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COVID-19 STATUS: KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

PARK PHASED REOPENING

Face Masks or Coverings Required in Certain Areas Social Distancing Required Visitors Centers, Stores and/or Other Facilities Closed
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COVID-19 STATUS: KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

PARK PHASED REOPENING

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So what does "Park Phased Reopening" mean?

According to the U.S. National Park Service, Yellowstone National Park is currently working on reopening. This can mean that certain areas are closed. It can include trails, campgrounds, facilities, visitor centers, etc. Visit the source link below for more detailed information regarding this park's status.

What we know:

The below source link has more information about the status of the park. The National Park Service requires everyone at this park, regardless of vaccination status, to continue to wear masks indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces, such as narrow/busy trails, overlooks, visitor center patios, & other congested areas.

Face Masks or Coverings Required in Certain Areas

Yellowstone National Park is currently requiring masks or face coverings in certain or all areas. Depending on your vaccination status, if you are not fully vaccinated (meaning two weeks after your final vaccination), and according to CDC guidelines, which currently depends on the COVID-19 transmissibility rate in the community in and around the park. Most parks requiring masks indoors have put an alert out (found below in the Alerts section). Please refer to the U.S. National Park Service, the states of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and the local community for more detailed information.

Social Distancing Required

Yellowstone National Park is currently requiring everyone to social distance, 6 feet or more, from others. This usually means outside of your immediate group. Some parks may also have size restrictions on gatherings to help assist in social distancing. Please refer to the U.S. National Park Service, the states of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and the local community for more detailed information.

Visitors Centers, Stores and/or Other Facilities Closed

Yellowstone National Park currently has visitors centers, stores, or other facilities closed due to Covid-19. It is highly suggested that you bring all the supplies you may need in case a store is closed or shopping is limited due to local communities or the park. Please refer to the U.S. National Park Service, the states of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and the local community for more detailed information.

Last Updated: August 30, 2021
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Park Alerts (4)

***Discover Our Parks, LLC takes no responsability in the accuracy of these alerts, which are taken directly from NPS.gov, and we provide them for informational purposes only. Please refer to NPS.gov for more information.

Yellowstone National Park Maps & Documents

These maps are for general use only. Please read nps.gov's Data Sources and Accuracy statement for more information.

Detail Maps - From park brochure
Detail Maps
From park brochure
2018 Viewable Map File
179.90 KB
2018 screen viewable file
1.12 MB
2018 print production file
1.83 MB
*downloads in a Zip file.

Ecological Map - From Yellowstone handbook, page 93
Ecological Map
From Yellowstone handbook, page 93
JPG Viewable Map File
393.98 KB
May 2009 screen-viewable file
145.97 KB
May 2009 Adobe Illustrator print production file
1.06 MB
*downloads in a Zip file.

Park Map - From park brochure
Park Map
From park brochure
JPG Viewable Map File
1.17 MB
2021 screen-viewable file
19.76 MB
2021 print production files with shaded relief
203.68 MB
*downloads in a Zip file.

Park Map - From Yellowstone handbook, pages 122, 123
Park Map
From Yellowstone handbook, pages 122, 123
JPG Viewable Map File
3.23 MB
May 2009 screen-viewable file
979.99 KB
May 2009 Adobe Illustrator print production file
3.95 MB
*downloads in a Zip file.
October 1998 full resolution shaded relief file
1.15 MB
*downloads in a Zip file.