Seasonal road closures in effect
Seasonal road closures are in effect for motorized vehicles. The Teton Park Road is closed from the Taggart Lake Trailhead to the Signal Mountain Lodge. The Moose-Wilson Road is closed from the Granite Canyon Trailhead to the Death Canyon Road. More »
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 »
Mountains of the Imagination
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Winter Closure for Visitor Center
The Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center will be closed this winter due to budget constraints; reopening April 7. Winter activities will continue.Read More
Planning Your Visit
Explore our website to learn about park activities, camping and lodging, permits, travel information and operating hours.Read More
Elk Reduction Program
When Grand Teton National Park was expanded in 1950, Congress authorized an elk reduction program to continue management of the herd.Read More
Safety in Bear Country
Both black and grizzly bears call the park home. Learn what precautions you should take while hiking, camping and traveling through bear country.Read More
Sub-zero temperatures and deep winter snows give way to warm summer days punctuated by afternoon thunderstorms. Dress in layers for every season.Read More
Grand Teton National Park is often in the national and international spotlight. View news releases and the park newspaper to stay abreast of events.Read More
Grand Teton Association
Grand Teton Association is our cooperating association that publishes and sells educational materials you may find useful for trip planning.Read More
Connect to your park - Go Digital!
Keep in touch. Access wireless internet at the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center, view video podcasts, or join us on Facebook and Twitter.Read More
Free Park Iphone App
Download the official Grand Teton National Park Iphone app to take essential park information with you wherever you go during your visit.Read More
Did You Know?
Did you know that the bark on Aspen trees looks green because it contains chlorophyll? Aspen bark is photosynthetic, a process that allows a plant to make energy from the sun, and helps the tree flourish during the short growing season.