• 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 »

  • 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 »

Colter Bay District Facilities

  • Colter Bay Visitor Center (CBVC) and Grand Teton Association Bookstore offer displays and educational materials.
  • CBVC permits desk issues backcountry permits and issues bear-resistant food storage canisters.
  • Colter Bay Campground has 350 individual sites for tents and RVs of any length, 9 walk-in sites and 11 group sites. Reservations are accepted for group sites only. The campground rarely fills. The Lizard Creek Campground has 60 individual sites and can accommodate vehicles up to 30 feet in length.
  • The U.S. Post Office in Moran is located near Moran Junction at the split between US 26, 89, 191 and US 26, 287.
  • Colter Bay Village: The complex adjacent to the visitor center offers lodging in the cabins and tent village, casual dining, gifts and groceries, a launderette, showers, horseback riding, a service station and marina.
  • Jackson Lake Lodge: This historic lodge is well worth a visit even if you are not staying overnight. Large mural windows showcase views of Jackson Lake and the northern Teton Range. Wildlife such as bears, moose and elk frequent the flats below. The lodge offers formal and informal dining, gift shops, horseback riding and a service station.
  • Leeks Marina: The former site of Stephen Leek's lodge is now home to a pizzeria and ice cream shop and a marina. Stephen Leek drew attention to the plight of elk dying on their winter range in Jackson Hole with his photographs.
  • Flagg Ranch: Visit the Flagg Ranch Information Station for trip planning as you enter Grand Teton National Park from the north. The Headwaters Lodge offers lodging, camping & RV sites, home-style restaurant, food and gifts, horseback riding and a service station.

Did You Know?

Beaver Dick Leigh and his family.

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.