Snowmobiling is an important facet of the state’s outdoor recreation economy, but for enthusiasts it’s about “the pure joy of playing outside.”
Wyoming family plans snocross race in Alpine on Bridger-Teton National Forest.
Yellowstone Gate editor Ruffin Prevost recently rode along on a 150 mile snowmobile tour of the lower portion of Yellowstone, taking in sights along the way such as Yellowstone Lake, Old Faithful, Fountain Paint Pot and the Lower Falls of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River.
More than a decade of public debate and court challenges have complicated efforts to complete a long-term winter use plan for Yellowstone National Park. Yet, a final version of the plan could be in place by the start of the 2012-13 winter season.