Bears are active in Grand Teton
Black and grizzly bears are roaming throughout the park--near roads, trails and in backcountry areas. Hikers and backcountry users are advised to travel in groups of three or more, make noise and carry bear spray. Visitors must stay 100 yards from bears. More »
Area closure in the area around Baxter's Pinnacle
An area closure is in effect around Baxter's Pinnacle to protect nesting peregrine falcons. This closure precludes any climbs of Baxter's Pinnacle and usage of the walk-off gully. This closure will be in effect through 8-15-2013. More »
Parks as Classrooms
Bring Grand Teton National Park to your classroom!
Bring Grand Teton National Park to your classroomLearn More
Bring your students to Grand Teton National Park for a day of exploring. A field trip to Grand Teton National Park can enhance curriculum and get your students excited about national parks and wild places! Park rangers will guide your students through the amazing ecology, geology, and history of the park.