Safety Resources

Planning a Visit? Here are some great safety tips to follow when coming to the Valley:

  • Bring a spare tire or two and all necessities to change/fix a flat.
  • Always enter with a full tank of gas. There is not a gas station in the valley. 
    • East Entrance: Gas up near West Yellowstone, MT
    • West Entrance: Gas up in Lima, MT or Idaho Falls, ID
  • Have extra food, water, blankets, etc. in case of overnight breakdown.
  • Have a First Aid Kit.
  • There is limited cell service in the Valley.
  • SLOW DOWN!

Other resources to refer to before you plan your trip:
http://adventureblog.nationalgeographic.com/2014/09/11/montana-by-dirt-top-ten-dirt-road-driving-tips/
http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprdb5390926.pdf
http://www.frankstehno.com/sagemesa/guide/bcconsiderations/roads.htm
http://4x4abc.com/jeep101/index.html