Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park is only a short drive away from Eagle Peak Lodge. The famous Old Faithful as well as the majority of the world’s geysers are preserved in this park and are the main reason why the park was established in 1872. Yellowstone is America’s first national park and has set the precedent for National Parks across the planet. A home to a diverse range of wildlife from grizzly bears and wolves to herds of bison and elk, the park is one of the few remaining, nearly intact, natural ecosystems. There’s a wide variety of activities available, which include:

  • Bicycling & Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Basin Exploration
  • Camping & Backpacking
  • Photography & Wildlife Viewing
How to Get There
Park Information

Hours & Seasons

Yellowstone National Park is open 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. However, some roads are closed to wheeled vehicles from November to May or June. Please call the park to check availability.

Fees, Reservations, & Permits

The entrance fee is $25 for a private, noncommercial vehicle; $20 for each snowmobile or motorcycle; or $12 for each visitor 16 and older entering by foot, bike, ski, etc. Additional charges may apply for camping and overnight trips

History & Culture

The history of the Yellowstone region goes back pver 11,000 years. The history of the Yellowstone lands is sure to intrigue and inspire even the most traveled visitor. Book a tour to get the full experience.

Plants & Animals

Yellowstone is home to a large variety of plants and animals, some seen almost nowhere else on earth. The park is known to house over 1,300 species of plants and over 200 animals species.

Abundant Wildlife

Beautiful Scenery

Photo credit: http://www.nps.gov