• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

Places

Hymen Terrace, Mammoth Hot Springs, with Fort Yellowstone in the background.
Hymen Terrace, Mammoth Hot Springs, in the foreground with historic Fort Yellowstone in the background.
Detroit Photographic Co circa 1902
 
Early after Yellowstone Park was established, the U.S. military assisted in protecting and administering the park. Visit these pages to learn more about historic Fort Yellowstone, and the historic back-country cabins they constructed.

Did You Know?

Fishing Bridge.

You cannot fish from Fishing Bridge. Until 1973 this was a very popular fishing location since the bridge crossed the Yellowstone River above a cutthroat trout spawning area. It is now a popular place to observe fish.