Bridger-Teton National Forest
From Kemmerer to Buffalo Valley and everywhere in between
Offering more than 3.4 million acres of public land for your enjoyment. Its pristine watersheds, abundant wildlife and immense wildlands, the BTNF comprises a large part of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the largest intact ecosystem in the lower 48 United States.
Visiting your Forest
Looking to plan your next visit? Here are some key pages to get you started! "Know before you go!"
There are no fire restrictions currently. Please check back frequently as conditions can change.
Learn more about the Bridger-Teton National Forest. Contact us with your questions!
Continuing our Service to you During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Our Forest Service offices may be operating differently due to the COVID-19 pandemic - please call our offices if assistance is needed. The Briger-Teton National Forest asks the public to please recreate responsibly. We encourage you to follow public health guidelines regarding social distancing while you recreate in National Forests.
Winter still abounds on the Bridger-Teton
Release Date: Mar 14, 2023
Bear Safety and Food Storage Order
The Bridger-Teton National Forest is committed to providing readily available information to Forest visitors about Food Storage regulations the safety of humans and bears alike. This will help minimize negative interactions between people and bears when recreating in bear country. We encourage you to take the pledge to educate yourself for your safety and those of the bears!
Greater Sage Grouse
The Intermountain Region of the ForestsService incorporated standards and guidelines for greater sage-grouse into forest plans in 2015. Greater Sage Grouse Conservation
Friends of the Bridger-Teton
Friends of the Bridger-Teton is non-profit organization to assist in funding projects, managing volunteers and promote responsible use. Find out more
Grand Teton Association
The GTA is a non-profit, that assists the BTNF in furthering interpretation and education on public lands. Purchases and donations go directly to these causes.
Every Kid Outdoor
Every 4th Grader in the United States can get a free pass to public lands throughout the country through the Every Kid Outdoors program.
Play Clean Go Invasive Species Partnership with the Forest Service
Play Clean Go promotes awareness, understanding, and cooperation by providing a clear call to action to be informed for stopping the spread of terrestrial invasive species.