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Jackson in Teton County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Explore Teton Country

Grand Teton National Park

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, July 25, 2015
1. Explore Teton Country Marker
Inscription.
Discover the magnificent landscape and wild communities of Grand Teton National Park. Here the Teton Range rises abruptly from the high mountain valley known as Jackson Hole. From bare alpine rocks to lush meadows and floodplains, the national park is home to bald eagles, grizzly bears, river otters, and bison.

Today, come to this national park with an open mind, open eyes, and an open heart . . . walk the trails . . . canoe . . . you may see a moose or two . . . a great blue heron, a pair of trumpeter swans . . . These quiet adventures will remain with you always.
Margaret “Mardy” Murie

 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 43° 32.791′ N, 110° 43.951′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Wyoming, in Teton County. Marker is on U.S. 26, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jackson WY 83001, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elk Migration (here, next to this marker); The Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (a few steps from this marker); Winter Range on the National Elk Refuge (approx. 1.6 miles away);
Explore Teton Country Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 25, 2015
2. Explore Teton Country Marker
Trumpeter Swans (approx. 4.1 miles away); Wildland Romance (approx. 4.4 miles away); Gathering (approx. 4.8 miles away); In The Early Days (approx. 4.8 miles away); Teton County Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
More about this marker. The right half of the marker features a map of Grand Teton National Park, and includes a title of “Mapping Your Teton Adventure”.
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
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By Bill Coughlin, July 25, 2015
3. Grand Teton National Park
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By Bill Coughlin, July 25, 2015
4. Mount Moran
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 5, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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