• 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 »

Nearby Attractions



National Park Service Areas

Yellowstone National Park
(307) 344-7381

Fossil Butte National Monument
(307) 877-4455

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
(208) 527-1335

Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area
(307) 548-2251


Other Attractions

USFWS National Elk Refuge
(307) 733-9212

National Museum of Wildlife Art
(307) 733-5771

Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum
(307) 733-2414

Bridger-Teton National Forest
(307) 739-5500

Caribou-Targhee National Forest
(208) 624-3515


Local Partners & Information Resources

Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce
(307) 733-3316

Grand Teton Association
(307) 739-3606


Grand Teton National Park Foundation
(307) 732-0629

Teton Science School
(307) 733-1313

The Murie Center
(307) 739-2246


Did You Know?

Close-up of a lodgepole pine cone

Did you know that lodgepole pine trees grow on glacial moraines in Jackson Hole? Glacial moraines are ridges of rocky debris left behind as Ice Age glaciers melted. The soil on these ridges retains moisture and is more hospitable to trees than the cobbly, porous soil on the outwash plain.