Thing to Do

Pelican Valley Trail

Hikers crossing a wooden bridge in the wide-open Pelican Valley.

Yellowstone National Park

Hikers crossing a bridge in Pelican Valley
Historic image of hikers crossing a bridge in Pelican Valley (bridge no longer exists).

NPS/J. Schmidt

More on Day Hikes in Yellowstone

Hikers standing on the rocky top of Avalanche Peak with Yellowstone Lake in the background.
Yellowstone Day Hikes

Lace up your boots and explore some of the over 1,000 miles of trails in Yellowstone National Park.

Hikers rest and look out at Yellowstone Lake from atop a mountaintop.
Lake Area Day Hikes

Explore trails that traverse a variety of Yellowstone ecosystems and provide stunning views of Yellowstone Lake.

Last updated: June 5, 2019