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Yellowstone Road Conditions

Updated Friday, May 26, 2017 Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park & Region All interior Yellowstone roads are open to travel once more. Travel on part of the Canyon-Lake route has been reduced to one-lane while crews repair a broken water line. Traffic lights have been set up to help direct traffic. In addition, delays are expected on the ...

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As Planned, Yellowstone East Entrance Opens Friday Morning

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As planned, the Yellowstone East Entrance will open for the season on Friday morning, May 2, as scheduled, giving visitors another open route into the Park.

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Yellowstone East Entrance Open; Progress on Plowing to South Entrance

Yellowstone East Entrance Opening, May 3, 2013

Another milestone day in Yellowstone National Park access: the Yellowstone East Entrance is open, while road crews have made significant progress in clearing the road between the South Entrance and Old Faithful.

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More Bad Weather Forcing Road Closures in Yellowstone National Park

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Yellowstone National ParkMore bad weather is forcing road closures in Yellowstone National Park this morning, as two sections of the Grand Loop Road are closed to car traffic.

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NPS Passes on New Yellowstone Winter Use Plan; Will Extend Old Plan by One Year

Yellowstone in Winter, Bombardier, snowcoach

Yellowstone in Winter

After months of political pressure and a high level of local interest, the National Park Service is backing off plans to issue a permanent Winter Use Plan for Yellowstone National Park and will instead use the previous rules for 2011-2012.

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Yellowstone East Entrance Now Open Full-Time

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Yellowstone National ParkImproving road conditions in the Sylvan Pass and the decreased chance of snow slides are causing Yellowstone National Park officials to open the East Entrance for travel 24 hours a day.

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Road Closures Still Impacting Yellowstone Visitors

Mammoth-Tower

Rocks in the road

It was a rough Memorial Day weekend in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, as road closures both within and outside the Park appeared to dampen the number of visitors to the area. And things won't get better until the weekend at the earliest.

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Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend Yellowstone Visit

Mammoth-Tower

Rockslide between Mammoth and Tower

With several road closures -- including the road between Mammoth Hot Springs and Tower Junction due to rockslide-- on the traditional start of the real summer season in Yellowstone National Park, some planning is in order to avoid closed roads and rough patches.

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More Snow-Related Closures in Yellowstone National Park

Beartooth Pass Plowing

Beartooth Pass Plowing

We've already told you about the delays related to snow on the Beartooth Pass, but there are more snow-related delays in Yellowstone National Park over the next two weeks, including a tardy opening of the Dunraven Pass and a temporary closure of the Craig Pass.

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Yellowstone East Entrance Access Extended to Nights

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yellowstoneThe Yellowstone National Park East Entrance will be open nights from 8 p.m. to 10 a.m., beginning Sunday (May 22), as weather conditions allow for the expanded hours overnight.

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