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Adventure Journal: Lakes and Loops, Hiking in the High Country of Grand Teton National Park

Summer is in full-swing and the upper reaches of the canyons in Grand Teton National Park are finally melting out and opening up opportunities to explore the high country. The extensive trail system in the park includes over 300 miles ...

Jenny Lake Renewal Project Completed in Grand Teton

Grand Teton National Park and Grand Teton National Park Foundation hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony in early July to celebrate a multi-year, multi-million-dollar public-private partnership to renew the park’s most popular destination—Jenny Lake. The Jenny Lake Renewal Project was officially ...

Teton Crest Trail Improvements Slated for Next Summer

The Teton Crest Trail is a forty-five-mile-long backcountry route that passes through the high country of Grand Teton National Park. It is one of the most scenic, picturesque sections of trail within the National Park Service and Backpacker Magazine claims ...

Trail Talk: Behind the scenes with Grand Teton National Park’s Youth Conservation Program – Week 5

YCP reached the halfway point this week and are still going strong with twenty-two members! The crew is gaining more and more cohesiveness everyday and continues to impress their leaders. This week they hiked to Surprise Lake, clearing hundreds of ...

Trail Talk: Behind the scenes with Grand Teton National Park’s Youth Conservation Program – Week 4

YCP was BUSY this week! It was right back to work as the crew dug into a new reroute near Grandview Point Trailhead. The 22-person crew was able to create over 300 feet of new trail tread in a matter ...

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We have a passion for the outdoors and believe it's our responsibility to promote, protect, and preserve public lands. Each collection of quality goods is made with purpose and helps fund a project in our parks. Whether it's supporting bear ...

Trail Talk: Behind the scenes with Grand Teton National Park’s Youth Conservation Program – Week 2

At the beginning of the second week of YCP, the final two participants arrived, bringing the crew to a solid 22 members. The group returned to Jenny Lake where they performed more rehabilitation work around the new Chasm Bridge and ...

Wildlife Whereabouts: Summer is Here!

Photo courtesy of Jerry Herman. Long days and warm temperatures mark summer's arrival in Grand Teton National Park. As daily high temperatures rise with the season, mid-day animal activity will be reduced considerably. Be sure to get out early in ...

Foundation commits to major investment along Snake River in Grand Teton National Park

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act and the 10th anniversary of the Wild and Scenic designation of the headwaters of the Snake River, Grand Teton National Park Foundation is launching a multi-year campaign ...

Adventure Journal: Seven Necessities for Your Summer Pack

It is officially summer in the Tetons and time to start preparing for those flower-filled hikes and backpacking trips you have been dreaming of all winter. Although the peaks are still covered in snow, lower elevation hikes are melting out ...

Trail Talk: Behind the scenes with Grand Teton National Park’s Youth Conservation Program – Week 1

The 2019 season of Grand Teton National Park's Youth Conservation Program began this week with a strong crew of twenty-two participants from across the country. This year's team has a record number of female participants with thirteen young women joining ...

Wildlife Whereabouts: Nesting and Nurturing

The onset of spring and increase in nutritious vegetation supports new life as animals return to the park to forage and reproduce. Birds are nesting, trout are spawning, and mammals are caring for their offspring after a long winter. Much ...
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