Bear Resistant Trash Containers

The Land Development Regulations regarding bear proof trash containers were updated on April 10, 2022. Refuse and recycle containers and dumpsters are required to be bear resistant in all of Teton County starting July 1, 2022. 

Specifics on the Bear-Resistant Standards can be found in LDR Section 5.1.3, Wildlife Feeding.

A bear on a truck bed with a bumper sticker that reads a fed bear is a dead bear

Contact Information

For more information on any code topics or other zoning issues, please stop by our offices at 200 South Willow Street in Jackson or call 307-733-3959. To report a violation, please go to this link.