Welcome to Visit Yellowstone
One of the most visited and the oldest national park in the US. Yellowstone is the second oldest National Park in the world.
Experience the amazing Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park is a national park located in the western United States, primarily in Wyoming but also extending into Montana and Idaho. It was the first national park in the world, and is known for its geothermal features such as Old Faithful geyser and the Grand Prismatic Spring. It is also home to a diverse array of wildlife, including grizzly bears, wolves, bison, and elk. The park receives over 4 million visitors annually. Visitors can enjoy hiking, camping, wildlife viewing, and visiting geysers and other geothermal features. Some popular areas of the park include the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and the Lamar Valley. The park is open year-round, though some roads and visitor facilities may be closed during the winter.
Yellowstone during winter
Yellowstone National Park is open to visitors year-round, but winter conditions can make access to some areas difficult. Many of the park's roads are closed to vehicles from early November to late April, and visitors are required to use snowcoaches or snowmobiles for transportation during this time. Some visitor facilities and services, such as campgrounds and food service, may also be closed or limited during the winter. However, winter in Yellowstone offers unique opportunities for visitors, such as cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. The park's geothermal features, such as geysers and hot springs, are also accessible and can be especially striking when surrounded by snow and ice. Also, Wildlife viewing is different in the winter, with bison, elk and wolves can be more visible in the lesser vegetated areas, but less predators as bears are hibernating. It is also worth noting that temperatures are cold, averaging in single digits and below zero degrees Fahrenheit, so it's important for visitors to come prepared with warm clothing and gear for winter outdoor activities.