Please check the Superintendents Compendium page for additional restrictions and laws. If you have specific concern or question about a closure please call 307-739-3399.
For details and specifics, please see Superintendents Compendium.
These areas are temporarily closed for the safety of visitors and wildlife:
Wolff Ridge Winter Range Closure
An area encompassing Wolff Ridge and a portion of the Spread Creek drainage is closed to all human entry in Grand Teton National Park through April 30, 2024. This closure is necessary to provide secure wintering habitat for bison and elk. See map (right) for more details.
Blacktail Butte Thermal Cover/Winter Range Closure
The northern portion of Blacktail Butte is closed north of the Albright View pullout on Highway 89/191/26 through April 30, 2024. The open slopes on the southwest side of Blacktail Butte and the Practice Rocks climbing area at the northern tip of the butte remain open. The National Park Service has determined that this closure is necessary to protect moose by closing a critical island of winter thermal cover in a sea of sage. See map (right) for more details.
Last updated: December 19, 2023