Grand Teton

Elevation (feet): 13,770
Elevation (meters): 4,197
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Teton Range - Yellowstone Area
State: Wyoming
Latitude: 43.7411
Longitude: -110.802
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1898
First successful climber(s): Reverend W. Owen, F. Spaulding, J. Shive, F. Peterson
Nearest major airport: Jackson, Wyoming
Convenient Center: Jackson, Wyoming

Grand Teton is the highest of the Tetons. It is a rocky massif, which in its higher elevations is composed of granite. This is one of the finest climbs in North America, and many creative routes have been used to ascend to the main summit, and to several subsidiary peaks.