Alerts & Notices

Current Conditions

 

As of November 26th, 2014- Due to the warmer temperatures of the past few days, conditions of Forest roads have drastically changed. Snow accumulation and melt off has increased flood potential for some of the roads. The use of high clearance vehicles is recommended when traveling. 

Closing Campground Winter Dates

Blackrock Ranger District:

As of December 1st, 2014:Winter Travel Restrictions for Blackrock District do not officially begin until 12/15. We note that as of today both Four Mile Road and Hatchet Road have been groomed for snowmobiles by State Trails, and would not be available for wheeled vehicle travel. 

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.