Current Conditions




Conditions in Yellowstone can change quickly, especially during spring and fall. Updates to this map may be delayed, so check back often. Temporary road closures and delays are always possible and may not be shown on this map.


Yellowstone Live - Roads

Yellowstone Road Status Map


For current road status, check the map above or call (307) 344-2117 for recorded information. The park roads page lists seasonal road opening and closing dates, and our webcams provide a live look at traffic approaching the north and west entrances.

  • Beartooth Pass is CLOSED for the season.
  • Dunraven Pass is CLOSED for the season.

Camping & Lodging

  • Mammoth Campground is the only campground open at this time.
  • Snowlodge at Old Faithful is the only lodge open in the park (accessible only by snowcoach or snowmobile). You can find more information about what will be open for the winter season on our Winter in Yellowstone page.


The Mammoth General store is open seven days a week and offers food and beverages. Old Faithful Snowlodge Geyser Grill and Mammoth Terrace Grill are open for the winter season.

Rivers & Streams

  • Boiling River is open. Temporary closures are always possible.
  • Water levels have dropped; always use caution and be safe.

Geyser Predictions

When staff are available, geyser predictions are published via Twitter @GeyserNPS, through our Geyser app (available at iTunes or Google Play), and by recorded message at 307-344-2751 (option 2). Predictions are also available on the GeyserTimes website. Learn more about geyser activity.


Always be cautious around all wildlife. Winter is a stressful time


Fishing season ended on November 7. The 2017 season will begin on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend (usually the last weekend in May).


The weather in Yellowstone can change quickly. Check our weather page for more information and our webcams to observe current weather conditions.


Wildland fire danger is LOW. See our Current Fire Activity page for more information. Be especially cautious when hiking through areas that have recently burned: potential hazards include unstable dead trees, burned-out stump holes, loose rocks & logs, heat & smoke.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 168
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190-0168


(307) 344-7381
Recorded information. For road and weather information, please dial 307-344-2117.

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