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Upper Geyser Basin

Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-7381
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The geysers are quite beautiful. The Morning Glory has spectacular coloring. The gyers are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
First Walk Around Upper Geyser Basin

After several visits to Old Faithful, we decided to walk around the Upper Geyser Basin. There are... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Greg P
Prescott Valley, Arizona
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Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The geysers are quite beautiful. The Morning Glory has spectacular coloring. The gyers are plentiful.

Thank MinnesotaRandy
Reviewed 3 days ago

After several visits to Old Faithful, we decided to walk around the Upper Geyser Basin. There are more spectacular pools but we enjoyed the walk on a nice summer day. you may want to bring water on a hot day, especially if you want to...More

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the upper geyser area on 8/30 and 8/31/17. It is a decent sized area to explore. We'd suggest seeing Old Faithful and then following the boardwalk through geyser hill 9Lots of pools and geysers)and the Castle Geyser loop (be sure and check out...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 4 days ago

After seeing the old faithful, head to this area if you have time. There are so many smaller geysers here. Some erupts, some don't. Some with beautiful colours, some are just cool formations. Definitely worth seeing. Note: put on sun screen or wear a hat....More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Before I visited the US, Yellowstone's geysers and pools were on the 1st place of my US bucket list. It is indeed a beautiful piece of nature, however, I think it is a bit overrated. There are a lot of tourists (at least when I...More

Thank Elise S
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the most unique spots in the world. Do not stop at Old Faithful. So much beauty extending for a couple miles.

Thank joedvet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Start at Old Faithful which erupts more frequently than any of the other big geysers -- usually every 90 minutes or so. Then get ready to walk, as the trail is advertised as 3 miles long. We were happy on the first part of the...More

2  Thank Nprus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know these aren't paint pots, but I call them paint pots due to the coloring of the liquid. This is a must see at Yellowstone! They change from year to year! These are different than the ones we saw ten years ago!

Thank CoCo Doug K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We started right at the Old Faithful center in the morning, hiked this, then came back for lunch in the big dining room. You could hike the road back for a faster trip (we did because it started raining). You could spend the whole day...More

1  Thank truckinchick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'll be honest- I wasn't sure if I would be able to do the 3 miles of the full boardwalk loop. I'm overweight and I've got a bad knee and foot problems. But I really, really wanted to see the Morning Glory Hole. My step...More

Thank webjanet
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9 March 2017|
Response from Hattie748 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Daniel: This is kind of a loaded question. That is if you are to go directly from Old Faithful up to the Morning Pool (near the end of the upper geyser basin) it is 1.5 miles. Depending on how often you stop, how fast... More
Shreya R
23 January 2017|
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Response from AH88888 | Reviewed this property |
Early June or Early Fall.
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Response from 683jeans | Reviewed this property |
West Yellowstone is the closest to the main attraction