Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center

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NOTICE: The Jackson Hole and Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center on the National Elk Refuge closed on Thursday, August 19, 2021, after the Teton County Health Department moved the county’s COVID risk level to the “red” (high) level.

Beginning Sunday, August 22, limited visitor services will be offered outside the visitor center 7 days a week, weather dependent.

The move to close the interior of the visitor center is in line with agency guidance, which prioritizes the health and safety of refuge staff, volunteers, partners, and visitors.

 


About the Visitor Center:

 

The Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center is an inter-agency visitor center located in Jackson, WY. The visitor center is owned and operated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on the National Elk Refuge. The six agencies that operate from the visitor center are the Bridger-Teton National Forest, Grand Teton Association, Grand Teton National Park, National Elk Refuge, Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce, and Wyoming Game & Fish.

The visitor center offers beautiful views onto the National Elk Refuge as well as indoor interpretive displays. Surrounding wetland and grassland habitat allows for excellent bird and wildlife observation year round.

Operating Hours:
Open year-round (closed on Thanksgiving & Christmas)
Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Address:
532 N. Cache Street
Jackson, WY 83001
There is not a phone number for the visitor center. Questions about planning your trip to Jackson, WY should be directed to the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce 307-733-3316.

Fee
There is no fee to visit the visitor center or the National Elk Refuge.


Available services at the visitor center:

Please note, you cannot acquire any Grand Teton National Park permits at the visitor center. For Grand Teton backcountry camping permits and boating permits, you must purchase those at a ranger station in the park.