Yellowstone National Park Opening and Closing Dates

It’s time to plan your summer vacation. Here are the official opening and closing dates for Yellowstone lodging, and facilities.

Yellowstone Summer Season 2015

The front porch of Yellowstone's Roosevelt Lodge

The front porch of Yellowstone’s Roosevelt Lodge

Bridge Bay Campground Opens May 22; Closes Sept 7

Canyon Campground Opens May 29; Closes Sept 13

Fishing Bridge RV Park Opens May 8; Closes Sept 20

Grant Village Campground Opens June 21; Closes Sept 20

Lake Yellowstone Hotel and Cabins Opens May 15; Closes Oct 4

Mammoth Campground Open All Year

Mammoth Hotel and Cabins Open May 1; Closes Oct 18

Old Faithful Lodge Opens May 16; Closes Oct 5

Old Faithful Snow Lodge Opens May 1; Closes Oct 18

Tower Fall Campground Opens May 22; Closes Sept 28

For a full list of opening and closing dates, visit www.nps.gov/yell/planyourvisit/ocd_locale.htm

Yellowstone Winter Season 2015/2016

Old Faithful Snow Lodge. Photo by Ed Will, Flickr

Old Faithful Snow Lodge. Photo by Ed Will, Flickr

There are only two lodging options (Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel and Cabins, Old Faithful Snow Lodge and Cabins) and one campground (Mammoth Hot Springs Campground) during winter inside the park.

View more information about Winter Lodging


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