The Naming Of Disappointment Peak Is One Goofy Wyoming Tale You Won’t Find In The History Books

For more than a century, mountaineers have flocked to the Grand Tetons for world-class climbing, hiking, scrambling, and exploration. These majestic mountains include Mount Owen, the Grand Teton, Teewinot, Mount Moran, Nez Perce — and Disappointment Peak.

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If you’re interested in trying to climb Disappointment Peak yourself, check out a guided hike from Jackson Hole Mountain Guides or Exum Mountain Guides.

Address: Disappointment Peak, Wyoming 83414, USA