• An aerial view of Old Faithful erupting taken from Observation Point with the Old Faithful Inn to the side.

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

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2008 Fire Report

ID Name Cause Start Status Size
0808 Crevice human 12/01/08 out 12/03 0.1 ac
0807 Ash human 9/28/08 out 10/10 9.7 ac
0806 Outlet human 9/22/08 out 10/10 9.6 ac
0805 No Name human 8/11/08 out 8/11 0.1 ac
0804 RV human (RV) 8/05/08 out 8/05 0.1 ac
0803 LeHardy powerline 7/30/08 out 10/10 10,361 ac
0802 Aster lightning 6/26/08 WFU out 7/17 0.1 ac
0801 Elephant Back human 6/13/08 out 6/13 0.1 ac

Did You Know?

Upper Geyser Basin Hydrothermal Features on a Winter Day.

Yellowstone contains approximately one-half of the world’s hydrothermal features. There are over 10,000 hydrothermal features, including over 300 geysers, in the park.