Yellowstone Trip by Montana Office of Tourism

Experience some of the highlights of Yellowstone National Park and Museum of the Rockies as recommended by Montana Office of Tourism.

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Day 1

Lake Yellowstone Hotel and Cabins
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Lake Yellowstone Hotel and Cabins
Accommodation | Hotel or Motel

Lake Yellowstone Hotel was completed in 1891 and restored to its 1920s grandeur in 1990.

The majestic hotel sits on the shore of Yellowstone Lake and is listed on the Register of Historic Places. The serenity of Yellowstone Lake…

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Albright Visitor Center
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Albright Visitor Center
Museum, Theater, Interpretive Center | Visitor or Interpretive Center
The visitor center is closed for renovation until May 2015. Join us for the grand opening on June 12, 2015! A temporary visitor center is located across the street from the Albright Visitor Center. Visit the temporary visitor center to find park information, a bookstore, and exhibits on wildlife.

Situated in the the middle of the Mammoth Historical District, in the northwest corner of Yellowstone National Park near the North Entrance. The buildings of Albright Visitor Center were originally built for officer housing when the U.S. calvary…

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Museum of the Rockies
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Museum of the Rockies
Museum, Theater, Interpretive Center | Museum
Dinosaurs of a feather flock together in the paleontology section, where researchers first deduced that the extinct creatures were ancestors of modern birds. The Museum of the Rockies at Montana State University, houses one of the world's largest…
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Day 2

Madison River
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Madison River
Recreation and Touring | Fishing Area

The Madison in midsummer is popular with drift boats anglers who fly cast into the riffles in the hunt for big trout.

 

 

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Old Faithful Geyser
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Old Faithful Geyser
Natural Area | Geologic Feature
Perhaps the most well-known feature of the park, Old Faithful was the first geyser in Yellowstone National Park to be named during the first official exploration of the region, the Washburn Expedition of 1870. While not the largest geyser in Yellowstone,…
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1 Lake Yellowstone Hotel and Cabins
2 Albright Visitor Center
3 Museum of the Rockies
4 Madison River
5 Old Faithful Geyser

Contact Information

Montana Office of Tourism
(406) 841-2870
1 (800) 847-4868
301 S Park Ave.
Helena, MT 59601 US