• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

There are park alerts in effect.
hide Alerts »
  • Craig Pass Closed for the Season; Mammoth to Norris Closed Sept. 14-30

    The road linking West Thumb and Old Faithful is closed for the season—traffic should detour through West Thumb, Lake, and Canyon. The road from Mammoth to Norris is closed for two weeks—traffic should detour over Dunraven Pass. More »

History of Concession Development

History of Concession Development in YNP
 
By Mary Shivers Culpin
National Park Service, Yellowstone Center for Resources
Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
YCR-CR-2003-01, 2003


These documents require Adobe Acrobat Reader to be viewed or printed, available free online.

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.