Jenny Lake Visitor Center

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The Jenny Lake Visitor Center welcomes visitors during the busy summer season.

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The Crandall Studio

The Jenny Lake Visitor Center is housed in the historic Crandall Studio. Built in the late 1920s, this structure served as Harrison Crandall's photography studio. Here, Crandall sold photographs and postcards of the Teton Range as park mementos while serving as the park’s official photographer. Capturing the spirit of Crandall, today the Jenny Lake Visitor Center serves as an art gallery and museum, illustrating the role that art has played in the conservation of the Teton Range.

Visitor Services

  • Information and Orientation: The Jenny Lake Visitor Center offers trail information, weather, and other general information.
  • Ranger-Led Programs: Park Rangers lead a variety of programs at Jenny Lake each day. Please refer to the ranger-led program page for current schedules.
  • Exhibits: An exhibit illustrating the role that art has played in conservation and the National Park Service.
  • Bookstore: Grand Teton Association operates a bookstore inside the visitor center.
  • Permits: Backcountry camping permits and climbing advice are available nearby at the Jenny Lake Ranger Station.

Hours and Seasons

Open daily late spring through mid-fall, with extended hours during the summer season.
Operating Schedule Details

Jenny Lake Information

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Attend a Ranger Led Program

Learn more about Grand Teton by attending a ranger led program.

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Become a Junior Ranger

Experience Grand Teton and become a Junior Ranger. Open to all ages.

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Hike Jenny Lake

Multiple hikes leave from Jenny Lake. Explore which one is best for you.

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Take the Shuttle Boat

Take the shuttle boat for easier access to Hidden Falls and Inspiration Point.

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Explore Jenny Lake

Plan your visit to Jenny Lake.

Last updated: February 26, 2024

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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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