Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 170
Moose, WY 83012

Contact: (307) 739-3399

Description: Grand Teton National Park is one of the most stunning destinations in Wyoming. The park provides visitors with a variety of outdoor recreation options and also gives the perfect setting for nature lovers who are looking to explore the park’s fascinating landscapes.

What to Do: Grand Teton offers many outdoor activities you can choose from. Here are some of them:

  • Backcountry Camping
  • Biking
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating and Floating
  • Climbing and Mountaineering
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • Etc.

Camping Regulations:

  • Pets, bicycles and vehicles are not allowed on trails or in the backcountry.
  • All overnight camping requires a permit.
  • Carry out all of your garbage.
  • Prevent erosion by hiking on established trails. Cutting switchbacks causes soil erosion.
  • Horses have the right-of-way. Step off the trail and remain quiet while horses pass.
  • Observe and photograph wildlife from a safe distance. Do not approach or feed animals.
  • Prevent contamination of waterways by burying feces in a hole 6-8 inches deep at least 200 feet from streams and lakes. Pack out used toilet paper, tampons, sanitary napkins and diapers in sealed plastic bags. Do not bury or burn them.
  • All backpackers must carry and use an approved bear-proof canister.

Toilet/Shower Access:
Eight campsites along Grassy Lake Road, west of Flagg Ranch, provide easy access by vehicle and accessible vault toilets.


  • Pets are allowed but they must be restrained at all times and are not permitted on hiking trails, inside visitor centers or other facilities.
  • Pets must be on a leash (six feet or less), under physical restraint, and within 30 feet of the roadway.
  • Pets are not permitted on any park trails or in the park backcountry.
  • Pets are not considered pack animals.

Operating Hours:
Grand Teton National Park is open twenty-four hours every day, year-round. Seasonal road closures may limit auto access to some areas in the park during the winter. Highway 89/26/191/287 from Jackson, WY to Flagg Ranch and the park’s East boundary is open year-round.

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