Lonely Planet Writer

Parking lot upgrades close parts of Yellowstone

As part of a $3.2 million National Park Service earmark, Yellowstone National Park will receive parking lot upgrades.

Artist Point car park, Yellowstone National Park which will undergo renovation.
Artist Point car park, Yellowstone National Park which will undergo renovation. Image by daveynin / CC BY 2.0

Nearly 2.6 million square feet of parking lot will be upgraded this year, half of the park’s total paved lot space. The parking lots for Artist Point, Inspiration Point and Midway Geyser will be closed while work crews level, resurface and restripe. Read more: nytimes.com