Marvel. Explore. Discover.

Visit Yellowstone and experience the world's first national park. Marvel at a volcano’s hidden power rising up in colorful hot springs, mudpots, and geysers. Explore mountains, forests, and lakes to watch wildlife and witness the drama of the natural world unfold. Discover the history that led to the conservation of our national treasures “for the benefit and enjoyment of the people.”

A skier enjoys a winter sunrise at Grotto Geyser.

Winter Wonderland

Ready to brave the cold? Check out our tips for planning a winter visit.

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Top Things to Know

As you prepare for your trip to Yellowstone.

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Park Roads

See what's open or closed during the winter season.

A camper toasts a marshmallow over an open fire


Spend a night in one of our campgrounds.

A view of the historic Lake Hotel.


Plan ahead and reserve a room in one of our many lodges.

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Download Yellowstone's App

Enrich your visit to Yellowstone with the official app. Digitally explore the park's stories and find the information you need.

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Bear Safety

Best practices for traveling safely in bear country.

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Snowmobile Access Program

Learn about our non-commercially guided snowmobile program.

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Success & Controversy

Maintaining a wild, migratory bison population in a modern landscape.

Old Faithful Geyser


Grab a front row seat for the next eruption of Old Faithful.

Last updated: December 18, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

PO Box 168
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190-0168



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