West Yellowstone Weather and Roads (The Week of January 26, 2015): Monday and Tuesday, mostly sunny with highs near 40F and lows around 14-23 (F). Tuesday night a chance of rain changing to snow overnight. Wednesday and Thursday will be mostly cloudy with highs in the lows 30s (F) and lows remaining in the upper teens (F).
Welcome to West Yellowstone, Montana!!
By JEREMY WEBER West Yellowstone News
Snowmobile Expo fans will see the return of a popular feature in 2015 as the 25th anniversary will see weekend concerts return to the event.
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.
Looking a family-friendly winter destination, filled with events and activities for everyone? West Yellowstone, Montana is the place for you and the kids.
On December 15th, the west entrance to Yellowstone Park opens to a unique experience and adventure.
2006 Olympic Gold Medalist, Chandra Crawford, will be the keynote speaker in West Yellowstone, Montana, Wednesday, November 26 at 7:30pm at the Holiday Inn.
Retired from competitive skiing in March 2014, Chandra now focuses her boundless energy on the program she founded in 2005, Fast and Female, travels for speaking engagements, all while working on her MBA!
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.
West Yellowstone’s Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center has been awarded $50,000 to help build a new exhibit focusing on river otters. The new exhibit in will be called the “Banks of the Madison Riparian Exhibit.” The estimated cost of the project is $518,900, and grant recipients are required to raise a percentage of matching funds.
Bear activity continues in the Custer Gallatin National Forest, areas surrounding West Yellowstone, Montana, making it very important for visitors to be diligent about being Bear Aware and following the Food Storage Order. Areas of heightened bear activity in particular include the Tom Miner and Rock Creek drainages in the Paradise Valley and in Gardiner Basin.