West Yellowstone is a town in Gallatin County, Montana, United States, adjacent to Yellowstone National Park. The population was 1,271 at the 2010 census. West Yellowstone is served by Yellowstone Airport. It is part of the Bozeman, MT Micropolitan Statistical Area.
West Yellowstone offers lodging, gift shops, and other services to travelers visiting nearby Yellowstone National Park.
West Yellowstone was incorporated in 1966 and has existed as a gateway community to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s. Although it is a very small community, visitation to West Yellowstone tops 4 million people per year.