• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

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  • 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 »

2011 Fire report

 
ID Name Cause Start Status Size (acres)
1121 Headwaters Lightning 09/26/2011 Out 3.0
1120 Ribbon Human 09/17/2011 Out 0.1
1119 Trischman Lightning 09/10/2011

Out

5.7
1118 Specimen Lightning 08/31/2011 Out 0.1
1117 Pitchstone Unknown 08/30/2011 Out 0.1
1116 Weasel Lightning 08/29/2011 Out 0.1
1115 Ouzel Lightning 08/27/2011 Out 3.0
1114 Prospect Lightning 08/26/2011 Out 0.1
1113 Point Lightning 08/25/2011 Out 1800
1112 Huckleberry Lightning 08/25/2011 Out 1.0
1111 Sour Lightning 08/25/2011 Out 0.1
1110 Heart Lightning 08/25/2011 Out 0.1
1109 Grant Human 08/24/2011 Out 0.1
1108 Bighorn Human 08/20/2011 Out 0.1
1107 Junction Lightning 08/07/2011 Out 0.1
1106 Coyote Lightning 08/07/2011 Out 0.1
1105 Devil Human 08/05/2011 Out 0.1
1104 Gibbon Lightning 07/12/2011 Out 23
1103 Grouse Lightning 07/12/2011 Out 0.1
1102 Mud Lightning 06/30/2011 Out 0.1
1101 Floating Lightning 06/08/2011 Out 0.1




Did You Know?

Bear Cubs

Even though the animals of Yellowstone seem tame they are still wild. Feeding the animals is not permitted in any way, and all visitors must keep 100 yards away from wolves and bears, and 25 yards from other animals.