Yellowstone, Our First National Park

Established in 1872, Yellowstone National Park is America’s first national park. Located in Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho, it is home to a large variety of wildlife including grizzly bears, wolves, bison, and elk. Preserved within Yellowstone National Park are Old Faithful and a collection of the world’s most extraordinary geysers and hot springs, and the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

Yellowstone Park Links & Information

Yellowstone’s Facilities

NPS Visitor Centers
Yellowstone National Park Mammoth Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Canyon Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Lake Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Grant Village Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Madison Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Yellowstone National Park Norris Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Old Faithful NPS Visitor Facilities
Tower-Roosevelt Area NPS Visitor Facilities
Grant Village Area NPS Visitor Facilities

Webcams

The Rendezvous Ski Trails Web Cam
Old Faithful Webcam
Mammoth Webcam
Raynolds Pass Webcam
Mt Washburn

Free Online Videos from the National Park Service

Inside Yellowstone- Short videos on park features and processes
Yellowstone InDepth
Episode 1: Yellowstone’s Restless Giant
Episode 2: Troubled Waters
Episode 3: Bears, A Yellowstone Love Story
Episode 4: Generation W: The Generation of the Wolf

Yellowstone Links

Montana Field Guide
Yellowstone Park News
Madison Area Natural Highlights
Yellowstone National Park Map of Nearby Museum Locations
Old Faithful Virtual Visitor Education Center
Things To Know Before You Come
Yellowstone Fact Sheet

Yellowstone Park’s History and Culture

Yellowstone National Park History & Culture
History & Culture: Mammoth Area Historic Highlights
History & Culture: Yellowstone National Park FortYellowstone Historic District
History & Culture: Yellowstone National Park Norris Area Historic Highlights
History & Culture: Old Faithful Area Historic Highlights
History & Culture: Canyon Area Historic Highlights
History & Culture: YNP Grant Village Area Historic Highlights
History & Culture: Yellowstone National Park Lake Area Historic Highlights
History & Culture: Tower-Roosevelt Area Historic Highlights
Yellowstone’s Historic Vehicle Collection

For Teachers and Kids

for teachers
Kids
How Geysers Work
Hot Spot Theories