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 »
"Tally Ho" Stage Coaches
(YELL 90054) Abbot-Downing "Tally-Ho" stagecoach in the park's museum collection.
(YELL 133564) Six-horse "Tally-Ho" stagecoach enroute from the Northern Pacific Railroad depot in
(YELL 142430) Image from a circa 1950s postcard showing a "Tally-Ho" (possibly the same 1004 numbered coach in the collection) taken near the Roosevelt Lodge. Although missing the roof seats, the coach at this point appears to retain most of its other original features.
(YELL-2012-3) A recently acquired image of a "Tally-Ho" stagecoach also numbered 1004. This photo clearly shows the roof seats still intact.
Did You Know?
Some groups of Shoshone Indians, who adapted to a mountain existence, chose not to acquire the horse. These included the Sheep Eaters, or Tukudika, who used dogs to transport food, hides, and other provisions. The Sheep Eaters lived in many locations in Yellowstone.