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Winter finally made an appearance in Jackson Hole this morning!  We awoke to heavy snowfall and a few inches of light density snow on the ground.  Snow remains in the forecast on and off for the next few days.  As winter ramps up remember to consult the avalanche forecast before venturing out into the mountains.  Please help our local wildlife survive the harsh winter by respecting winter closures that protect critical habitat.

A fresh blanket of snow on the Climber's Ranch - 12.22.17
All visitor centers and campgrounds in Grand Teton National Park are closed for the winter.  Camping permits are required year-round for all overnight trips into the backcountry.  Backcountry camping permits can be obtained Monday-Friday during business hours (8:30-12:00 pm & 1:00-4:30 pm) at the front desk in the Park Headquarters Building.  To obtain a permit on weekends please contact Park Dispatch at (307) 739-3301.