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2017-2018 Yellowstone National Park Opening and Closing Dates

Here are the 2017 Yellowstone National Park opening and closing dates you’ll need to plan your next visit. These dates are current as of January 29, 2018.

All Yellowstone Roads

  • The road between the North and Northeast Entrance, serving Mammoth Hot Springs, the Lamar Valley, Silver Gate and Cooke City, is open year-round.
  • Every interior park road and pass save for the Dunraven Pass are currently open to oversnow travel.
  • The Dunraven Pass is currently closed to all vehicle travel.
  • Read here for the full winter/spring road schedule.

Bridge Bay

  • Campground: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Dock Rental: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Marina Store: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Guide Boats/Outboards: Closed, Opens June 11.
  • Boat Tours: Closed, Opens June 11.
  • Scenic Cruiser: Closed, Opens June 11.

Canyon Village

  • Yellowstone Adventure Store: Closed, Opens April 20.
  • Service Station (credit card service at all pumps): Closed. Opens April 27.
  • Wrecker Service: Closed, Opens April 27.
  • Canyon General Store: Closed, Reopens as Store May 4.
  • Repair Service: Closed, Reopens May 25.
  • Canyon Visitor Education Center: Open as Warming Hut, Reopens April 21.
  • Canyon Campground: Closed, Reopens May 25.
  • Canyon Lodges and Cabins: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Canyon Gift Shop: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Canyon Lodge M66 Grill: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Canyon Lodge Eatery: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Canyon Lodge Falls Cafe: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Canyon Lodge Ice Creamery: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Canyon Lodge Washburn Lookout: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Trail Rides: Closed, Reopens June 20.
  • Bear Spray Rental: Closed, Reopens May 26.

Yellowstone National Park vintage postcard

Fishing Bridge

  • Fishing Bridge RV Park: Closed, Reopens May 11.
  • General Store: Closed, Reopens May 25.
  • Service Station (credit card service at all pumps): Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Wrecker & Repair Service: Closed, Reopens May 25.
  • Fishing Bridge Visitor Center: Closed, Reopens May 26.
  • Warming Hut: Open, Closes February 28.

Grant Village

  • Mini Store: Closed, Opens May 11.
  • Lodging and Restaurant: Closed, Opens May 25.
  • Lake House Restaurant: Closed, Opens June 1.
  • Wrecker/Repair Service: Closed, Opens May 25.
  • Service Station: Closed, Opens May 25.
  • Post Office: Closed, Opens mid-May.
  • Grant Village Visitor Center: Closed, Opens May 26.
  • Grant General Store: Closed, Opens May 25.
  • Grant Campground: Closed, Opens June 8.

Lake Village

  • Lake Yellowstone Hotel & Cabins: Closed, Opens May 11.
  • Lake Dining Room & Deli: Closed, Opens May 11.
  • Lake Clinic: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Lake General Store: Closed, Opens May 11.
  • Lake Lodge & Cabins: Closed, Opens July 15.
  • Lake Lodge Cafeteria: Closed, Opens July 15.

Madison Information Station

  • Closed, Opens May 26.

Yellowstone National Park vintage postcard Morning Glory

Madison Warming Hut (Winter Only)

  • Open, Closes March 5.

Mammoth Hot Springs

  • Albright Visitor Center: Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily.
  • Mammoth General Store: Open all year, but might be closed on Sundays and some holidays.
  • Mammoth Clinic: Open weekdays in winter, seven days a week in summer (June 1-September 28).
  • Terrace Grill Fast Food: Closed, Opens April 27.
  • Mammoth Gift Shop: Closed, Opens April 27.
  • Mammoth Hotel/Cabins/Dining Room: Open, Closes March 5, Reopens April 27.
  • Mammoth Ski Shop: Open, Closes March 5.
  • Post Office: Open all year.
  • Service Station: Open year-round.
  • Mammoth Campground: Open year-round.

Mammoth Warming Hut (Winter Only)

  • Open, Closes February 28.

Museum of the National Park Ranger

  • Closed, Opens May 27.

Norris Geyser Basin Museum & Information Station

  • Closed, Opens May 20.

Old Faithful

  • Old Faithful Visitor Center: Open, Closes March 15, Reopens, April 21.
  • Snow Lodge Geyser Grill Fast Food/Bear Den Gift Shop: Open, Closes March 4, Reopens April 27.
  • Old Faithful Snow Lodge Rooms, Cabins and Restaurant: Open, Closes March 4, Reopens April 27.
  • Service Station (Lower): Closed, Reopens May 25.
  • Old Faithful Upper General Store: Closed, Reopens April 27.
  • Wrecker Service: Closed, Reopens May 4.
  • Old Faithful Inn: Closed, Reopens May 4.
  • Old Faithful Lodge: Closed, Reopens May 11.
  • Old Faithful Lodge Cafeteria: Closed, Reopens May 11.
  • Old Faithful Lodge Gift Shop, Bake Shop: Closed, Reopens May 11.
  • Old Faithful Clinic: Closed, Reopens May 18.
  • Service Station (Upper): Closed, Reopens April 27.
  • Old Faithful Lower Store (Basin): Closed, Reopens May 5.
  • Repair Service: Closed, Reopens May 25.
  • Bike Rental: Closed, Reopens May 28.
  • Old Faithful Warming Yurts: Open, Close March 15.

Tower/Roosevelt

  • Tower Fall General Store: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Tower Junction Service Station: Closed, Reopens June 2.
  • Roosevelt Lodge/Cabins: Closed, Reopens June 1.
  • Horse Rides/Stagecoach: Closed, Reopens June 1.
  • Roosevelt Store: Closed, Reopens June 1.
  • Cook-Out: Closed, Reopens June 2.

West Thumb Information Center

  • Closed, Opens May 26.
  • Warming Hut Closes February 28.

Concession Campgrounds

  • Bridge Bay: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Canyon: Closed, Opens May 25.
  • Grant Village: Closed, Opens June 8.
  • Madison: Closed, Opens April 27.
  • Fishing Bridge RV Park: Closed, Opens May 11.

Camping in Yellowstone National Park

Park Service Campgrounds

  • Indian Creek: Closed, Opens June 8.
  • Lewis Lake: Closed, Opens June 15.
  • Mammoth: Open all year.
  • Norris: Closed, Opens May 18.
  • Pebble Creek: Closed, Opens June 15.
  • Slough Creek: Closed, Opens June 15.
  • Tower Fall: Closed, Opens May 25.