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 »
Our park newspaper, the Grand Teton Guide, provides visitors with a wealth of information about park activities, lodging, services and other important notices. Each vehicle entering through the park's entrance booths will receive one newspaper, or you may download the latest Grand Teton Guide here. For park newspaper's from previous years, you may view them here.You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view these files. Go to the Adobe web site.
Did You Know?
Did you know that pronghorns are the fastest mammals in the western hemisphere? They can run up to 70 mph, but do not like to jump fences! In the summer, pronghorn live along Antelope Flats Road, but in fall they migrate almost 200 miles to central Wyoming.