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News releases from Yellowstone National Park.

Yellowstone seeks comments on Environmental Assessment to replace Lewis River Bridge

The National Park Service seeks comments from the public on a proposal to replace the Lewis River Bridge on the South Entrance Road in Yellowstone National Park.
Posted: November 1, 2018, 4:11 pm

Expect smoke around Yellowstone's Northeast Entrance

Wildland fire staff will burn piles of woody debris near the Northeast Entrance of Yellowstone National Park on Thursday, November 1.
Posted: November 1, 2018, 11:45 am

Nearly all entrances and roads close in Yellowstone Monday, Nov. 5

This weekend, November 3-4, provides the last chance for visitors to drive to many iconic locations in Yellowstone.
Posted: October 31, 2018, 11:12 am

September visitation increases in Yellowstone

Yellowstone National Park hosted 724,454 visits in September 2018. This is approximately a 13 percent increase from September 2017.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 11:20 am

Road from Fishing Bridge to Sedge Bay in Yellowstone will close October 15

On October 15 the Fishing Bridge, where Yellowstone's East Entrance Road crosses the Yellowstone River, will close to all traffic for the rest of the 2018 season.
Posted: October 12, 2018, 10:13 am

Body found along Highway 191 in Yellowstone National Park

On Wednesday afternoon, October 10, 2018, a body was recovered from the Gallatin River along on U.S. Highway 191 in Yellowstone National Park.
Posted: October 11, 2018, 3:10 pm

Yellowstone's Uncle Tom’s Point and portions of the South Rim Trail now open

Uncle Tom’s Point, Uncle Tom’s Trail, and most of the South Rim Trail are now open as the Canyon Overlooks and Trails Restoration Project moves to the Brink of Upper Falls in Yellowstone National Park.
Posted: October 11, 2018, 1:01 pm

Yellowstone's Dunraven Pass open to all travel

Dunraven Pass in Yellowstone National Park remains open to all travel. It was scheduled to close today, October 9.
Posted: October 9, 2018, 4:22 pm

Low fire danger in Yellowstone

Fire danger in Yellowstone has dropped to LOW.
Posted: October 4, 2018, 5:29 pm

Virginia Cascades Drive temporarily closed for improvements

Starting today, October 2, through October 16 (depending on weather), Virginia Cascades Drive will be closed.
Posted: October 2, 2018, 3:10 pm