West Yellowstone Weather and Roads (Dec.
Welcome to West Yellowstone, Montana!!
December 2016 Holiday Events
West Yellowstone is kicking off the holiday season with a shop local campaign in a prelude to the Annual Christmas Stroll December 10, 2016. The theme is “The Grinch and Whoville,” so shop locally and help “Grow the Grinch’s Heart,” and enter for a chance to win a shopping spree!
*Order by October 31, 2016 for the best rate
Prepaid trail passes will be available for the Yellowstone Ski Festival from Oct. 1-31, 2016. Passes are valid from November 1-30, 2016. Passes can be purchased through the mail or online.
For coaches, clubs, and teams-
Highest Number of Acres Burned for the Health & Benefit of the Park Since 1988
MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY - Yellowstone National Park calls on photographers to share their spectacular Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem photos at the 14th Annual Fall Photo Festival that will be held September 22, 2016 at the West Yellowstone Visitor Information Center at 7 p.m.
Whether amateur or professional, all photographers must register by Wednesday, September 21 at 5 p.m. with South District Naturalist Rich Jehle. Please contact Rich at 307-344-2840 or email@example.com to register.
Closure effective September 11 - October 7, 2016
Beginning September 11, 2016 at 10 p.m. the Grand Loop Road between Mammoth Hot Springs and Norris Junction will be closed to all traffic until 7 a.m. on October 7. The closure will take place between Willow Flats, just south of Indian Creek Campground, and Roaring Mountain, five miles north of Norris Junction.
With the current fire activity in the West Yellowstone Area, authorities are asking residents to be proactive by cleaning up debris and hazards from their property.
PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE:
The National Park Service will hold a community meeting to discuss the Maple fire and the Tatanka Complex of fires burning within Yellowstone National Park. Officials will be on hand to present fire information and answer questions.
The hot, dry conditions in the Yellowstone region create the perfect environment for wildfires. In the United States, nearly nine out of 10 wildfires are caused by people not being careful. Help prevent these types of fires by learning to be careful and helping others do the same.
Please be aware that the Fire Danger in Yellowstone Park is Elevated and the area around West Yellowstone is Moderate.
Please follow these simple rules below for campfires.
Yellowstone National Park:
Celebrate America's Independence with us in West Yellowstone Montana Monday, July 4th.
The day will be packed with plenty of family-friendly activities, culminating with the brilliant fireworks display.
Fire Department Benefit BBQ
11:00 AM—’Till Gone: Chamber Parking Lot/Dunbar Park
Burgers, Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs: $5.00 per person