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An unexpected surprise and treat

Of so many geysers in the area, Beehive is not noticeable until it erupts. And we're just... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Unexpected Bonus

Stood waiting to watch Old Faithful when rangers told us Beehive was showing signs of activity and... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

you would think that all geysers are the same. well they are not. everyone is very unique. I loved the beehive geyser as it was totally different to the other brightly coloured ones. make sure you stop by this to see another version of a...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went by the Beehive Geyser on our hike, it is not regular like old Faithful.. Our Guide told us that she gets a 10 min warning text when the Geyser is showing signs of going off. 2/3 of the way into the hike her...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Of so many geysers in the area, Beehive is not noticeable until it erupts. And we're just happened to be nearby to observe and witness this amazing, excited, powerful and beautiful event !

Thank lrgusd5spd
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Stood waiting to watch Old Faithful when rangers told us Beehive was showing signs of activity and sure enough woosh.

Thank maureenlogan
Reviewed 5 October 2018

It may be heresy, but there are several geysers in the upper basin (and Steamboat at Norris) that may be as, or more, fantastic than Old Faithful. Of course none are as famous, but there are geysers that go higher, are more voluminous, more colorful,...More

Thank 599tomf
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were very lucky that we timed a trip to this geyser when it was about to go off and what a treat when it did. Carried on for quite some time also.

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This geyser erupts every 12-20 hours, and is very unpredictable, but we lucked out, and it went off about 1/2 hour after we viewed Old Faithful. This was an amazing geyser to watch. It erupted for about 4 minutes. The force was incredible! The water...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 27 September 2018

You can get closer than you can to other geysers. This makes a difference if you are lucky enough to be around when it erupts, which is pretty lucky.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 25 September 2018

it looks like a beehive and was very active. larger geyser than ones around it. you will get great photos here

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We were fortunate enough to be there when the Beehive Geyser erupted. It only erupts once a day so we were very lucky. It is Old Faithful on steroids...what a beautiful sight!

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3 March 2018|
Response from lhamilt77 | Reviewed this property |
Is the Geyser accessible in first week of April - Yes Will I be able to see Geyser eruption that time - Yes, check out the Geyser Times website and it lists the eruption prediction times for all geyers in Yellowstone Is... More