Yellowstone National Park NEWS

 
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News releases from Yellowstone National Park.
  • Yellowstone releases 2018 Visitor Use Survey Study
    A peer-reviewed report summarizing the results of Yellowstone’s 2018 Visitor Use Study is available online today. The National Park Service contracted Otak Inc., RRC Associates, and The University of Montana Institute for Tourism Recreation Research to conduct the study to help better understand how visitors experience the park in real time, across the summer season, and across different parts of the park. More than 4,000 people responded to the surveys, one of the largest in the history of the National Park Service. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/19049.htm
  • Nearly all entrances and roads close in Yellowstone Nov. 4, 2019; Park and visitors prepare for winter
    This weekend, November 2-3, provides the last chance for visitors to drive to many iconic locations in Yellowstone. The West, South, and East Entrances and all roads, with one exception, will close to vehicle travel at 8 a.m. Monday, November 4, so the park can prepare them for the winter season and snowmobile and snowcoach travel, which will begin Sunday, December 15. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/19048.htm
  • Yellowstone road construction projects in 2020; More than $75 million will be invested to improve safety, access, and experience on park roads
    There will be three major road construction projects in Yellowstone National Park in 2020. One project will have a complete closure between Tower Fall and Chittenden Road, while two projects will cause delays (North Entrance and Fishing Bridge to Indian Pond). https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/19047.htm
  • Park seeks comments on a proposal to replace the Yellowstone River Bridge
    The National Park Service seeks public comment on a proposal to replace the Yellowstone River Bridge in Yellowstone National Park. The bridge is located on the Northeast Entrance Road near Tower Junction. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/19046.htm
  • Reports about Yellowstone bears, wolves, and birds published online
    Yellowstone National Park recently published online three reports from 2018 about bear management, wolves, and birds. Each annual report focuses largely on the health of these wildlife populations. https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/news/19045.htm