Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Steven Dutch, Natural and Applied Sciences, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
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Northern Teton Range

 

Northern entry to Grand Teton National Park on U.S. 89.

Below: looking south along Jackson Lake with the Tetons in the distance.

Above: northern peaks of the Tetons.

Left and below: looking south along the Teton front.

Left: Mount Moran
The Tetons near Mount Moran
Left and below: Grand Teton
Foothills of the Absaroka Range east of the Tetons.

Views from U.S. 26 coming down off the Absaroka Range.

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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Left: looking south along the Absaroka Range

Below: The northern Teton Range

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Panorama from lust east of Jackson Lake. The two highest peaks are Grand Teton (left) and Mount Moran (right). The straight front of the range is a fault. The range is made up of Archean gneiss and Proterozoic granite, mantled by Paleozoic rocks around the northern, western and southern edges and deeply sculpted by glaciation.

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Panoramas of the Tetons across Jackson Lake

Central Teton Range

 

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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Left and below: Mount Moran
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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Left and below: between Mount Moran and Grand Teton, showing spectacular glacial topography. The Tetons are possibly the most "Alpine" mountain range in the United States.
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Below: Grand TetonReaders are invited to look up "teton" in a French dictionary.
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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Left and below: South of Grand Teton.
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Southern Teton Range

 

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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Looking north along the Teton front. The highest peak is Grand Teton.
Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Southern part of the Tetons
Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Looking south along the Teton front
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Created 14 July 2003, Last Update 01 July 2012

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