Mountains of the Imagination

Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands as a 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, and enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.

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Grand Migrations

Grand Teton is a renowned for its abundant wildlife, but many of the animals that call the park home only live here part of the year.

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What is Migration?

Find out how and why animals migrate (and why others don't).

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On the Move: Mule Deer Migrations

Traveling hundreds of miles over mountain passes and fording wide rivers mule deer migrate to survive.

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Migrations Need You

What can you do to help wildlife migrations?

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A Grand Spectacle

Golden aspens, red hawthorns, bugling elk, and great migrations—experience fall in the Tetons.

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Discover Snow in Grand Teton

Play in the snow! Ski, snowshoe, or go for a walk in this winter playground. Explore winter in Grand Teton National Park.

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Park Roads and Construction

Check the status and seasonal closing dates of park roads.

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Basic Information

Find directions, activities, operating times, and other general information about Grand Teton.

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We Have an App for That

Download the NPS App before you get here! Explore Grand Teton and discover places to visit, find a bite to eat, and a place to stay.

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Wildlife Safety

Learn how to stay safe around wildlife.

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Temporary & Wildlife Closures

Know where you can go. Follow all temporary and wildlife closures.

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Campgrounds are by Reservation Only

Reserve your night under the stars. 

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Find a place to stay in Grand Teton.

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Backcountry Camping

Get a backcountry camping permit to camp along the shores of Jackson or Leigh lakes

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Work With Us

Learn about current positions and internship opportunities.

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Learn about the geology that created the Teton Range.

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Visitor Use & Experience

Preserving the visitor experience.

Last updated: November 9, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 170
Moose, WY 83012


Talk to a Ranger? To speak to a Grand Teton National Park ranger call 307–739–3399 for visitor information Monday-Friday during business hours.

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