Weather and Roads Update

West Yellowstone Weather and Roads (Friday, August 1, 2014): A weekend forecast of intermittant sunshine and clouds with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoons. Highs will be around 80F, with lows  in the mid to upper 40s (F). Be prepared for changing weather while enjoying Yellowstone Country.

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."

Wilderness Celebrates 50 Years

Montana has 3.4 million acres of designated wilderness spread across 15 separate units and recreationists have the ability to witness these landscapes thru hiking, hunting, fishing, horseback riding and photographing, exploring and taking in a community of life that is untrammeled and wild by design, through nature.