Alta, Wyoming, Real Estate
Alta is located about 7 miles west of Grand Targhee Resort and 6 miles east of Driggs, Idaho, at an elevation of 6,440 feet. Alta is nestled in the Teton Mountain Range foothills and offers endless recreational opportunities in the Targhee National Forest. Teton Canyon provides access to amazing trails for hiking and skiing. Grand Targhee Resort is notorious for endless powder (averages 500 inches of snow a year), varied terrain, is family-oriented with a sophisticated feel yet laid-back style. Grand Targhee has recently received accolades for its Bike Park; with over 2,200 vertical feet of lift-serviced downhill and 47-plus miles of multi-use trails for cross country and downhill mountain biking. You don’t have to be an expert to enjoy these trails. The vast views are worth the exercise!
Alta is quaint yet offers quality education with an Elementary School (K-6). Additionally there is a Church, Public Library and the Teton Teepee Ski Lodge. Located in Wyoming, Alta can provide tax benefits to Buyers. This small pocket of real estate in Wyoming (roughly 8.3 square miles) has always shown strong values and appreciation because of its amazing Teton Views, rolling terrain and tax advantages and direct access to Grand Targhee Ski and Summer Resort.