Current Road Status

Except for the road between the North Entrance and the Northeast Entrance, all in-park roads are closed to prepare for our winter season.

Projected winter opening dates for oversnow travel (conditions permitting) are:

  • December 15: Mammoth to Madison to West Entrance; from Old Faithful to West Thumb; from South to Lake Butte Overlook, and from Canyon to Norris at 8:00 a.m.
  • December 22: East Entrance Road (from East Entrance to Lake Butte) at 8:00 a.m.

Visit the National Park Service website for up-to-date information

Explorer Cabins: Directions


Explorer Cabins at Yellowstone is located in the heart of rural West Yellowstone, less than one mile from the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park. See the map and links below to find your way to our West Yellowstone Cabins.

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*Please note: This is a new property, opened in July 2013. The link for driving directions will still work, but the Explorer Cabins at Yellowstone may not be visible on Google Maps, Google Earth, etc, for a while.

Check-in for the Explorer Cabins at Yellowstone changes seasonally:

  • From now through April 16, 2015, check-in is located inside the Gray Wolf Inn and Suites located at 250 South Canyon Street.
  • Beginning April 17, 2015, check-in is located inside the Yellowstone Park Hotel located at 201 Grizzly Avenue. 

The year-round, local telephone number for the Explorer Cabins at Yellowstone is 406-646-0255.
Parking is available close to your cabin. Porterage is available to assist with your luggage.

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