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Teton Backcountry Guides

1110 Alta North Rd, Alta, WY 83414-4585
+1 307-353-2900
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Hiking Mt. Taylor

This was our first true hike as a family. Since we are a family of 4 with no experience, I felt it... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2018
Michelle S
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Experience of a lifetime

I attended TBG's Backcountry Skills camp at Baldy Yurt in Jan/Feb 2018. I could not more highly... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
Shawn W
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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 July 4, 2018 via mobile

This was our first true hike as a family. Since we are a family of 4 with no experience, I felt it best to have a guide take us out for the day. I originally contacted Diane months ago asking hundreds of questions. She was...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018

I attended TBG's Backcountry Skills camp at Baldy Yurt in Jan/Feb 2018. I could not more highly recommend Teton Backcountry Guides! The trip was everything I had hoped it would be - truly a life changing experience. I came into the trip with some trepidation...More

Thank Shawn W
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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thanks so much Shawn, we appreciate your kind words and are so happy it was a great trip! We hope to see you again! Take Care

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Reviewed January 6, 2018

i hired these folks for a custom backcountry ski touring trip.... everything was very professional, and i will not hesitate to call them again.

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

My wife and I wanted to try off piste skiing. We debated between several companies, and went with Teton Backcountry because Jeff and Diane were super helpful in addressing our concerns as beginner skiers off piste. I had some trouble finding a AT boot that...More

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Reviewed February 18, 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
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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 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!

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Reviewed January 15, 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

Thank Torrey808
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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2017

Thanks Torrey, we always enjoy hosting you.

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Reviewed March 24, 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
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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 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

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Reviewed March 23, 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 March 28, 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

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Reviewed March 9, 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
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Diane V, Owner at Teton Backcountry Guides, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 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!

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Reviewed March 7, 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 March 20, 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!

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