East entrance and select roads in Yellowstone to open Friday

JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Officials in Yellowstone say the East Entrance to Lake Village (Sylvan Pass) and Lake Village to Canyon Village will open (weather permitting) to the public and motorized travel on Friday, May 3, at 8am.

A significant snowpack still exists in the Sylvan Pass area. Park rangers are monitoring avalanche conditions. Temporary closures may occur. For the entire 2019 summer season, visitors should expect 30-minute delays along the East Entrance Road between Fishing Bridge and Indian Pond.

Stay up to date with the latest travel conditions using the real-time road link.


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