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 »
Welcome to the Grand Teton National Park Business Resources' website. Did you know GTNP concessioners provide over 22 different types of visitor services and there are approximately 700 concessioner guides working in the park? You are a part of this amazing network. Visitors often have longer and more interactions with concession employees than with park rangers because there are many more concession employees.
You play a critical role in forming our visitors' experiences. We want to provide you with the tools needed to successfully accomplish your job, provide accurate interpretive information, and deliver a quality experience for visitors. This website will help you find the information you need to provide accurate and effective interpretation, which may help you provide positive and memorable visitor experiences. Please offer your comments and suggestions by sending an email to Grand Teton NP Business Resources Division e-mail us
Guide Resources: provides links to natural and cultural resource information developed for park concession guides.
Maps and Brochures: provides links to many park publications that are useful tools for visitor orientation and wayfinding.
Recommended Reads: for guides who are interested in expanding their understanding of GTNP.
Did You Know?
Did you know that lodgepole pine trees grow on glacial moraines in Jackson Hole? Glacial moraines are ridges of rocky debris left behind as Ice Age glaciers melted. The soil on these ridges retains moisture and is more hospitable to trees than the cobbly, porous soil on the outwash plain.