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Signal Mountain Summit Road

Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Wow!

A nice drive up and 2 stops at the top well worth the drive. We watched a bear cross the road and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LizaB00
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Pasadena, California
Signal Mountain more than a name

Provides excellent views and vistas. The switch back road to the summit is not to be feared. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jeffsW8210WA
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Hagerstown, Maryland
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A 5-mile scenic mountain drive.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice drive up and 2 stops at the top well worth the drive. We watched a bear cross the road and dig up an old log and eat the bugs on it. The flowers were in bloom which made the forest look like something...More

Thank LizaB00
Reviewed 1 week ago

Provides excellent views and vistas. The switch back road to the summit is not to be feared. There is also a cell tower on signal moutain even thought the genesis of its name as to do with search and rescue. The modern amenities afforded by...More

Thank jeffsW8210WA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We almost didn't take this drive until we heard about it on our travel app as a must see. The wildflowers were everywhere and the butterflies were loving it. At the viewpoints you can see for probably 80 miles. You might also be lucky to...More

Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drove to the top late one afternoon. It was well worth it. Stunning views and the best cellular service on the park.

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled this road to find wildlife. We saw NOTHING. While that was very disappointing the view at the top of the road (keep going to the top where the cell phone tower is!) was breahtaking and made the drive worth it.

Thank ricefamily5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The road is narrow… But the summit provides a great view! It's a quick 30 minute activity that's worthwhile.

Thank beckirb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The road is a 10 mile return detour from Teton Park Road. The summit overlooks the plains, not the mountains and lake. Shortly before the summit there is a small pullout with a 200 yard walk to Jackson Lake Overlook. Not only do you get...More

1  Thank goblin54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

everybody drives so slow here! but it is a gergeous drive with a few viewpoints, no to miss, takes 30 minutes

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great view from the lookout 2/3 way up and from the top! Lots of bugs the day we were there after a rain. Great wildflowers at Jackson Lake lookout!!!!

1  Thank RnR-BnB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such an amazing MUST see when in GTNP! The drive is pretty narrow and has scary turns in it, but is SO worth it. Feel like you can see forever up there!

1  Thank Michelle S
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Aditya D
8 June 2016|
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Response from Am_et_Mat | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if the road is closed at night. The NPS website doesn't tell. I guess the best is to ask directly to the rangers through their website.
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Samwise_noosa
14 September 2015|
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Response from FloridaNative1944 | Reviewed this property |
Not very steep, probably maxes out at 6% grade.
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Louise E
10 June 2015|
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Response from Creno13 |
These are called "slash piles" and are used for controlled fires as a form of fuel reduction. In areas where infrastructure is built, the trees are thinned out and wood piled. Once there is snow on the ground the piles will... More
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