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Snowmobiling in and around West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone, Montana, is a great place for people who love sledding. It has beautiful scenery and is perfect for snowmobiling. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and lots of snow with an average of 150 inches per year. There are over 400 miles of well-kept trails to explore.

The mountain trail system in the town connects with city streets. This system leads sledders to large trail networks in the Custer Gallatin, Beaverhead-Deerlodge, and Caribou-Targhee National Forests. These well-groomed trails not only grant access to pristine powder meadows but also provide the groundwork for exhilarating backcountry riding experiences.

Snowmobile rentals in West Yellowstone cater to diverse preferences, offering a range of options. Whether it’s the ease of two-up easy-riding models, the adaptability of trail-specific sleds, or the high-powered performance tailored for mountain and backcountry riding, there’s a choice for every rider.

If you want help or want to explore the snowy wilderness, you can hire professional guides from the National Forests. These services help newcomers explore the area, find their way on the trails, and have amazing adventures in the wilderness. West Yellowstone is also the easiest way to enter Yellowstone National Park with a guide.

Montana Snowmobile Permits

Grooming Trail Reports


There are inherent risks to the sport of snowmobiling.
Be aware of these risks and take the necessary precautions.

  • Operate your snowmobile safely. Travel at safe speeds. Be prepared to stop.
  • Observe and obey trail warning signs.
  • Watch for other snowmobilers and trail users.
  • Be alert to changing snow and weather conditions.
  • Some trails are not maintained or groomed. Drive with caution. Stumps, rocks and other hazards may be present.