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.”
Marvel. Explore. Discover.
Scenes of summer
Planning a summer visit? Pack your patience, and take a look at our other trip-planning tips.
Success & controversy
The challenges of maintaining a wild, migratory population of bison in a modern landscape.
Safety starts with you
Learn how to safely explore thermal areas, watch wildlife, and more.
Grizzlies in the news
Read our thoughts about grizzly bear conservation in light of the proposed rule to delist them.