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Yellowstone National Park Campgrounds :: Gardiner, MT

Camping in Yellowstone National Park can become a test of nerves for the unprepared. Each year the number of visitors grows, putting an even greater strain on the available camping. The increasing size of RV units also creates a very frustrating prob

Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

Although Yellowstone Park owes its world-fame to its spectacular geysers, abundant wildlife, and unique scenery, the park also offers exceptional angling opportunities. Over 160,000 anglers a year take advantage of its high quality fishing. Yellowsto

Madison River in Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

Looks so easy, but it ain’t. From the junction of the Gibbon and Firehole Rivers, the Madison River flows happily along the park’s west entrance road for about 14 miles. A drive along the road will show you elk, an occasional moose, anglers casting f

South Boundary Lake: South Boundary Trail from Yellowstone National Park Entrance :: Moran, WY

The South Boundary Trail crosses the entire south end of Yellowstone National Park. This hike begins outside the south entrance gate of Yellowstone near the John D. Rockefeller Jr. Memorial Parkway and parallels the south boundary of the national par

Tepee Creek Trail to the Yellowstone National Park Boundary :: West Yellowstone, MT

The Tepee Creek Trail begins just outside the northwest corner of Yellowstone National Park. The trail crosses gentle slopes through a broad grassy valley, passing dense tree-lined ridges. The hike ends on a grassy ridgetop at the Yellowstone boundar

Yellowstone National Park Campgrounds :: Cody, WY

Without a doubt, Yellowstone National Park is the number one destination of travelers in Wyoming. The unique geologic phenomenon and plentiful wildlife has a reputation that continues to motivate increasing numbers of visitors worldwide. Camping in Y

Yellowstone National Park: Shoshone Geyser Basin :: Madison Junction, WY

Camp in an active geyser basin teeming with wildlife. Frontcountry geyser basins are cool. But backcountry geyser basins, where no boardwalks or crowds interrupt the steaming, bubbling, bursting landscape, are where the earth really comes alive. Ge

Yellowstone National Park: Ferris Fork to Dunanda Falls :: Ferris Fork, WY

Take a dip in the first national park’s steamy rivers.

Yellowstone National Park: Specimen Ridge :: Lamar Valley, WY

Wildlife sightings and striking views highlight this tough shuttle hike that spans the length of Specimen Ridge. Specimen Ridge overlooks the wildlife-filled grasslands of the Lamar Valley, making this lengthy ramble a great choice for wildlife lov

Yellowstone National Park: Electric Peak :: West Yellowstone, WY

This 20.6-mile out-and-back in the northern reaches of Yellowstone National Park culminates with panoramic views from the rocky crown of Electric Peak. Featuring a memorable mix of plains, peaks, and wildlife, this 20.6-mile trek scales the scree-l

Yellowstone National Park: Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone: North Rim :: Canyon Village, WY

Walk the rim of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone on this 6.4-mile hike that showcases five-star views of its Lower and Upper Falls. One of Yellowstone National Park’s classic landmarks, the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone extends roughly 20 mile

Riverside Ski Trail, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

The Riverside Ski Trail crosses very easy terrain. New skiers can try out the sport and ski to impressive views inside America’s first national park. No snowshoes or skate skiers here. Locals send families and photographers on this trail, which glide

Upper Madison Valley Trail, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

The Upper Madison Valley Trail, although easily accessible, sees few winter visitors. The trail rewards skiers with views into three states and four mountain ranges, and travelers here may see herds of bison and elk. The 14-mile trail is quite chal

Upper Madison Valley Trail, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

The Upper Madison Valley Trail, although easily accessible, sees few winter visitors. The trail rewards skiers with views into three states and four mountain ranges, and travelers here may see herds of bison and elk. The 14-mile trail is quite challe

Specimen Creek Trail, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

Specimen Creek to Shelf Lake is a popular ski route. Most winter visitors track out and back in a day rather than winter camp. Climbing skins and avalanche gear are necessary for some steep sections 7 miles from the trailhead and in the final mile to

Specimen Creek Trail, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

Specimen Creek to Shelf Lake is a popular ski route. Most winter visitors track out and back in a day rather than winter camp. Climbing skins and avalanche gear are necessary for some steep sections 7 miles from the trailhead and in the final mile to

Fawn Pass, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

Fawn Pass begins in Montana and enters Wyoming after crossing several fingers of the Gallatin River. Skiers find narrow snow bridges or log bridges over these streams and may want to carry skis across. The streams are not deep but they are very cold!

Fawn Pass, Yellowstone National Park :: West Yellowstone, MT

Fawn Pass begins in Montana and enters Wyoming after crossing several fingers of the Gallatin River. Skiers find narrow snow bridges or log bridges over these streams and may want to carry skis across. The streams are not deep but they are very cold!

John D. Rockefeller Jr. Memorial Parkway :: Mammoth, WY

A 6.8-mile drive connecting Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park.

Yellowstone National Park :: Mammoth Hot Springs, WY

America’s first national park is also one of its largest, the most extensive in the 48 contiguous states and the only one that extends over three states. Although parts of the park are in Montana and Idaho, most of the park’s area and all of its majo

Madison River - Yellowstone National Park to Hebgen Lake :: West Yellowstone, MT

The Madison River originates at the junction of the Firehole and Gibbon rivers in the northwestern corner of Yellowstone Park. Its modest beginnings as a meandering meadow stream underscore the fact that its 130-mile path to the Three Forks of the Mi

8b2 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

8b2 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 430 feet long and begins at 7,393 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 40 feet.

8b1 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

8b1 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 181 feet long and begins at 7,356 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 8 feet.

8b3 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

8b3 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 71 feet long and begins at 7,273 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 3 feet.

8b5 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

8b5 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 130 feet long and begins at 7,265 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 9 feet.

8b4 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

8b4 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 172 feet long and begins at 7,258 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet.

9u4 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9u4 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 6,561 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 22 feet.

9c4 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9c4 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 6,571 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 21 feet. The trail ends near the Un

9a2 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9a2 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 6,413 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of one foot.

North Fork :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

North Fork is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 6,634 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 105 feet.

Bechler Meadows :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Bechler Meadows is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 311 feet long and begins at 6,428 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 27 feet.

9u2 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9u2 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 164 feet long and begins at 6,468 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 4 feet.

Bechler River :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Bechler River is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 25.5 miles long and begins at 8,498 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 51.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 6,214 feet. The 9D4, 9D

Robinson Creek :: Yellowstone National Park, ID

Robinson Creek is a hiking trail in Idaho and Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 8.7 miles long and begins at 6,339 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 17.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,946 feet.

Beula Lake :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Beula Lake is a hiking trail in Alta, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park and Caribou-Targhee National Forest. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 7,561 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.4 miles with a total elevation gain of

9c5 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9c5 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 210 feet long and begins at 7,072 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 23 feet. The 9U6 camp site can be se

South Boundary :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

South Boundary is a hiking trail in Alta, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park and Caribou-Targhee National Forest. It is 6.9 miles long and begins at 6,425 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.8 miles with a total elevation gai

Boundary Creek (to Meadows Junction) :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Boundary Creek (to Meadows Junction) is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 6.4 miles long and begins at 6,402 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 12.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 4

9d1 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9d1 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 313 feet long and begins at 7,282 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 18 feet.

Union Falls :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Union Falls is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 6,565 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 667 feet.

9b1 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9b1 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 496 feet long and begins at 6,392 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 3 feet.

Ferris Creek Stock Crossing :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Ferris Creek Stock Crossing is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 7,355 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 74 feet.

Terraced Falls :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Terraced Falls is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 7,124 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 587 feet.

Three Rivers Cabin-9b9 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Three Rivers Cabin-9b9 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 7,172 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 4 feet. The Thre

9a1 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9a1 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 105 feet long and begins at 6,391 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 0 feet.

9c6 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9c6 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 6,465 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 11 feet.

Bechler River Cutoff :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Bechler River Cutoff is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 6,402 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 238 feet.

9b9 :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

9b9 is a hiking trail in Teton County, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 7,188 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 17 feet.

Boundary Creek (Meadows Junction to Buffalo Lake) :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Boundary Creek (Meadows Junction to Buffalo Lake) is a hiking trail in Idaho and Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park and Caribou-Targhee National Forest. It is 10.2 miles long and begins at 6,405 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail

Cascade Creek-Falls River Cutoff :: Yellowstone National Park, WY

Cascade Creek-Falls River Cutoff is a hiking trail in Alta, Wyoming. It is within Yellowstone National Park and Caribou-Targhee National Forest. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 7,124 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a to