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 enjoying Yellowstone in winter.

Photo of people waiting at an eruption of Old Faithful

Top Things to Know

As you prepare for your trip to Yellowstone.

A truck driving on a snow-covered road.

Park Roads

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

A view of the historic Lake Hotel.

Lodging

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

Yellowstone's app running on a tablet

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.

Old Faithful Geyser

Webcams

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

Snowmobiles and a snowcoach ride by a small group of bison

Snowmobile & Snowcoach Tours

Take a guided tour of wintry Yellowstone.

Photo of bison near the Norris Geyser Basin

Success & Controversy

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

Last updated: November 6, 2017

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

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

Phone:

(307) 344-7381

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