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 »
Things To Do
Visitor Centers are great places to find information, view interpretive exhibits and spend a rainy day.
Outdoor Activities includes information on recreation in Grand Teton National Park.
Ranger Programs includes information on ranger-led hikes, evening programs and other ranger-led activities in the park.
Nearby Attractions includes links to local agencies and partners as well as nearby National Park Service areas. Expand your visit to Grand Teton National Park by sightseeing and recreating on some of our nearby lands.
Concessioner Activities includes information on guided trips and activities provided by official park concessioners.
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.