• The Cathedral Group from the Teton Park Road

    Grand Teton

    National Park Wyoming

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  • 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 »

Laws & Policies

As of February 22, 2010 new firearms regulations apply. Click on the firearms link for more information.

Grand Teton National Park and John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway Superintendent's Compendium

July 1, 2014 Superintendent's Compendium 2014

May 19, 2014 Compendium Amendment: Elk Ranch Area Closure

 

To read the legislation that established Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Park click on the links below.

Grand Teton National Park Act, September 14, 1950 (64 Stat. 849)

John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway, August 25, 1972 (Public Law 92-404)

Did You Know?

Tetons from Hurricane Pass, KF

Did you know that Grand Teton National Park was established in both 1929 and 1950? The original 1929 park protected the mountain peaks and the lakes near the base. The boundaries were later expanded in 1950 to include much of the adjacent valley floor.