Yellowstone National Park reduces fire danger to MODERATE
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: October 3, 2022
  • Yellowstone lowered the parkwide fire danger level from HIGH to MODERATE.
  • Currently, there is one active wildland fire in the park.
  • Stay informed about current fire activity in Yellowstone.
  • Currently, there are no fire restrictions in place or planned in the park.
  • Campfires are only permitted within established fire rings in campgrounds and some backcountry campsites.
  • Campfires must always be attended and cold to the touch before abandoning. Soak, stir, feel, repeat.
  • The Greater Yellowstone area is a fire-adapted ecosystem. Fire plays an important role in maintaining the health of this area’s wildlife habitat and vegetation.