• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

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F is for Feline

A cougar stands on boulders by a river.

All cats are felines and the biggest feline in Yellowstone is the Mountain Lion. The Mountain Lion has been called many things over the years. Some people called them cougars, catamounts, or panthers.

 

Did You Know?

Summer Crowd at Old Faithful.

At peak summer levels, 3,500 employees work for Yellowstone National Park concessioners and about 800 work for the National Park Service.