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 »
Moose-Wilson Road Closure
The Moose-Wilson Road between Death Canyon Junction north to the intersection with the Murie Center Road is temporarily closed to motor vehicles, bicycles, skating, skateboards and similar devices. For current road conditions call 307-739-3682. More »
Multi-use Pathway Closures
Intermittent closures of the park Multi-use Pathway System will occur through mid-October during asphalt sealing and safety improvement work. Pathway sections will reopen as work is completed. Follow the link for a map and more information. More »
The Business Resources Branch issues Commercial Use Authorizations (CUAs) for Hunt Outfitters in Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway. Any outfitter or guide who holds a valid license from the Wyoming State Board of Outfitters and Professional Guides is eligible to apply for a CUA. A CUA is required to outfit and guide hunts in Grand Teton National Park and/or the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway. It is each CUA holder's responsibility to know and understand the conditions of the authorization and all applicable Wyoming Game and Fish and National Park Service regulations that apply. There is currently no moose, wolf or bison hunting allowed in the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway. Only elk hunting is allowed in Grand Teton National Park under the Elk Reduction Program.
CUA Hunt Outfitter Application Materials:
Did You Know?
Did you know that Uinta ground squirrels, sometimes mistaken for prairie dogs, hibernate up to eight months a year? These animals leave their burrows in March or April to inhabit the sagebrush flats, but may return by the end of July.