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 »
Western Center for Historic Preservation Staff
The WCHP has three full-time staff members who perform project planning and preservation shop work at the Moose WCHP headquarters year round. Seasonal staff members also play a crucial role at the center. Summer crews utilize the warmer months to complete outdoor preservation and restoration work.
Western Center for Historic Preservation
Al Williams, Preservation Specialist/Project Manager
Greg Dodson, Preservation Specialist/Project Manager
Apply for Preservation Jobs!
If you are a student interested in a historic preservation internship with the WCHP, please visit the National Park Service Historic Preservation Training Program website.
Did You Know?
Did you know that the black stripe, or dike, on the face of Mount Moran is 150 feet wide and extends six or seven miles westward? The black dike was once molten magma that squeezed into a crack when the rocks were deep underground, and has since been lifted skyward by movement on the Teton fault.