Grand Teton National Park Offering Variety of Fall 2009 Programs

Geology, history and wildlife theme park’s September programs

Monday, August 31 2009 20:00   Grand Teton
To celebrate the many changes that autumn brings to Wyoming's majestic Grand Teton National Park, a variety of programs will be offered for visitors beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2009.
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These ranger-led activities provide visitors with opportunities to learn about geology, history, and wildlife while enjoying fall colors and the seasonal antics of park animals.

The 2009 fall schedule for the park includes:

Most of the fall programs will be offered through Sept. 27; 2009; however, the schedule is subject to change. For weekly updates on program changes, or further information on any of the listed activities, call either the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center at (307) 739-3399 or the Colter Bay Visitor Center at (307) 739-3594.

The Craig Thomas, Colter Bay, Jenny Lake and Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve visitor centers are open daily during the month of September. The Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center is open year-round; however, the Jenny Lake and Rockefeller Preserve visitor centers both close for the season on Sept. 27, and the Colter Bay Visitor Center closes for the season on Oct. 12.

Located in northwestern Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park preserves a spectacular landscape rich with majestic mountains, pristine lakes and extraordinary wildlife. The abrupt vertical rise of the jagged Teton Range contrasts with the horizontal sage-covered valley and glacial lakes at their base, creating world-renowned scenery that attracts nearly four million visitors per year.