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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 »

Inside Yellowstone - Hayden Valley

 
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Yellowstone National Park, Its Exploration and Establishment - Hayden and Barlow Parties
http://www.nps.gov/history/history/online_books/haines1/iee2e.htm

Washburn and Hayden Expeditions
http://www.wyomingtalesandtrails.com/photos2.html

Past Climatic Patterns - Official Park Website
http://www.nps.gov/yell/historyculture/archeologyclimate.htm

Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden - Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferdinand_Vandeveer_Hayden

Thomas (Yellowstone) Moran - National Gallery of Art
http://www.nga.gov/feature/moran/moranintro.shtm

Thomas Moran - Wikepedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Moran

Thomas Moran - American Visionaries - National Park Service Website
http://www.nps.gov/history/museum/exhibits/moran/index.htm

Thomas Moran - Yellowstone Artwork - National Park Service Website
http://www.nps.gov/history/museum/exhibits/moran/gallery1.htm

Thomas Moran's Diary - Official Park Website
http://www.nps.gov/yell/historyculture/thomasmoransdiary.htm

William Henry Jackson - Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Henry_Jackson

William Henry Jackson Photos - National Park Service Website
http://www.nps.gov/history/museum/exhibits/moran/gallery2.htm

Did You Know?

Summer Crowd at Old Faithful.

At peak summer levels, 3,500 employees work for Yellowstone National Park concessioners and about 800 work for the National Park Service.