Located in Western Wyoming, the Bridger-Teton offers more than 3.4 million acres of public land for your outdoor recreation enjoyment. With its pristine watersheds, abundant wildlife and immense wildlands, the Bridger-Teton National Forest comprises a large part of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem - the largest intact ecosystem in the lower 48 United States. Offering nearly 1.2 million acres of designated Wilderness, over 3,000 miles of road and trail and thousands of miles of unspoiled rivers and streams, the Bridger-Teton offers something for everyone. We encourage you to visit this beautiful landscape and experience this unique piece of American Heritage.
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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!
Because population viability analyses for Intermountain Region forests under the 2012 planning rule may not be completed for several years, an Intermountain Region Bighorn Sheep/Domestic Sheep Framework was developed to assist the Region’s forests in assessing risks to bighorn sheep populations (Ovis canadensis, BHS).