A small facility at the start of the West Thumb Geyser Basin boardwalks, where you can visit with a park ranger and gather park information, shop for souvenirs in the park store, and join a ranger program.
Built in 1925, with the open breezeway enclosed in 1966, the West Thumb Information Station is an excellent example of historic architecture associated with ranger stations in Yellowstone National Park.
Additional West Thumb Area Information
West Thumb and Grant Hikes
Hikes in the south part of the park reward hikers with spectacular lake views.
Participate in a Ranger Program
Join a park ranger to further your understanding about this special place.
Last updated: June 27, 2019