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 »
Area Closure in effect in the Elk Ranch area
A temporary area closure is in effect in the Elk Ranch Area to protect wildlife during the denning and young-rearing period. Follow the link for a map of the closed area. More »
The Business Resources Division oversees business activities in the park, including concessioner and permitted operations providing facilities and services for park visitors. Included in this portion of the site are contact information for the concessioners, and business information for use by concessioners and permitted businesses who operate in Grand Teton National Park.
Commercial Use Authorizations (CUA): forms and information for current CUA holders.
Grand Teton National Park Hunting Outfitters: annual report forms for current GTNP hunting outfitters.
Concessioner Resources: concession contract information, visitor use stats forms, and other important documents for GTNP concessioners.
Guide Information: guide resources, recommended reading, and current issues in the park.
Policy and Plans: key guidance documents for GTNP concessioners.
Did You Know?
Did you know that Grand Teton National Park is home to the largest bird in North America? The Trumpeter Swan weighs 20-30 pounds and lives in the valley year-round in quiet open water.