West Yellowstone Yellowstone Special Stage Race Feb. 29-March 4, 2016

West Yellowstone Sled Dog Races is hosting their last race of the season February 29-March 4, 2016. The Yellowstone Special Stage Race is a stage race designed with the smaller kennels in mind. Spectators are welcome at the starting line as well as at selected checkpoints along the race route. Come cheer on the mushers and their teams for free!

West Yellowstone Fun Run Sled Dog Races January 14-16, 2016

(West Yellowstone, Montana) - West Yellowstone Sled Dog Races is hosting the second event of the year January 15-16, 2016. Professional mushers from all over the world converge on West Yellowstone in January to train their teams at high elevation in preparation for the International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race.

The Hebgen Lake NAIFC Ice Fishing Tournament Qualifier weekend in West Yellowstone Montana

West Yellowstone, Montana will host an NAIFC (North American Ice Fishing Circuit) National Qualifier from January 15-17, 2016. The qualifier – an ice fishing tournament – takes place on Sunday and is open to any two-person team. Teams range from locals to national level pro’s to teams just wanting to learn more about ice fishing.  Teams can register up to 6 PM at the Saturday night reception and rules meeting.

Snowmobile "Rules of the Road" for Trail Use

Snowmobiling is a fun and family-oriented activity.

A vast amount of National Forest land is open for winter travel. In some areas those traveling by skis, snowshoes, dog sled teams and snowmobiles must share the same routes and areas. Common sense and courtesy will provide a safe and pleasant experience for everyone.

Be respectful of the Trail Groomers

Winter Snowshoe Programs at Refuge Point

Join a guided snowshoe hike on the Custer Gallatin National Forest this winter.  Three opportunities exist and participants will learn why Refuge Point was a vital meeting place after the 1959 Hebgen Lake Earthquake.

Enjoying the Snow this Winter Season

Bozeman & Billings, MT – People visiting the Custer Gallatin National Forest will notice that many gates, roads and trails are closing to passenger vehicles as roads and trails open up to winter motorized and non-motorized use.  Whether heading out to enjoy the snow on a snowmobile, skis, oversnow mountain bike (fat bike), or snowshoes here are some tips and reminders to keep in mind.

Christmas Stroll December 17, 2015

ShopWest and Win a Shopping Spree

West Yellowstone, Montana - It’s a time of rosy cheeks and laughter.  Join your friends and neighbors at the Annual West Yellowstone Christmas Stroll as we light the Town tree, greet Santa, and stroll the shops seeking just the right gifts.

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