Grand Teton National Park Foundation

educational talks: family-friendly topics

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Summer 2012
Stay tuned for upcoming summer events in Grand Teton. See you in the park!

Opening dates and fees for Grand Tetonís 2012 season can be found here.

Here is what the page was like last year:

Featured Creature

Handicap accessible

Learn more about one of Grand Tetonís fascinating wild animals during this family-friendly program.

June 6 - September 5, 2011
Gros Ventre Amphitheater
7 p.m., 45 minutes, every day

Jenny Lake Twilight Talk

Gather for a traditional ranger talk. Topics posted on visitor center, amphitheater, and campground bulletin boards. This is a great activity for families!

June 13 - September 5, 2011
Jenny Lake Camp Circle
7 p.m., 45 minutes, every day

Early Evening at Colter Bay

Handicap accessible

Gather at the Colter Bay Amphitheater for a traditional ranger talk. Families are welcome. Topics posted at various locations. *Family night program: Early Evening Interactive Wildlife Program occurs on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

June 6 - September 5, 2011
Colter Bay Amphitheater (or auditorium in bad weather)
7 p.m., 45 minutes, every day

Gros Ventre Campfire Talk

Handicap accessible

Join a ranger for an illustrated campfire talk. Topics are posted at the amphitheaters, campgrounds, and visitor centers.

June 6 - August 27, 2011
Gros Ventre Amphitheater
9 p.m., 45 minutes, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays

Storytime at the Preserve

Children 6-10 years old are invited to explore the natural world of the Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve through literature. Each program will begin with a story, followed by a short hike and activity. Wear play clothes and bring water, sunscreen, insect repellent, rain gear, and your curiosity. Parents, please pick up your children promptly at 12 p.m. in the parking lot.
Reservations recommended, call (307) 739-3654.
GROUP SIZE: 10. ROUND-TRIP DISTANCE: Less than 1 mile. DIFFICULTY: easy.

June 23 - August 25, 2010
Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve Center parking lot
10 a.m., 2 hours, Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month

Signal Mountain Campfire Talk

Handicap accessible

Join a ranger for an illustrated campfire talk. This is a great activity for families! Topics posted on visitor center, amphitheater, and campground bulletin boards.

June 6 - September 5, 2011
Signal Mountain Campground Amphitheater
9 p.m., 45 minutes, every day

Colter Bay Campfire Talk

Handicap Accessible

Join the ranger for a photo-illustrated talk about an exciting aspect of Grand Teton. Topics are posted at amphitheater, campground, and visitor center bulletin boards. *Family night program: Park-related Video Feature occurs on Wednesdays and Sundays.

June 6 - September 5, 2011
Colter Bay Amphitheater (or auditorium in bad weather)
9 p.m., 45 minutes, every day

Lizard Creek Campfire Talk

Gather for a traditional ranger talk. Family-friendly activity. Topics posted at various locations.

June 23 - August 21, 2011
Lizard Creek Amphitheater
7 p.m., 45 minutes, Sundays and Fridays

Flagg Ranch Campfire Talk

Gather for a traditional ranger talk. Family-friendly activity. Topics posted at various locations.

June 23 - August 21, 2011
Flagg Ranch Amphitheater
7 p.m., 45 minutes, Thursdays and Saturdays
Site Map
tel: 307-732-0629 fax: 307-732-0639 • mail: PO Box 249 Moose, WY 83012 • location: 25 S. Willow Suite 10, Jackson WY 83001 • e-mail: director@gtnpf.org
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