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Elk antler poacher fined, loses hunting privileges for 3 years

JACKSON (WNE) — Just weeks before the legal antler hunt season on public lands opens May 1 for Wyoming residents and May 8 for others, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced stiff penalties against an antler poacher. An Idaho…

SV S&R called to Willow Creek

• Snowmobiler unconscious after going over cliff. Star Valley Search & Rescue responded to the North Fork of Willow Creek, in the bowls area of McDougal Gap in the Bridger-Teton National Forest on Wednesday, Mar. 27. The emergency response involved…

$58 million ranch north of Jackson sells

  CASPER (WNE) — An iconic dude ranch north of Jackson listed for $58 million has sold — marking the sale of the most expensive home on the market in Wyoming.  The Grand View River Ranch, listed for sale in…

Critical winter range reminder and spring conditions on the forest

  The Bridger-Teton National Forest reminds visitors that winter wildlife restrictions remain in effect until May 1, 2024. It is important that all forest users understand the importance of observing critical winter range closures. Winter travel maps are available on…

Planned burn on the B-T between Afton and Grover

  • Part of Star Valley Front Vegetation plan. SVI Media/B-T Forest The Greys River Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest plans to implement up to a 2,000-acre burn in the Star Valley Front Vegetation Project located on the…

Game and Fish releases updated draft of Wyoming Elk Feedgrounds Management Plan following public comment period

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has released its final draft of the Wyoming Elk Feedgrounds Management Plan with the public and will present it before the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission at its meeting in Pinedale March…

Alpine Top of the Rockies: Much more than a snowmobile club

• Group gives back to the community in different ways. Top of the Rockies has expanded to be much more than snowmobile club over the years. The Alpine based organization has become a service organization, helping the community with events,…

Proposed River Recreation Fees Reopened for Comment on the Bridger-Teton National Forest

  The Bridger-Teton National Forest proposed a new fee program to fund much needed resources and failing infrastructure in the Snake River Canyon during the summer of 2023 and received substantial public interest and valuable input. The Forest has reviewed…

Bridger-Teton Requires Dog Leashes in Wintering Wildlife Areas

The Bridger-Teton National Forest, Jackson Ranger District has dog leash requirements at the Cache Creek and Trail Creek trailheads year-round, and leash requirements that extend onto trails located adjacent to crucial wildlife habitat during the winter months. From December 1…

Bridger-Teton Releases Draft Decision for Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Western Wyo.—January 12, 2024—The Bridger-Teton National Forest, Jackson Ranger District has completed the Final Environmental Assessment and the Draft Decision Notice and Finding of No Significant Impact for the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Recreation Enhancements Project – 2023 Project. Of…