Blacktail Ponds Overlook

Grand Teton National Park

This scenic overlook is a good spot to spy osprey, eagles and moose.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Grand Teton National Park attractions

1. Menor's Ferry Historic District

1.01 MILES

In 1892, entrepreneurial Ohioan Bill Menor took advantage of this narrow channel in the Snake River and established a homestead, ferry and general store…

2. Chapel of the Transfiguration

1.09 MILES

Built in 1924, this chapel has aspen pews and views of the Tetons through the altar window. In summer, Episcopal services are held on Sundays.

3. Mormon Row

1.62 MILES

This is possibly the most photographed spot in the park – and for good reason. The aged wooden barns and fence rails make a quintessential pastoral scene,…

4. Grand Teton National Park

2.65 MILES

Awesome in their grandeur, the Tetons have captivated the imagination from the moment humans laid eyes on them. While their name is often ascribed to…

5. Schwabacher's Landing

3.26 MILES

Seen from this popular rafting put-in, the jagged Tetons, reflected in the meandering river, rank as some of the park's most sublime scenery. Access the…

7. Snake River Overlook

6.96 MILES

Good panoramas of the Tetons and opportunities for wildlife watching, though forest growth means the photo ops don't match Ansel Adams' immortal shots of…

8. Jenny Lake Overlook

6.98 MILES

Perched on the lake's glacial moraine, this overlook offers good views of the Tetons and tall Ribbon Cascade to the right of Cascade Canyon, and shuttle…