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Yellowstone's later seasons were filmed in Montana. Paramount hide caption

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Hollywood strikes' economic impacts are hitting far beyond LA

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Between 20,000 to 30,000 people visit Yellowstone National Park each month in the winter, many to snowmobile the park's groomed roads and trails. To keep the park open during the shutdown, local hotels have teamed up with concessionaires to pay park employees to plow and groom roads, as well as to clean bathrooms. Eric Whitney/Montana Public Radio hide caption

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Private Companies Are Paying To Keep Roads Groomed, Bathrooms Cleaned In Yellowstone

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The alpha female of the Canyon Pack at Yellowstone National Park sustained a gunshot wound and was euthanized last month near Gardiner, Mont. Neal Herbert/Yellowstone National Park hide caption

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Every spring Yellowstone opens about 50 miles of its main thoroughfares to bikes only. Jacob W. Frank/National Park Service hide caption

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Before Cars Come In, Bikes Accompany Bison In Yellowstone

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Almost like clockwork, every 60 to 110 minutes, Old Faithful shoots out a jet of steam and hot water up to 184 feet high. In summer the nearby parking lot fills and empties at about the same pace. Yellowstone Superintendent Dan Wenk says, "One of the great fears of every superintendent of Yellowstone is that Old Faithful will stop erupting when they're superintendent." Michael Nichols/National Geographic hide caption

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Is Yellowstone National Park In Danger Of Being 'Loved To Death'?

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A bison herd with calves travels through Lamar Valley, Yellowstone National Park. The park has proposed a cull of 1,000 bison, primarily cows and calves, this winter. Neal Herbert/National Park Service/Flickr hide caption

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