Officials are starting to pore over Grand Targhee Resort’s plans to build 28 cabins in its base area, the first major development the western Teton resort has proposed under a 2018 master plan.

“This has been our desire and intent from the get-go,” Geordie Gillett, the resort’s owner and general manager, said of plans for the cabins.

Targhee cabins

A schematic showing rough placement of the 28 cabins Targhee is looking to build. Caribou-Targhee National Forest officials have asked for a 300-foot buffer from the forest boundary, but Teton County, Wyoming planners aren't doing the same. 

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Billy Arnold has been covering the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem and the people who manage it since January 2022. He previously spent two years covering Teton County government, and a year editing Scene. Tips welcomed.

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