Alerts & Notices

Current Conditions

ROAD CONDITIONS:

Closing Campground Winter Dates

**Please Note: If the Road or Campground is not located below, it means it has opened and you can find information in the recreation page pertinent to its district**

Jackson Ranger District Updates-September 2, 2014

*Temporary Road Closure* :

Game Creek Road has been temporarily closed due to poor conditions. Please contact the District Office if you need vehicle access to the road: 307-739-5500.

Fall Creek;Road is temporarily closed due to the bridge construction. There is no alternate route for this road closure. News Release *Please Note*: All information is accurate in the News Release except that the construction started Sept 2 and not on August 25th. 

Greys River Ranger District Updates-August 21, 2014

#KnowBeforeYouGo

Willow Creek Road #10080: is washed out above the North Fork Trailhead for about 150 yards: it is dry but still has a trench crossing down the middle of the road and is passable only to OHVs or high clearance trucks. 

Dry Creek Road # 10079: washout has been repaired enough for high clearance vehicles and OHVs.

Pinedale Ranger District Updates- August 21, 2014

Porcupine Trail is impassable due to an avalanche of snow and debris.

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.

WEATHER

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.

ONGOING FIRES AND EMERGENCIES

Current Fire Information 

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)

Closures


  • Big Dad Springs and Wray Spring Close

Public Notices

Closures

Information on current conditions, restrictions, and closures.