Yellowstone Roads Open to Vehicles
Dates: 05/04/2012 - 05/25/2012 update info
Time: 8:00:00 AM - 12:00:00 PM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: Yellowstone Roads Open for Spring in Yellowstone National Park,WY
Contact: Yellowstone National Park
Roads will open, weather permitting, to motorized, wheeled vehicles as follows:
- May 4, 2012-Weather permitting, the road linking Canyon, Fishing Bridge, & the East Entrance opens to wheeled vehicles.
- May 11, 2012-Travel from the South Entrance to
Grant, West Thumb, Fishing Bridge, & Lake over Craig Pass to Old
Faithful open to wheeled vehicles. Also, Tower Junction to Tower Fall
opens to wheeled vehicles. The road from Cooke City over Colter Pass to
the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway intersection to the Long Lake gate shall
open as soon thereafter as possible. For information on roads outside
of the park from Cooke City via the Chief Joseph Scenic Highway,
travelers in Wyoming may dial 511; those outside of Wyoming may call
1-888-996-7623, or visit the Wyoming Department of Transportation
website at http://www.wyoroad.info/ .
- May 25- (weather permitting) Dunraven Pass (Tower to Canyon).
- May 25-(weather permitting)-Long Lake Gate over the Beartooth Highway to Red Lodge, Montana. For information on the Beartooth Highway to Red Lodge, Montana, travelers in Montana may dial 511; those outside Montana may call 1-800-226-7623, or visit the Montana Department of Transportation website at http://mdt511.com/ .