YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

About the park

Yellowstone National Park was founded in 1872. In fact this national park was the first national park of America, so this park has a long history. The national park is located in three states: Idaho, Montana and Wyoming. This is a national park where you can stay a few days and we can assure you that you can’t see the whole park in a few days.
Yellowstone National Park has a few special nature features. The park has a lot of geysers, to be precise the park has two third of all the geysers in the world. The park also has mud pots and hot springs. A lot of special nature!

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

There are a lot of things you can do in this national park. You could go fishing. There are a lot of fishing opportunities, but there are some regulations you should know of. For these regulations you can visit the website of Yellowstone National Park.
A lot of people rent a bike to discover the national park by bike. The bike rental is located in the national park. There are some bicycling routes. You need to keep in mind that you need to follow the same rules as automobiles when you rent a bike. There are no special bike roads, so you will cycle next to cars.
There are a lot of different shops in Yellowstone National Park. There are gift shops, general stores, a ski shop, a mini store and outdoor stores. The shops are located in every part of the national park.
There are some possibilities to go backcountry camping and hiking, but a permit is needed. For all the regulations and more information about a permit you can visit the website of Yellowstone National Park.
There are some museums nearby the national park. These museum will give you more information about the history of Yellowstone National Park. This map shows where the museums are located. If you click on the map the image will expand.

 

Campgrounds in Yellowstone National Park

There are some different campgrounds in the national park who allow RVs. If you have a RV that is longer than 30 ft. we recommend to make reservations. For a list of all the campgrounds and the regulations of the campgrounds you can visit the website of Yellowstone National Park.


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