SkyWest Airlines is excited to once again bring daily Delta Connection flights back to West Yellowstone, Montana (WYS) for the 2014 summer season! These flights from Salt Lake City, Utah to West Yellowstone provide the best and most convenient travel option for thousands of Yellowstone National Park visitors.
Click the link below to download the 2014 West Yellowstone Guidebook.
After nearly fifty years of the "Finest in Family Entertainment," The Playmill Theatre continues the tradition with three popular hits this summer Les Miserables, Joseph and the Amazing Techinicolor Dreamcoat, and Disney's Beauty and the Beast.
Yellowstone's west entrance at West Yellowstone is now open with access to the Old Faithful geyser area. You can also travel from West Yellowstone to Mammoth Hot Springs and on through Lamar Valley to Cooke City. Current roads that are open include: West Yellowstone and Mammoth Hot Springs to Old Faithful. Restroom facilities will be available at Madison Junction and Old Faithful and the Old Faithful Visitor Education Center is open.
The Hebgen Lake Ranger District, Custer Gallatin National Forests invite you to explore the newly renovated Earthquake Lake Visitor Center, along with interpretive facilities surrounding Earthquake Lake Geologic Area and the new Yellowstone Association bookstore.
Come experience the all new YELLOWSTONE GIANT SCREEN THEATRE!!
Managers of the Custer Gallatin National Forests remind visitors that the Food Storage Order for the Gallatin National Forest went into effect on March 1 annually. The order for the Beartooth Ranger District on the Custer National Forest is in effect year-round.
Both orders require that unattended food, refuse, and attractants be stored in hard-sided vehicles or bear-resistant containers (or hung above the ground out of the reach of wildlife). Individuals who do not comply with the food storage orders can be fined.
Grizzly bears are emerging from hibernation in the Greater Yellowstone Area, so hikers, skiers and snowshoers are advised to stay in groups of three of more, make noise on the trail and carry bear spray.
Crust Cruising: A euphoric phenomena allowing skate skiers to travel over large open areas. Determined solely by Mother Nature. Periodically throughout the spring, ideal crust cruising conditions present themselves. To the experienced, it is an addiction. The uninitiated question the daybreak departure, but soon are enlightened. Follow these rules and hope to find yourself at the right place, at the right time.
The West Entrance to Yellowstone National Park, located on the edge of West Yellowstone, Montana, closed to over-the-snow travel March 15, 2014 to begin preparing roads for spring vehicle access, and will reopen to motorsized vehicles April 18, 2014.