Filming the Modern Western: On Location With Yellowstone

Written by kk

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hief Joseph Ranch - The crown jewel filming location, this real working ranch in Darby, Montana serves as the backdrop for the Dutton family home.

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Bitterroot Valley - Sweeping vistas of this picturesque valley west of Missoula, Montana often appear on the show.

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Missoula - Various spots around this Montana city provide urban settings. The train station doubles as the airport.

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Utah - Areas around Park City and Kamas filled in for Montana with mountains and ranches for some scenes.

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Helena - The capital city has served as the setting for government and business dealings.

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Chico Hot Springs - The historic Montana resort and hot springs makes cameos.

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Milltown Dam - A dramatic season 4 scene involving protesters was shot at this superfund site.

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Oxbow Ranch - This massive Oregon cattle ranch subbed for Montana in some wide-open range scenes.