Greetings from Grand Teton National Park

Visiting the Tetons while on a two-month long cross country roadtrip was the solidifying moment in which I knew how precious our country’s wild places are. America is covered is such amazing and diverse history, landscape, and wildlife and upon seeing this grandeur, of which I’d never seen the likes of before, I knew our Parks and public lands would always hold a special place in my heart.

Sincerely,
Maggie

Grand Teton National Park

This spectacular destination preserves a dramatic stretch of the Teton Range bordering the Snake River. One of the unusual features of these distinctive mountains is the absence of foothills, meaning that there are no smaller mountains blocking the view. The park also features glacier-carved lakes, a historic district of weathered buildings made by 19th century Mormon homesteaders, and an abundance of wildlife large and small, including nearly 1,000 bison that roam the grassy fields in herds.

State(s): Wyoming

Established: 1929

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