Greetings from Yellowstone National Park

My Mother always told me how wonderful her trip to Yellowstone was when she was just a young girl and the concept of automobiles was just a “new” thing. Now I am going to plan a trip there 73 years later for the first time!

Sincerely,
Linda

Yellowstone National Park

America's first national park is named after the river that runs through it. Within the park's massive boundaries, visitors can find mountains, rivers, lakes, waterfalls and some of the most concentrated geothermal activity in the world. The park has 60% of the world’s geysers, as well as hot springs and mud pots. It is also home to diverse wildlife with the largest concentration of mammals in the Lower 48 states, including grizzly bears, wolves, bison and elk.

State(s): Idaho Montana, Wyoming,

Established: 1872

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