Delayed opening between North Entrance and Swan Lake Flat for snowmobilesAt 8 a.m. Saturday, December 15, select roads in Yellowstone National Park were opened to the public for motorized oversnow travel. Winter is here!Visitors will be able to travel the park’s interior roads on commercially-guided snowmobiles and snowcoaches from the North, West, and South Entrances. […]
YNP Non-Commercially Guided Snowmobile Access Program – Another Chance to Reserve a Trip into Yellowstone this Winter.If you were not successful in securing a spot in the Yellowstone Non-Commercially Guided Snowmobile Access Program, any unconfirmed permit dates from the Lottery will be released back into the general quota and become available to the public on […]
Here are some highlights of the Yellowstone Non-Commercially Guided Snowmobile Access Program for this coming winter season (2018-2019).First, each day during the coming winter season, there will be up to five snowmobiles in each of four Non-Commercially Guided Transportation Snowmobile Events/trips, one from each of the four Yellowstone Park Gates.Second, you will be required to […]
Yellowstone National Park roads opened to the public for motorized oversnow travel today, Friday, December 15, 2017. Winter is here!Visitors will be able to travel the park’s interior roads on commercially-guided snowmobiles and snowcoaches from the North, West, and South Entrances. Visitors who have proper permits can also participate in the non-commercially guided snowmobile trips. […]
Yellowstone Opens Lottery for Non-Commercially Guided Snowmobile Access Program for 2017-2018 Winter Season!
Applications will be accepted starting Friday, September 1, for those interested in obtaining a permit for a non-commercially guided snowmobile trip into Yellowstone National Park during the 2017-2018 winter season. A permit is required to snowmobile in the park without the presence of a commercial guide. Permits will be allocated through a lottery with applications […]
Future of Commercially Guided and Non-Commercially Guide Snowmobile Access maybe effected – The Devil in the Details By Jack Welch Special Projects Consultant BlueRibbon Coalition On December 20, 2016, I received notice of the availability of the Final Yellowstone Winter Use Adaptive Management Plan (AMP). This AMP is the final step required by the Supplemental […]
On December 15, 2016, the gates will open to another season of snowmobile access to Yellowstone National Park. This access will be regulated by the Final Regulation to implement the Record of Decision (ROD). According to the National Park Service, the ROD provides a frame work for more effectively managed access for snowmobiles and snowcoaches […]