We're pleased to celebrate the 145th birthday of Yellowstone National Park, America's first national park.
Chris Umpierre spots an injured bison staying strong for its calf, and a host of wildlife that fills him with wonder. Peter W. Fong recalls a summer as a curator at the Madison Museum and a host of fascinating visitors. Read both, and revisit Wendy Johnson's "Two Days in Yellowstone." While on a cross country, she pauses for a quick tour. To read each piece, click on the author's name above.
Banner image: The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Thomas Moran, Smithsonian American Art Museum.