Welcome to Greater Yellowstone

Think about a region so awe-inspiring that after having seen it in 1871, the members of the Hayden Expedition sat around a campfire near the Madison River and conceived of an entity both audacious and visionary: a "National Park." — C.J. Box, novelist, Wyoming

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95th Annual Cody Stampede

Stampede Parade

Photo © Park County Travel Council

Cody's major event of the year with rodeos, parades, fireworks and entertainment. Stampede Rodeo (part of Wrangler Pro Rodeo Tour) July 1-3 7:00pm, July 4 4:00pm Kiddie Parade July 2 10:00am Stampede Parades July 3 & 4 9:30am Cody Skylighters Fireworks Show July 4...
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view of the McCullough Peaks badlands with the Absaroka-Beartooth Front in the background

Photo © Hilary Eisen

McCullough Peaks

Wild horses and other wildlife populate this unique corner of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. The pastel-colored badlands and expansive views make this area well worth the visit.

The McCullough Peaks are a treasure trove of prehistoric fossils dating from the Eocene Epoch, 30-60 million...
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Photo © Chris Knox

Chesterfield Townsite

Lovingly resurrected by modern Latter-day Saints, this Mormon settlement flourished astride the Oregon Trail from 1880 to 1920. The spare, elegant architecture includes the Meeting House, the Tithing Office, and the Honeymoon House, which newlyweds were allowed to use rent-free until the birth...
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