Grand Teton National Park Foundation

Adventure Journal: Grand Teton Summit

Monday, August 4th, 2014

GTNPF staff member Laura Yungmeyer climbed the Grand during the final weekend of July — her first trip up the big mountain! Laura reported clear weather, warm temperatures, and a safe, fun ascent during her two-day stint in the high country.
Snowy meadows
View from summit
Photo (left): Encountering snow in the meadows during the hike to high camp. Photo (right): Successful summit! The view from the top.
LY ladies on top of the GT

Laura's group and guides up top.

LY goes through a tunnel
LY rappells
Photo (left): Ducking into tunnels near the lower saddle. Photo (right): Catching a breeze during on the rappel down. Did you summit the Grand Teton this summer? Send Grand Teton National Park Foundation your best photo!