Current Fire Information

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A firefighter sprays water with a hose, cooling fuels around the active fire.

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Any updates on current fires in the park will be published as news releases and posted on the website. The park’s social media feeds (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter) will also publish updates during an incident.

Grand Teton National Park partners with the Bridger Teton National Forest to collaboratively manage fire under the umbrella of Teton Interagency Fire. This organization also includes the National Elk Refuge, the State of Wyoming, Teton County, and neighboring counties. Their Teton Fires website, tetonfires.com, provides regular updates on local fire activity, fire danger, and prescribed burns, as well as resources for homeowners and preparedness information.

Additional local resources:
  • If there is a local incident, Teton County will update tcincident.org with key information
  • The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality monitors air quality across the state
  • The National Weather Service provides updated forecasts and Hazardous Weather Outlooks, when necessary

National resources:
  • Inciweb provides up-to-date information on active fires and other incidents.
  • The National Interagency Fire Center has daily updates on national fire news, including priority fires, acres burned, new starts, and expected activity for the day.
 
A house stands in the foreground with grass around it, while just ten feet away the forest is burned

Risk Reduction

Learn how to reduce fire risk in your own community.

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Fire Safety

Read these tips to make sure you won't accidentally start a fire while camping or recreating outdoors.

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Fire History

Explore Grand Teton's rich fire history, and how management has changed over time.

Last updated: October 17, 2019

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 170
Moose, WY 83012

Phone:

(307) 739-3399

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