Alerts & Notices

Current Conditions

Road Conditions 2015 

Jackson Ranger District: Last Updated 06/18/2015 

All roads gates and barriers scheduled to open on May 1st and June 1st are now open for the summer season. Many of these unpaved roads are subject to difficult and hazardous driving conditions when very wet from summer thunder storms. Caution is always advised especially during periods of stormy weather.

Game Creek Road-#30455:

  • The road will remain gated and seasonally closed until September 1st.

Kemmerer Ranger District Last Updated 05/28/15

A culvert at Little Bear Creek is plugged (road #10103- Fontenelle Rd) and the creek is going over the road. CAUTION: Road is considered to be under extremely bad conditions.

 

WINTER CLOSURE AREA MAPS 

Don't Poach the Powder!

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Greys River Ranger District: 

WEATHER/AVALANCHE CONDITIONS 

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

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

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.  Visit the Special Orders and temporary closures list to  ensure you are complying with regulations.

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.

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