En route to Grand Targhee Ski Resort, Alta, WY, sits just over the Idaho/Wyoming border approximately 6 miles east of Driggs, ID and can be accessed only via Teton Valley, ID. Just a few miles beyond Alta Teton Canyon opens up to expose classic and beautiful views of the Grand Teton. Additionally, Teton Canyon offers trails to popular local hikes, including the top of Table Mountain, Alaska Basin, and the Devil’s Staircase. Over the winter months TVTAP maintains 3 miles of nordic track to the base of Teton Canyon, making for a 6 mile round-trip loop that is very popular.
Single-family homes are the residential norm in Alta, with most people living in rural feeling, established subdivisions. There are also a number of large land holdings available. With the foothills of the Tetons forming the eastern boarder of the Alta area, several properties abut National Forest and BLM land. Living in Alta affords Wyoming state tax advantages, access to a well funded school system, a rural lifestyle, beautiful Teton views, easy mountain access, and the joy of being involved with the engaging community of Teton Valley, ID. Alta’s lucky inhabitants get the best of both Idaho & Wyoming.