4 Things to Do at Granite Hot Springs near Grand Teton National Park

granite hot springs near grand teton

Granite Hot Springs is a nice little oasis about an hour outside of crowded Jackson, Wyoming. It is managed by the Forest Service. It requires driving on an 8-mile dirt road to access it.

Here are some things you can do at Granite Hot Springs.

Granite Hot Springs near Jackson, WY

Get in the Hot Springs

The hot springs were developed in the 1930s by the CCC. The pool is quite small but perfectly tucked into the mountainside.

You must pay a small entry fee to get into the pools. They may not accept a credit card, so check the official website before going.

The hot springs are open year-round.

cabin at granite hot springs near grand teton
log buildings at granite hot springs near grand teton

Walk to the Waterfall

waterfall at granite hot springs near grand teton

Near the hot springs is a very nice waterfall. It’s more impressive in person than in pictures. It only requires a small walk from the parking lot.

waterfall at granite hot springs near grand teton

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campground at Granite Hot Springs

The Granite Creek campground is a wonderful area to camp as it is much more secluded than the campgrounds in the Jackson Hole Valley. As of 2023, they do not accept reservations – it is first come, first served only. It has about 50 sites.

Dog Sled Tour

In the winter you can book an Iditarod Dog Sled Tour through Jackson Hole Sled Dog Tours. They will take you to Granite Hot Springs for a soak, then a return ride.

Anything Else I Should Know?

Need a game plan so you don’t miss out on the best things to do in Grand Teton? Check out our itinerary. 

Most travelers want to visit the most popular sites and still avoid the crowds. We have a detailed itinerary that gives you a step-by-step game plan so you can get to the best places at the right times!

But that’s not all! Our itinerary includes a free audio guide to listen to while driving with over 3-hours of stories about the park!


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THINGS TO DO: Don’t miss all that Grand Teton has to offer including Jenny Lake, Colter BayMormon Row, Teton Village, river rafting, and abundant wildlife

WHERE TO EAT: Check out the best places to eat and where to get groceries and eat picnics in Grand Teton National Park

GREAT CITIES TO STAY OR CHECK OUT: Learn all about where to stay and where to camp when visiting Grand Teton and all there is to do in Jackson, Wyoming

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