Tag Archives: backcountry

Report From the Field: Beach Fire Grows Slightly

The Yellowstone Beach Fire continues to expand, but thanks to fire-fighting techniques and a favorable day of weather its growth has slowed dramatically, kicking off less smoke and moving at a more deliberate pace.

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Body of Missing Oklahoma Man Found in Yellowstone Backcountry

Peter Kastner

Peter KastnerThe remains of Peter Louis Kastner, the Oklahoma man missing in Yellowstone National Park since May, was discovered off trail by researchers. A subsequent autopsy showed that Kastner died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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