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.”

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Protect yourself and your park by following a few simple tips.

Take the Yellowstone Pledge

Photo of people waiting at an eruption of Old Faithful

Top Things to Know

As you prepare for your trip to Yellowstone.

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Construction & Closures

Check the status of park roads before you arrive.

A view of the historic Lake Hotel.


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

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Plan & Enhance Your Visit

Explore Yellowstone a whole new way by discovering stories behind the scenery, and finding where to visit, stay, eat, and shop.

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Spend a night in one of our campgrounds.

A grizzly bear walking through the trees near Canyon

Bear Safety

Best practices for traveling safely in bear country.

Old Faithful Geyser


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

Photo of bison near the Norris Geyser Basin

Success & Controversy

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

Last updated: May 10, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 168
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190-0168


(307) 344-7381

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