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Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

1 Grand Loop Rd, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Fountain Paint Pot Nature Trail

The Fountain Paint Pot Nature Trail is a short, easy hiking trail in Lower Geyser Basin. The main attraction is the Fountain Paint Pot, a bubbling pool of mud colored green, blue and yellow by algae and bacteria.

Address: Off Firehole Lake Dr, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/geothermal_features/fountain_paint_pot.php
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Midway Geyser Basin Trail

The Midway Geyser Basin trail is an easy half-mile loop trail that passes both the Excelsior Geyser and the Grand Prismatic Spring, the largest hot spring in Yellowstone.

Address: Alongside the Firehole River, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/trails/old_faithful_area_day_hikes.php
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Mystic Falls Trail

The Mystic Falls Trail is a 2.4-mile loop that goes through a pine forest, along a creek and ends at a 70-foot cascade-style waterfall called Mystic Falls.

Address: Trail starts at Bisquit Basin in the Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/lakes_rivers_falls/mystic_falls.php
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Mammoth Hot Springs

Mammoth Hot Springs is a large complex of hot springs on a hill of travertine adjacent to Fort Yellowstone. It was created over thousands of years as hot water from the spring cooled and deposited calcium carbonate.

Address: Off N Entrance Rd, near the Montana/Wyoming border, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/mammoth_hot_springs/
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Old Faithful

Old Faithful is a cone geyser located in the Old Faithful Historic District. Eruptions can shoot 3,700 to 8,400 US gallons (14,000 to 32,000 liters) of boiling water to a height of 106 to 185 feet (32 to 56 meters) lasting from 1.5 to 5 minutes.

Address: The southwest part of Grand Loop Rd, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/old_faithful/
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Upper Geyser Trail

The Upper Geyser Basin is home to Old Faithful and four other large, predictable geysers. The Upper Geyser trail is a good vantage point from which to watch Old Faithful when the area around it gets too crowded.

Address: The southwest part of Grand Loop Rd, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/old_faithful/
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Back Country Snowmobile Adventures

Back Country Snowmobile Adventures is a licensed snowmobile company that offers three snowmobile tours to Old Faithful and one trip to the Canyon every day.

Address: 224 S Electric St, West Yellowstone, Montana 59758

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Phone: 800-924-7669
URL: http://backcountry-adventures.com
Hours: Park tours depart starting at 9 am More Info
Price: $191/person More Info

Grizzly Outfitters Ski & Backcountry Sports

Grizzly Outfitters rents out snowshoes and cross-country skis, which are silent and therefore much better for seeing wildlife.

Address: 11 Lone Peak Dr, Big Sky, Montana 59716

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Phone: 406-995-2939
URL: http://www.grizzlyoutfitters.com/
Hours: Winter hours: Mon-Sun 8 am - 8 pm More Info
Price: Check prices More Info

Jack Dennis Fishing Trips

Jack Dennis Fishing Trips offers guided fishing trips in the lakes and rivers in and around Yellowstone Park, which is renowned for fishing.

Address: 70 S King St, Jackson, Wyoming 83001

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Phone: 307-690-0910
URL: http://www.jackdennisfishingtrips.com/Fly%20Fishing%20Guide%20Services/Guided%20Fly%20Fishing%20Trip
Hours: Trips scheduled based on reservation. More Info
Price: Check prices More Info

Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters horseback trips

Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters offers half-day, full-day and overnight horseback trips into Yellowstone park.

Address: PO Box 745, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 406-223-3300
URL: http://www.yellowstone.ws/
Hours: Pack Trips: Jul 1 - Oct 2; Full Day Rides: May 20 - Oct 2; Half Day Rides: May 20 - Oct 2 More Info
Price: Prices vary based on length and location of tour. Check prices. More Info

Specimen Ridge

Specimen Ridge, elevation 8,574 feet (2,613 meters), is an approximately 8.5-mile (13.7 km) ridge along the south rim of the Lamar Valley. The ridge is known for its abundance of amethyst, opal and petrified wood.

Address: Off N Entrance Rd, on the south rim of Lamar Valley, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/trails/tower-roosevelt_area_day_hikes.php
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Xanterra Parks & Resorts Stagecoach Adventures

Xanterra Parks & Resorts' Stagecoach Adventures offer a reminder of what it was once like to travel through Yellowstone -- and an opportunity to spot bison and elk along the way.

Address: PO Box 165, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 866-439-7375
URL: http://www.yellowstonenationalparklodges.com/Stagecoach-Adventures-7200.html
Hours: Check schedule More Info
Price: Adults (12+): $12; Children (3-11): $6; Children under 3: Free More Info

Yellowstone Association

The Yellowstone Association is a nonprofit organization that offers a four-day Yellowstone for Families at Mammoth program (called the ''Best Summer Family Camp'' by Good Morning America and Family Fun magazine) geared to families with kids 8 and over, including tracking and photographing animals, painting, hiking and meals. They also offer single- and multiple-day programs for families with kids 12 and over.

Address: 308 Park St, Gardiner, Montana 59030

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Phone: 406-848-2400
URL: http://www.yellowstoneassociation.org/
Hours: Jun 6 - Aug 19 More Info
Price: Rates for 4-day program at Mammoth Hot Springs -- Double occupancy: $669; Single Occupancy: $903; Each Child: $405 More Info

Yellowstone Lake Scenicruises

Yellowstone Lake Scenicruises offers a one-hour guided tour of Yellowstone Lake, the largest body of water in the park, departing from Bridge Bay Marina and circling Stevenson Island.

Address: PO Box 745, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 866-439-7375
URL: http://www.yellowstonenationalparklodges.com/yellowstone-lake-scenicruises-1128.html
Hours: Check schedule More Info
Price: Adults (12+): $15; Children (3-11): $9; Children under 3: Free More Info

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

The Grand Canyon of Yellowstone is as deep as 1,200 feet and as wide as 4,000 feet at some points. Two giant waterfalls, the Lower and Upper Falls, cascade into the canyon.

Address: The Northeast part of Grand Loop Rd, right off NE Entrance Rd, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/canyon_village/grand_canyon.php
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Firehole Canyon Drive

Firehole Canyon Drive is a one-way, two-mile detour off the Grand Loop Road, south of Madison Junction. It is a pleasant and scenic drive for sightseeing. There's also a chance to swim in the summer months at Firehole Falls along the way.

Address: Between Madison and Old Faithful Junctions, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 307-344-7381
Hours: Open 24 hours
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Firehole Lake Drive

Firehole Lake Drive is a five-mile, one-way road. Visitors drive it as a means to see many prominent geysers, including the Great Fountain Geyser.

Address: Between Madison and Old Faithful Junctions, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://visitmt.com/categories/moreinfo.asp?IDRRecordID=9625&siteid=1
Hours: May-Sept More Info
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Trout Lake

In addition to attracting hikers, Trout Lake is a popular backcountry lake for anglers thanks to its large (14-20'') cutthroat trout and very large (20-30'') rainbow trout and rainbow/cutthroat hybrids.

Address: 1.5 miles south of Pebble Creek Campground on NE Entrance Rd, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.yellowstoneparknet.com/blogs/?pubcontentid=4837&reporttype=full
Hours: Lake opens for fishing in mid-June
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

Beartooth Scenic Byway

The Beartooth Highway is the section of U.S. Highway 212 between Red Lodge and Cooke City, Montana. The Beartooth Highway has been called ''the most beautiful drive in America'' by the late CBS correspondent Charles Kuralt.

Address: NE entrance to the park on Hwy 212, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming 82190

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Phone: 307-344-7381
URL: http://www.wyomingtourism.org/overview/Beartooth-Scenic-Byway/35859
Hours: May-Sept
Price: $25/vehicle; $12/individual entering by foot, bicycle or motorcycle More Info

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