NPS Feed

News feeds from the National Park Service - Yellowstone National Park - News Releases

News releases from Yellowstone National Park.

Yellowstone National Park seeks comments from the public on an environmental assessment (EA) that assesses the impacts associated with the proposed construction and operation of a National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) site in the park.
Posted: June 19, 2017, 4:53 pm
A 23-year-old kayak guide, Timothy Hayden Ryan Conant from Salt Lake City, Utah, died while attempting to rescue a client who capsized on Wednesday, June 14. The incident occurred in the West Thumb area of Yellowstone Lake. The kayaking group consisted of nine clients and three guides.
Posted: June 15, 2017, 8:08 pm
A 21-year-old man, Gervais Dylan Gatete from Raliegh, North Carolina, sustained severe burns after falling into a hot spring late on Tuesday, June 13.
Posted: June 14, 2017, 6:15 pm
The park hosted 419,627 visits in May 2017.
Posted: June 13, 2017, 9:14 pm
Today, park search crews located the body of Jeff Murphy who was missing near the park’s North Entrance.
Posted: June 9, 2017, 10:21 pm
The park is seeking information about an individual last seen at the Rescue Creek Trailhead on June 7, 2017.
Posted: June 8, 2017, 10:20 pm
Aquatic invasive species (AIS) pose a grave threat to the health of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.
Posted: June 8, 2017, 8:51 pm
Yellowstone National Park will begin to issue free day ride permits to individual users who take stock on park trails in 2017.
Posted: June 1, 2017, 6:40 pm