We LOVE Yellowstone. We visit every other year, and have been over 10 times to this amazing National Park. This page is a resource for all of our information on Yellowstone. We hope you find your answers here, but if you need more help, feel free to email us at info@utahsadventurefamily.com.

Locations along the Grand Loop

This basic map from Capturetheatlas.com

There are 8 major locations along the Yellowstone Grand Loop. Use our guides for each section to find the best activities in each area of the park.

Madison is located closest to the West Entrance.

Mammoth is located at the northwest corner and is open year round.

Tower-Roosevelt are in the northeast corner of the park and where we see the most bears.

Canyon is a central spot in Yellowstone and is home to the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone.

Norris is a smaller area, but home to many geological features.

One of the most popular parts of the park because of the Old Faithful geyser.

This area of the park is based around Yellowstone Lake.

This is the most southern area of the park closest to Grand Teton National Park.


We love hiking in Yellowstone and we have found many family-friendly trails in this National Park. Use our Yellowstone Kid Hikes Post to help you find the right trails for your family.


Yellowstone is full of waterfalls. Some can be seen from the roadside and some require a little hiking, but all are beautiful. Make sure to visit a few Yellowstone Waterfalls when you are in the park.


We get many questions about what to do and see in Yellowstone. After visiting so many times, we still find tons of fun adventures. But we want to help you have the best first visit ever. Use the following posts to help plan your trip to Yellowstone.


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