Alerts & Notices

Current Conditions

ROAD CONDITIONS: 

As of November 19th, 2014- Fall Creek Road is snow-covered and slick but passable, preferably with all-wheel-drive and snow tires. 

As of November 14th, 2014- Granite Creek Road (#30500) : The lower gate closes to wheeled vehicles on December 1st. NOTE: Road groomers will evaluate the road in the next week. If there is too much snow to safely drive the road, the Forest will consider closing the road prior to December 1st. 

Closing Campground Winter Dates

WINTER WILDLIFE CLOSURES

Winter closures are in effect December 1st through 12:00 am May 1st of each year.

Don't Poach the Powder!

WINTER CLOSURE AREA MAPS (.pdf files)

 

WEATHER/AVALANCHE CONDITIONS 

Current weather conditions from the National Weather Service are updated continually.

Weather information is derived from National Weather Service data. Please see our weather disclaimer.

Avalanche Conditions on the Bridger-Teton Nationsl Forest are updated daily from November through April.

FIREWORKS

The Bridger-Teton National Forest reminds visitors that fireworks are not permitted anywhere on the Forest by a Special Order signed by the Regional Forester.

FIRE RESTRICTIONS

No Fire Restrictions are currently in place.

TEMPORARY & LONG-TERM CLOSURES & RESTRICTIONS

#KnowBeforeYouGo!  There are several regulations that visitors are required to follow while visiting the Bridger-Teton National Forest. These are typically noted by a Special Order or a specific closure. Examples of these include the Bear Food Storage Order or our Winter Closures for wildlife.  Go to our list of Special Orders and temporary closures to ensure you are complying with regulations. 

ANIMAL TRAPPING INFORMATION 

Trapping "furbearing animals" and "non-furbearing animals" regulations are strictly enforced year-long in Forest Lands. 

CAMPGROUNDS and RENTAL CABINS

The opening of the campgrounds and rental cabins across the Bridger-Teton can be delayed due to weather conditions. Due to the unpredictable nature of the weather, visitors may encounter delayed openings or early closings at the beginning or end of the season. You can check with the Forest if you are making early season or late fall travel plans for the latest information. 307-739-5500 Note: There are no reservations taken for any of our campgrounds, they are all on a "first come, first served" basis.

FALL COLORS

Annually, the Bridger-Teton provides fall color information that visitors can see throughout the area. Colors change annually on the Bridger-Teton from the first of September through the first of November.

ONGOING FIRES AND EMERGENCIES

Current Fire Information 

 

Public Notices

Closures

Information on current conditions, restrictions, and closures.