YellowStone Nation Park

Come to Yellowstone here are some reasons why.

Our History

Yellowstone National Park has a lot of history. People have spent time in the Yellowstone region for more than 11,000 years.Many tribes and bands used the park as their home, hunting grounds, and transportation routes before European American arrival.

Native American History

Indians lived here before and during the European arrival. They used Yellow Stone for their land and hunting grounds and were they got all their resources.

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Fun Facts

1.There are more people hurt by bison than by bears each year in Yellowstone. Park regulations state that visitors must stay at least 25 yards away from bison or elk and 100 yards away from bears.2.You cannot fish from Fishing Bridge. Until 1973 this was a very popular fishing location since the bridge crossed the Yellowstone River above a cutthroat trout spawning area. It is now a popular place to observe fish.3.Some groups of Shoshone Indians, who adapted to a mountain existence, chose not to acquire the horse. These included the Sheep Eaters, or Tukudika, who used dogs to transport food, hides, and other provisions. The Sheep Eaters lived in many locations in Yellowstone. Info from www.nps.gov

Activates.

There are things to do for all ages. 4 and up learn how Yellowstone plan to persevere the future.Young people ages 15-18 can participate in a month-long residential program.Students in grades 4-8 can participate in a 4-5 day curriculum-based residential program.