Mammoth Hot Springs Accessibility
A manual wheelchair is available for loan at the visitor center while in the area. Wheelchairs can be rented at the Mammoth Clinic for $15 per day, with a $300 deposit.
Albright Visitor Center
Wheelchair access is at the rear of the building; no wheelchair-accessible restrooms.
Wheelchair-accessible restrooms are south of the service station in the Terrace Grill, Mammoth Hotel lobby, and in the basement of the Albright Visitor Center (accessible by elevator).
Designated Accessible Parking
Yellowstone Heritage & Research Center
Located in Gardiner, MT, this wheelchair-accessible building houses the park’s research library and has exhibits about the park’s history. Learn more about the Heritage and Research Center.
Learning About the Area
Area Trail Guides
Available for a nominal fee at the Albright Visitor Center and near the boardwalks. The Mammoth area guide describes the hydrothermal features of Mammoth Hot Springs. The Fort Yellowstone guide describes the historic area; see below.
The schedule is in the park newspaper, on the website, and posted around the Mammoth area. Evening programs at the hotel and campground are wheelchair-accessible; others as noted in the schedule.
What to See
Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces
Enjoy a self-guiding tour of this historic site at Mammoth Hot Springs, which dates from the time of U.S. Army management (1886–1918).
Forces of the Northern Range
This short (1/2 mile) boardwalk has tactile exhibits explaining how volcanos, glaciers, and fire shaped the landscape east of Mammoth Hot Springs. Exhibits also identify some of the area’s plants and animals. Eight miles (12.9 km) east on the road to Tower-Roosevelt. No restroom.
Last updated: September 7, 2018