some hikes are merely a highway to the destination...with the views at the end. Not Cascade Canyon. Whether you go 1/2 mile past Inspiration Point or 17 miles...stunning views the entire way!

Helpful?
Thank Chris L
Concord, California
Level Contributor
74 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016

After a fairly steep ascent to the Inspiration Point Y, Cascade Canyon is a gradual ascent on a good trail. There is often a bear and her cubs this year which can be fun or scary.

Helpful?
Thank Chris K
Racine, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful places on earth but this time of year is too early to come to the canyon. We hiked around Jenny lake and ran into a bull moose which was ten yards away from us and didn't seem to care. Then we hiked up to cascade canyon and ran into another couple who were... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Clamlaker
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
975 reviews
480 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Put in some time And explore this area in some detail The stunning vistas and experience will reward your time multiple times over. I think a highlight of the park

Helpful?
Thank Dara-Khmer

Travelers who viewed Cascade Canyon also viewed

Grand Teton National Park, WY
Grand Teton National Park, WY
 
Grand Teton National Park, WY
Grand Teton National Park, WY
 

Been to Cascade Canyon? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Cascade Canyon and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Cascade Canyon staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?