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Fall Is A Great Time To See Yellowstone National Park

It’s nice to get out on a fall weekend and visit my local park—Yellowstone.

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Last Week to Visit Yellowstone — If You Dare

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Yellowstone National ParkWe're down to the final week of the main season in Yellowstone National Park, with most roads slated to close next Monday morning at 8 a.m.

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Antelope Fire Burns Down; Will Be Monitored, Not Fought

Antelope Fire

Antelope Fire

The Yellowstone National Park Antelope Fire is now 50 percent contained and will be allowed to burn itself out naturally, as firefighters recede to a monitoring role and the Grand Loop Road reopens between Tower Fall and Chittenden Road.

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Antelope Fire at 2,800 Acres; Growth is to South

Antelope Fire

Antelope Fire

The Antelope Fire is now estimated to be at 2,800 acres, but growth has stopped on the north edge -- near Tower Fall -- but smoke and traffic from fire-fighting equipment is causing officials to keep the road between Tower Fall and Chittenden Road (providing access to Mount Washburn) closed until further notice.

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Oops, Wrong Turn: Tower Road Remains Closed

Antelope Fire

Antelope FireFirefighters were optimistic they could open the Grand Loop Road today between Tower Fall and Chittenden Road, but smoke and weather conditions will continue its closure, at least through tomorrow.

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Antelope Fire Slows; Grand Loop Road to Reopen; Fight Moves to South

Antelope Fire

Antelope FireThe Yellowstone National Park Antelope Fire has been contained to the point near Tower Fall that the road between there and Chittenden Road will reopen tomorrow (Wednesday) at 8 a.m., closing at 10 p.m. because of concerns about smoke.

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Things Back to Normal Before Yellowstone Season Ends

Yellowstone thermal basin

Yellowstone thermal basin

With the Arnica Fire a memory and the Grand Loop Road reopened to daily traffic, a normal end of the season looms for October in Yellowstone National Park.

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