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Yellowstone Employees Celebrate Annual “Winter Olympics”

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As if spending a winter working at Old Faithful isn’t fun enough in its own right, there’s a longstanding tradition of holding an informal “Winter Olympics” among seasonal employees—complete with opening ceremonies, 10 days of contests and events and even a closing ceremony.

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How Santa Gets Around Yellowstone National Park

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Rachel Cudmore loves her job in Yellowstone National Park, but every December she loves it just a little bit more.

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Yellowstone History: Emerald Pool

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Emerald Pool is (pun intended) one of the jewels of Yellowstone National Park.

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Yellowstone History: Moran Point

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Pity poor Moran Point along the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, for it is unjustly forgotten.

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Book Review: The 1959 Yellowstone Earthquake

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The 1959 Yellowstone Earthquake, all 40 seconds of it, was a defining moment in Yellowstone National Park’s history.

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Yellowstone History: Castle Geyser

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Castle Geyser is, of course, one of the most famous features in Yellowstone National Park.

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Ohio Couple Buys Old Yellowstone Tour Bus

Courtesy of Mindy Brayo and Kelly Johnson

When an Ohio couple heard that a Yellowstone tour bus they used to drive was on the auction block, it never occurred to them they might be its owner a few days later.

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Yellowstone History: Queen’s Laundry

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Near Sentinel Meadows, you’ll find a curious remnant of Yellowstone National Park’s early history: The Queen’s Laundry.

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Yellowstone Bison Genes Transferred To Minnesota Herd

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A new collaboration between Colorado State University and the Minnesota Zoo aims to get Yellowstone bison genes circulating in a new herd.

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Yellowstone History: Fan and Mortar Geysers

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Although not as famous as nearby Grotto or Grand Geysers, Fan and Mortar Geysers are an eminent delight to visitors.

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