Where is Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming? Location Map, Attractions, Facts

Yellowstone National Park is located in the United States, in the states of Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho. Here is all about places to visit near Yellowstone National Park, tourist attractions, best time to visit, things to do, facilities, facts and locaion map of Yellowstone National Park.

Yellowstone National Park on Map

Where is Yellowstone National Park Located in Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho
About Map: The map showing the location of Yellowstone National Park in the United States.

Where is Yellowstone National Park Located?

Yellowstone National Park is an American national park located in the western United States in northwestern Wyoming and partly in southern Montana and eastern Idaho. It situated in the vast majority in Wyoming, but it also creeps into neighboring Montana and Idaho. The closest towns to Yellowstone are Gardiner, Montana which lies 0.7 mi from Yellowstone's North Entrance.

Towns & Cities Near Yellowstone National Park

CityStateDistance from YellowstoneEntrance
West YellowstoneMontana0.9 miWest Entrance Station
GardinerMontana0.7 miNorth Entrance Station
CodyWyoming50 milesEast side
Red LodgeMontana123 milesNortheast Entrance
Cooke CityMontana4 milesNortheast Entrance Station
JacksonWyoming60 milesSouth Entrance
BozemanMontana90 milesWest Entrance
Idaho FallsIdaho110 milesWest Entrance
BillingsMontana159 MilesNortheast Entrance

Best Things to Do in Yellowstone National Park

The top attractions to visit in Yellowstone National Park are: Old Faithful, Mammoth Hot Springs, Grand Prismatic Spring, Yellowstone Lake, Old Faithful Inn, Upper Falls of the Yellowstone River, Thumb Geyser, Tower Fall, Upper Geyser Basin, Hayden Valley, Norris Geyser Basin, Mount Washburn, Yellowstone Caldera, Fairy Falls Trail Parking Lot, Morning Glory Pool, Gibbon Falls, Lone Star Geyser, Artists Paintpots, Lower Geyser Basin, Artist Point, Fountain Paint Pots, Fishing Bridge, Boiling River Hot Springs, Castle Geyser, Roosevelt Arch, Black Sand Basin, Biscuit Basin, Old Faithful Visitor and Education, Boiling River, Steamboat Geyser, Mystic Falls, Brink of the Lower Falls, Shoshone Lake, Firehole Lake Drive, Bunsen Peak, Firehole Falls, Electric Peak, Great Fountain Geyser, Lewis Falls, Wraith Falls, Kepler Cascades, Grand Prismatic Spring Overlook, Excelsior Geyser Crater, Yellowstone National Park North Entrance, Heart Lake, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Firehole River Swimming Area, Fishing Cone, Inspiration Point, Canyon Visitor Education Center, Upper Falls of the Yellowstone, Dunanda Falls, Brink Of The Upper Falls, Dragons Mouth Spring, Yellowstone River Picnic Area, Fort Yellowstone, Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center, Yellowstone River, Avalanche Peak, Yellowstone Hot Springs, Sleeping Giant Ski Area & Zipline, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway and many more attractions to vist Yellowstone National Park.

Statue Of Liberty Facts and Info

HighlightsInfo
CountryUnited States
StateWyoming, Montana, and Idaho
LocationUnited States Park County, Wyoming
Teton County, Wyoming
Gallatin County, Montana
Park County, Montana
Fremont County, Idaho
Nearest townWest Yellowstone, Montana
Coordinates44°35′47″N 110°32′50″W
Area2,219,791 acres (8,983.18 km2)
Elevation8,104 ft (2,470 m)
EstablishedMarch 1, 1872; 150 years ago
Visitors3,806,306 (in 2020)
Governing bodyU.S. National Park Service
Websitewww.nps.gov/yell/
Best time to Visit Yellowstone National ParkLate April to May as well as September through early October.
The nearest airport to Yellowstone National ParkNorth Entrance- Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport near Bozeman, MO
West Entrance: Yellowstone Airport near West Yellowstone, MO
East Entrance: Yellowstone Regional Airport near Cody, Wyoming
South Entrance: The Jackson Hole Airport
Idaho Falls Regional Airport
Where to StayYellowstone has eight lodges inside the park, plus several campgrounds.
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