Winter Snowshoe Program
Come join a Gallatin National Forest guide and learn about the great outdoors during the winter. Participants will learn why Refuge Point was a vital meeting place after the 1959 Hebgen Lake Earthquake.
The following snowshoe programs are geared for beginners. The snowshoe walk lasts 2 hours. Snowshoes are not provided. Snowshoes rentals are available in West Yellowstone.
Schedule for the 2016/17 season:
– December 29– February 3
– February 18
Meet at 1 p.m. at the Hebgen Lake Ranger Station on the northeast edge of West Yellowstone. We will caravan to Refuge Point which is located 8 miles north of West Yellowstone and 15 miles west on highway 287.
Please dress in layers and wear a snow-type boot. Bring along water, a snack and binoculars. For more information please call Joanne Girvin at 406 823-6965.