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 »
Photos & Multimedia
Experience a virtual hike around String Lake from your computer with the Grand Teton National Park's brand new eHike.
Visit the photo gallery to view park images.
Celebrate 40 years of the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway! Check out our anniversary blog, 40 days to 40 years, featuring hikes, history, wildlife, and other tidbits relating to the Parkway!
Did You Know?
Did you know that Jenny and Leigh Lakes are named for the fur trapper “Beaver” Dick Leigh and his wife Jenny (not pictured)? Beaver Dick and Jenny assisted the Hayden party that explored the region in 1872. This couple impressed the explorers to the extent that they named the lakes in their honor.