Welcome to Geyser Bob's new and improved Greater Yellowstone historical service,
providing a bounty of historical information and archival photographs of Yellowstone National Park,
Wyoming and the surrounding gateway communities in Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho.
The most complete source of information on the historic hotels and camps in Yellowstone on the internet!
NEW for 2014!!
March 10 - I have published the first segment on the Smaller Camping Companies in Yellowstone. The page is still under construction and additions to the page will come around as time permits. Currently the Lycan Camping Company, Marshall Bros. Camps, Blankenship & Co., and A.W. Chadbourne are available.
March 8 - A new page on the Hefferlin Brothers Old Faithful Camping Co. 1910-1916, with headquarters in Livingston, MT.
March 6 - Not a new page, but a new link from my Home Page for Yellowstone Advertising Trade Cards from my old Geocities website (accessible from Archive.org). Great engravings of early Yellowstone scenic views!
March 6 - A new page for the Robert C. Bryant Camping Co. from 1903-1912 that operated from Riverside/Yellowstone (West Yellowstone.)
March 4 - A new page for the Frost & Richard Camping Co. that operated out of Cody WY and the Wapiti Valley, traveling over Sylvan Pass into Yellowstone.
March 1 - A new page created for the Yellowstone Park camps & lodge companies 1917 to 1936.
Please check out my new page on the Wylie Camping Company operations at Zion and Grand Canyon National Parks that began in 1917 by W.W. Wylie and his family.
Also, a new page on the David A. Curry Camping operation in Yellowstone from 1892-1898. After leaving Yellowstone he and his wife established the famous Camp Curry in Yosemite National Park.
I have completed a new Wylie Camping Co. in Yellowstone page - Check it out!
Please Note: There are several web servers out there that have mirrored my former Geocities site. These include: geocities.ws; oocities.com; and rocities.com. There may be others. These have been presented without my permission or authorization. I have no dealings with these servers and have no control over their current formatting or the content of my former site. Efforts are underway to attempt to close down these sites.
Thanks to those of you who took the time to contact me and offer your support for bringing Geyser Bob back from cyberspace limbo. Your support was instrumental in my decision process.
Please feel free to contact me regarding any problems you may encounter, to offer advice on site organization or content, or just to chat about Yellowstone history. I'd be happy to hear from you, Contact me through email (below).
Enjoy & Happy Trails,
Please Note: A historically significant new Yellowstone book was released (April 2012) by Elizabeth A. Watry, "Women in Wonderland"
Check out this first tome on important women in Yellowstone's past. The book recently (Sept 2013) won the 2013 Willa Literary Award of Women Writing the West in the category of SCHOLARLY NONFICTION. Congratulations!
Please check out the "Robert V. Goss Writings" page to see a compendium of my books and articles. There are several links to on-line sites where some articles may be read in their entirety.