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Closing Dates of Visitor Services for 2013 Season

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Date: September 3, 2013
Contact: Public Affairs Office, 307.739.3393

Visitor services at Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway will begin to wind down for the 2013 season. Scheduled closure dates for September, October and November include:

SEPTEMBER CLOSURES 
Campgrounds
Lizard Creek -- September 2
Colter Bay -- September 22
Jenny Lake -- September 29                      
Flagg Ranch -- September 30                        
Ranger Stations & Visitor Centers
Jenny Lake Ranger Station -- September 8                            
LSR Preserve Center -- September 22                         
Jenny Lake Visitor Center -- September 23

OCTOBER & NOVEMBER CLOSURES 
Campgrounds
Gros Ventre -- October 4                                    
Signal Mountain -- October 13                                  
Ranger Stations & Visitor Centers
Colter Bay Visitor Center -- October 14                                
Craig Thomas Visitor Center -- November 3                           
Entrance Stations
Granite Canyon, Moose & Moran -- October 31                           
Road Closures 
Teton Park Road & Moose-Wilson Road -- October 31

CONCESSIONER CLOSURES 
Colter Bay Village Cabins & RV Park -- September 27  
Headwaters Lodge & Cabins -- September 30                     
Jenny Lake Boating -- September 30                      
Jenny Lake Lodge -- October 6
Jackson Lake Lodge -- October 6
Signal Mountain Lodge -- October 13                                
Triangle X Ranch -- Mid October

For detailed information, please phone 307.739.3300, or consult the park's newspaper, Grand Teton Guide, online at www.nps.gov.grte. The winter operations schedule will be announced in December.

Did You Know?

Close-up of trumpeter swan head

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.