The Loop Road is Closed to Automobiles but Open for Winter Activities
The Winter Trail Loop was groomed with track set on January 21. The 1-mile Snowshoe Loop Trail is also open for exploration.
Winter Activities information
The Robert Limbert Visitor Center is open daily from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Snowshoes are available for borrowing, with a suggested donation of $5/per pair, from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. each day.
There is no charge to enter the park during the winter months, however the gate is closed to motorized vehicles just beyond the visitor center parking lot. The Lava Flow Campground is closed to automobile access as well. Obtain a backcountry permit at the visitor center for snow camping in the campground (.25 mile walk beyond the visitor center). Only charcoal fires in grills are permitted in the campground.
Last updated: January 22, 2020