Weather and Roads Update

West Yellowstone Weather and Roads (Monday, August 18, 2014): Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 77F. Slight chance of showers or afternoon thunderstorms. Low around 44F. Partly sunny to mostly cloudy throughout the week, with precipitation likely along with cooler temperatures later in the week. Enjoy these late days of summer around Yellowstone Country!

No Evacuations for Yellowstone Park or West Yellowstone, Montana

Recently, a FALSE report and video on the internet have appeared stating that the Yellowstone Super Volcano is going to erupt and the Park and surrounding towns have been evacuated.

No evacuations are taking place inside Yellowstone National Park, in the surrounding area or nearby communities, including West Yellowstone. There is no current or forecasted threat to visitors.

A Spectacular Summer in West!

The fun doesn't end at the Yellowstone Park boundary during the summer. Make sure to spend a night or two in West Yellowstone and enjoy all the fun this small mountain can offer.

July 4th Holiday, Enjoy Your National Forests - Fireworks are Prohibited on Custer Gallatin N.F’s

Bozeman and Billings, MT – As the 4th of July holiday approaches, the Forest Service would like to remind visitors that there are great places throughout the Custer Gallatin National Forests to visit with over 2,700 miles of trails, 27 rental cabins and numerous campgrounds, picnic facilities and recreational areas throughout the seven districts, along with exploring the Absaroka-Beartooth and the Lee Metcalf Wildernesses.  Throughout the weekend, recreationists are reminded that fireworks and exploding targets are prohibited on National Forests lands, inclu

Yellowstone Women: Finding Inspiration and Identity in the West

Author Betsy Watry presents a historical view of the Women of Yellowstone.

"No matter what her background, education, or life experience, each story of  the women of  Yellowstone  resonates with the evocative voice of a woman who chose to follow the call of an avant garde life in the unconventional American West, specifically Yellowstone National Park."