Page updated April 14,  2021

Click here for current Road Reports

Roads Open:
South Fork Road * weight restrictions
East Fork of the South Fork
Stibnite Road
Lower Johnson Creek Road

Roads Closed to wheeled vehicles:
Upper Johnson Creek Road
Lick Creek
Monumental Summit
Profile Road
Elk Summit
Deadwood Summit
Quartz Creek Road
Golden Gate Road
Sugar Creek Road

Community Calendar:

April 17 – Boil water order issued
Feb 19 – Valley County Mask Advisory
Feb 23 – Stibnite Road Avalanche
March 11 – Tick Season
March 31 – Weight Restrictions South Fork Road
April 2 – Hwy 55 work, open 1 lane weekends
April 16 – Yellow Pine Tavern Opens
May 9 – Next Festival Planning Zoom Meeting
June 12 – VYPA Meeting


Yellow Pine Tavern opens April 16th.


Yellow Pine General Store
Please welcome Josh Jones as the new owner of the Yellow Pine General Store.

Boil Water Order issued April 17, 2020
As of today April 17th 2020, Yellow Pine is under another “Boil Order”.  This boil order will be in effect until further notice.
Boil Your Water Before Using
Boil Water Order issued April 17, 2020. Link: to Notice

Midas Gold is now Perpetua Resources
Perpetua Resources is a nod to our Idaho roots and our commitment to follow our state’s tradition of Esto Perpetua, translated to mean let it be eternal.

Protect Your Mountain Playground
We know Yellow Pine holds a special place in many hearts. As we transition through Idaho’s reopening phases and welcome visitors to our area, we invite you to take a moment to learn about what is new, what to expect and a few simple ways you can help protect yourself and this special mountain playground at (link)

Yellow Pine Fire Protection District Community Service Notice
The purpose of this letter is to show how you as a Yellow Pine Resident can help protect your structure against a wildland fire by being “Fire Wise.”
Link to: 20190724 Yellow Pine Fire Protection mitigation document

Biz Directory:

Alpine Village (208) 633-6208 Facebook page

Murph’s RV Park & Mary’s Cabins Facebook page

Yellow Pine Lodge (208) 633-3377
Closed November 3rd for winter.

The Corner (208) 633-3325 Website link Facebook page
Starting Nov 3rd open 3 days a week on mail days.

Yellow Pine Tavern (208) 633-2233 Facebook page
Opening April 16, 2021

The Yellow Pine General Store
New Owner!
(opening this spring)

Silver Dollar Café is for sale.
See Real Estate Page

Knotty Kat Crochet Works – 208-502-0940
FB page link
open Tue – Sat, 9-5
Yellow Pine eggs $3/doz

Buck Horn Outfitters LLC 208-633-3614
Tom & Sarah Lanham
156 Yellow Pine Ave, Yellow Pine, ID 83677
Link to FB page:

Wapiti Meadow Ranch – Johnson Creek (208) 633-3217
or 208-315-3554 – cabin rentals

Local Color Photography
Facebook page

Perpetua Resources
(formerly Midas Gold)
New website
Link to: 2018 Community Partnership Agreement with the Village of Yellow Pine

The Star-News

Yellow Pine Museum

Facebook page

Village of Yellow Pine Association

VYPA Officers:
Deb Filler – Chairperson
Matt Huber – Vice Chair
Rhonda Egbert – Secretary
Ronda Rogers – Treasurer
Ron Noel – Member at Large
Village of Yellow Pine Association Bylaws
VYPA Bylaws adopted 8/8/2020 (link)
YPAC Corp Bylaws (link)
If you have questions, ideas to share, or want to use the Community Hall please contact a VYPA officers.
Community Hall Facebook page
Cemetery Committee:
Tim Rogers
Marj Fields
Ron Earl

Yellow Pine Fire District

YPDF COVID19 Policy Link
EMS COVID19 Policy
Fire Chief: Tim Rogers
Sue Holloway District 1
Dan Stiff, District 2
Merrill Saleen, District 3
Secretary/Treasurer Nikki Saleen
Yellow Pine Fire Protection Mitigation
Valley County Firewise Brochure
Valley County, Idaho Wildland-Urban Interface Wildfire Mitigation Plan

Yellow Pine Water Users Association

YPWUA Bylaws September 1976
YPWUA Articles of Incorporation April 1976
YPWUA Articles Inc 1st Amendment September 1976
YPWUA Articles Inc 2nd Amendment February 1984
YPWUA Articles Inc 3rd Amendment June 1984
YPWUA Board:
Dawn Brown
Stu Edwards
Willie Sullivan
Steve Holloway
Dave Prouty