• A bull elk bugles in Yellowstone National Park

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

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Getting Around

Xanterra Parks & Resorts provides bus tours within the park during the summer season. During the winter season, they provide several snowcoach tours from various locations. Please call (307) 344-7311 for information or reservations.

During the summer season, other commercial businesses offer transportation services originating from many area towns and cities. During the winter season, some businesses provide snowcoach tours for most park roads or bus transportation on the Mammoth Hot Springs to Cooke City road.

There are several gas stations inside the park.

If you plan to bicycle in Yellowstone, please review our bicycling pages.

Did You Know?

Fire in Yellowstone Pineland in 1988

The 1988 fires affected 793,880 acres or 36 percent of the park. Five fires burned into the park that year from adjacent public lands. The largest, the North Fork Fire, started from a discarded cigarette. It burned more than 410,000 acres.