Alerts & Notices

Current Conditions:

Spring 2016:

Jackson Ranger District: 

Road Conditions: Last Updated: May 5th, 2016

  • Granite Creek Road (FS #30500): Road open as far as the turn-off to the Safari Club, approximately first 6 miles. Barrier located at this location due to lingering snow covering the road. FS Campground and Hot Springs Pool Facility closed and not accessible yet. Conditions will be monitored and rest of road will open as snow melts off.
  • Little Granite Creek Road (FS #30505): Road is still gated closed and will open when the road is clear of snow and dry.
  • Bull Creek Road (FS #30497): Road is free of snow and now open.
  • Cabin Creek Road (FS #31029): Road is open and free of snow, but may be muddy and 4x4 vehicle recommended.
  • Dog Creek TH: (FS #31030): Road is open and free of snow, but may be muddy and 4x4 vehicle recommended.
  • Fall Creek Road (FS #31000): Open and currently dry and free of snow
  • NF Fall Creek Road (FS #30995): Only open the first ½ mile, barrier at this location due to road still covered with snow. Will be monitored and will open as snow melts off.
  • Mosquito Creek Road (FS #30980): Road closed 0.68 miles up at seasonal gate which will open on June 1st.
  • Curtis Canyon Road (FS #30440): Road open beyond first switchbacks above campground to a point approximately ¼ mile before the junction with the Sheep Creek Road. Sheep Creek Road and Goodwin Lake Trailhead is still inaccessible. The conditions will be monitored and the barrier will be moved as snow melts out.
  • Flat Creek Road (FS #30442): This road is now completely open to its end and mostly dry, but very rough in some sections-caution advised and 4x4 vehicle recommended.
  • Gros Ventre Road (FS #30400): First seasonal gate at Atherton Creek Campground now open and the Lower Gros Ventre Road is open and dry as far as the 2nd seasonal gate located near the Slate Creek TH turn-off approximately ten mile up the road. The 2nd gate will open on June 1 accessing the Upper Gros Ventre Corridor.
  • Ditch Creek Road (FS #30350): Road is still snow covered approximately one mile up the road where a barrier is located. Conditions will be monitored and the road will open when snow has melted out.
  • Shadow Mountain Road (FS #30340): Both north and south gates are closed due to much of the road still covered with snow. Road conditions will be monitored and will open when snow melts out.

 

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. Cabin rentals can only be done through the www.recreation.gov portal. 

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.

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.

ONGOING FIRES AND EMERGENCIES:

Current Fire Information

 

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.

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. 

WINTER CLOSURE AREA MAPS 

Don't Poach the Powder!

Jackson Ranger District: 

Greys River Ranger District: 

WEATHER/AVALANCHE CONDITIONS: