Commercial Use Authorizations

Commercial Use Authorizations (CUAs) are limited authorizations to provide specific visitor services within the boundaries of Grand Teton National Park and the John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway.

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The 2019 CUA Application Period is Closed

New 2019 Road-Based Tour applicants who will operate from October 1 through December 31, 2019, must have a fully executed CUA permit prior to October 1.

Grand Teton National Park only accepts CUA applications for the following commercially guided activities:

1. Road Based Tours (includes Step on Guide Services)
2. Photography or Painting Workshops
3. Auto Shuttle Services
4. Transit Services
5. Towing Services
6. Guided Bicycle Tours
7. Youth Guided Day Hikes

Grand Teton National Park does not accept CUA applications for guided backpacking, day hiking, guided climbing, mountaineering, horseback riding, fishing, motorized boating, kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, water skiing, floating, skiing or snowshoeing.


Last updated: May 15, 2019

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