Select Yellowstone roads open to automobiles April 20

Select Yellowstone roads open to automobiles April 20

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. – Select roads and services in Yellowstone National Park will open for the season at 8 a.m. Friday.

Open roads include:

West Entrance to Madison
Madison to Old Faithful
Madison to Norris
Norris to Canyon Village
Norris to Roaring Mountain
Mammoth Hot Springs to Willow Park
North Entrance to Mammoth Hot Springs to Northeast Entrance (open year-round)

Open Services include:

Visit Operating Hours & Seasons for area-specific services.

Due to unsafe driving conditions, the road between Mammoth Hot Springs and Norris may remain closed until it is safe to drive on. A road construction area, about five miles between Willow Park and Roaring Mountain, is unpaved, deeply rutted and muddy. Construction crews are working hard to improve the area.

Until the road construction area opens, plan to travel to Old Faithful and Canyon via the West Entrance.

Find updated road status on the park website or by calling (307) 344-2117.

To receive Yellowstone road alerts on your mobile phone, text “82190” to 888-777 (an automatic text reply will confirm receipt and provide instructions).

Mary Greeley News