Grand Teton announces 2012 fall closing dates for visitor services

Campgrounds and other visitor sites and services in Grand Teton National Park will begin closing in September and October to mark the end of the 2012 summer season. The park's winter schedule will be announced in December. (Ruffin Prevost/Yellowstone Gate - click to enlarge)

From Staff Reports

Visitor services at Grand Teton National Park will begin the seasonal transition from summer to winter, according to information released Wednesday by the park’s public affairs office. Scheduled closure dates for September and October include:

September closures

Campgrounds

Lizard Creek September 3

Colter Bay September 23 (11 am)

Jenny Lake September 30 (11 am)

Flagg Ranch September 30 (Noon)

 

Ranger Stations & Visitor Centers

Flagg Ranch Information Station September 3

Jenny Lake Ranger Station September 9 (5 pm)

Jenny Lake Visitor Center September 23 (5 pm)

Laurance Rockefeller Preserve Center September 23 (6 pm)

 

October Closures

Campgrounds

Gros Ventre October 7 (11 am)

Signal Mountain October 14 (11 am)

Ranger Stations & Visitor Centers

Colter Bay Visitor Center October 8 (5 pm)

Entrance Stations

Granite Canyon October 31

Moose October 31

Moran October 31

Road Closures 

Moose-Wilson Road October 31 (dusk)

Teton Park Road October 31 (dusk)

 

Concessioner closures

Colter Bay Village September 23 (11 am)

Flagg Ranch September 30 (11 am)

Jackson Lake Lodge October 4 (11 am)

Jenny Lake Lodge October 7       (Noon)

Signal Mountain Lodge October 14 (11 am)

Triangle X Ranch Mid October

The Grand Teton winter operations schedule will be announced in December. For detailed information on facility closures, call 307-739-3300, or consult the park’s newspaper, Grand Teton Guide.

3 thoughts on “Grand Teton announces 2012 fall closing dates for visitor services

  1. Will be in Grand Teton Park October 3-7, 2012 and have been trying for find out if the Jenny Lake Road will be open. Thank you.