Weather and Roads Update

West Yellowstone Weather and Roads (Friday January 30-Sunday, February 1, 2015): Friday and Saturday, mostly sunny with highs 32-35F and lows near 10F. A chance of snow returns Sunday, with increasingly chance Sunday into Monday with accumulations around 3 inches. Highs around 30F and lows near 20F.

IPSSSDR Sled Dog Race decends on West Yellowstone

The International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race (IPSSSDR) will once again make a stop in West Yellowstone February 1 & 2, 2015.

The IPSSSDR is the largest sled dog race in the lower 48 states, attracting the top names in mushing with cash prizes of $160,000. The race starts in Jackson, Wyoming, then teams travel to a new town each day to run another leg of the race.

Winter Snowshoe Programs at Refuge Point

Join a guided snowshoe hike on the Custer Gallatin National Forest this winter.  Three opportunities exist and participants will learn why Refuge Point was a vital meeting place after the 1959 Hebgen Lake Earthquake.

Christmas Tree Permits now on sale in West Yellowstone

Bozeman and Billings, MT – Christmas tree permits are now available across all seven districts on the Custer Gallatin National Forest.  Forest Service offices in Bozeman, West Yellowstone, Livingston, Gardiner, Big Timber, Red Lodge, Billings, Ashland, MT and Camp Crook, SD will have permits available from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.