• 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

    The road linking West Thumb and Old Faithful is closed for the season—traffic should detour through West Thumb, Lake, and Canyon. More »

2009 Fire Report

Click on fire name for more information and maps
ID Name Cause Start Status Size
0920 Arnica lightning 9/13 out 10,700 ac
0919 Chaw Pass lightning 9/22 out 0.25 ac
0918 Ram human 9/17 out 9/18 0.25 ac
0917 Rainbow lightning 9/14 out 15 ac
0916 Rock lightning 9/05 out 10/1 0.1 ac
0915 Meridian lightning 8/30 out 10/1 0.25 ac
0914 Lookout lightning 8/30 out 10/1 0.25ac
0913 Washburn lightning 8/30 out 10/1 0.1 ac
0912 Butte lightning 8/30 out 180 ac
0911 Rescue human 8/29 out 9/10 0.1 ac
0910 Pocket lightning 8/12 out 10/1 0.1 ac
0909 Fern human 8/4 out 8/4 0.1 ac
0908 Thumb lightning 8/3 out 8/10 0.1 ac
0907 Corral lightning 8/2 out 8/10 0.1 ac
0906 Cascade lightning 7/26 out 9/10 0.1 ac
0905 Moss lightning 7/25 out 9/10 0.25 ac
0904 Druid lightning 7/20 out 9/10 0.4 ac
0903 Northshore lightning 7/13 out 7/15 0.1 ac
0902 Independence lightning 7/04 out 7/05 0.1 ac
0901 Pebble lightning 5/30 out 6/24 0.1 ac

 

Did You Know?

Bison in Yellowstone.

There are more people hurt by bison than by bears each year in Yellowstone. Park regulations state that visitors must stay at least 25 yards away from bison or elk and 100 yards away from bears.