Commercial Use Authorizations
Commercial Use Authorizations (CUAs) are limited authorizations to provide specific visitor services within the boundaries of Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway. CUA holders are not concessioners and may not conflict with the preferential rights held by concessioners under contract.
Grand Teton National Park only accepts CUA applications for the following commercially guided activities:
1. Road Based Tours (includes Step on Guide Services)
Grand Teton National Park does not accept CUA applications for guided backpacking, day hiking, guided climbing, mountaineering, horseback riding, fishing, motorized boating, kayaking, water skiing, floating, skiing or snowshoeing.
If you are applying for a new CUA or renewing your current CUA, please use the following links to access current forms:
1. 2016 Letter to Applicants
2016 marks the first year that CUA Holders will be assessed an Annual Fee based upon percentage of gross receipts. Fees that exceed the initial $300 paid in March will be due on January 31, 2017. A fee calculator tool is available here: Fee Calculator Tool