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Yellowstone Guided Day Tour From Jackson Hole
"Upon leaving your hotel in Jackson Hole you will stop at Big Thumb by Yellowstone Lake.  The magma underneath Yellowstone park heats rain water and melting snow at about 8 miles below the earth surface. The water finds its way back to the surface of the earth in the form of mud volcano fumarole warm and hot springs. Your tour route will lead you to Hayden Valley home to wolves Grizzlies
From $1,100.00
 
Yellowstone Lower Loop Self Guided Driving Tour from Jackson Hole
"Your self-guided tour of Yellowstone's Lower Loop will be emailed to you and you can print it in your hotel or at home or download the app if you use iOS. (For android devices you can download the app for free.) Once your tour is downloaded you can access it offline on your phone or iPad and you will be able to travel around the park without the need for internet connection. The tour is packed with all the information you need before starting your adventure. It guides you precisely and is accessible at any time so you can refer to it as many times as you wish.Your tour route is designed by an expert guide
From $57.00
 
Yellowstone Lower Loop Self-Guided Tour from West Yellowstone
"Your self-guided tour of Yellowstone's Lower Loop will be sent via email so you can print it at your hotel or at home or download the app if you use iOS. (For android devices you can download the app for free.) Once your tour is downloaded you can access it offline on your phone or iPad and you will be able to travel around the park without the need for internet connection. The tour is packed with all the information you need before starting your adventure. It guides you precisely and is accessible at any time so you can refer to it as often as you wish.The route will lead you to the Grand Prismatic Spring Old Faithful
From $57.00

Morning Glory Pool Tips (11)

Morning Glory Pool

This hot springs is unique for its colors and crystal clear waters. The colors are created by bacteria that inhabit the springs. It also is known to occasionally erupt as a geyser usually after...
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Jim_Eliason
May 25, 2016

Any time of day for the Morning Glory Pool

This was the first time and only time, I've been to the Morning Glory pool. Right along the Lake. I could see staying on this side of the park. There are hot springs and the lake. Between lake...
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Toughluck
Jul 10, 2015

Morning Glory Pool

The Morning Glory Pool is only 1.4 miles from the Old Faithful Visitors Center by way of a partial boardwalk partial paved path. Along the way you will pass many of Yellowstone?s notable geysers like...
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GuthrieColin
Apr 04, 2011

hike to the Morning Glory Pool

There are many trails emanating from Old Faithful and while Geyser Hill offers a nice and different perspective of the famous one along with some impressive geysers and pools, do not stop there. If...
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richiecdisc
Dec 12, 2009

Cool Looking Hot Pool

Morning Glory Pool got its name from the color and the resemblance to a blue morning glory flower. In the old days it could be reached by car and was one of the first features visitors would see...
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DEBBBEDB
Dec 02, 2009

dramatic

It's not easy to describe the Pool with words and actually I do not remember its origin. But the picture tells you much more and let you understand how stunning it is and...you can miss it, although...
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PALLINA
Nov 28, 2009

Morning Glory Pool

This was probably the most heartbreaking site in the park for me. Many moons ago, I bought my first national park guide book and saw a picture of the beautiful blue pool. Morning Glory and Grand...
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PinkFloydActuary
Jun 16, 2008

Fading Flower

Oh the story of Morning Glory pool is a sad one. At the end of the upper geyser basin trail, about a mile from Old Faithful, sits this once glorious little pool, that has wilted and turned brown. Once...
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kazander
May 02, 2007

The Most Famous Hot Spring

Morning Glory Pool is located in the Old Faithful area and can be reached by boardwalk. It's very large, beautiful, and a definite must see. At one time the pool was completely blue, but due to...
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annk
Mar 30, 2005

Morning Glory Pool

Apart from the geysers, the Old Faithful area is also famous for another thing: Morning Glory Pool. Morning Glory Pool is one of the most spectacular pools in the park. It used to be deep blue with a...
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JanPeter74
Sep 09, 2004

Morning Glory Pool

This beautiful thermal pool once had a pure blue color. Now it looks pale blue-green. The reason was increased bacterial and algal activities thanks to a drop in pool temperature. This was in turn a...
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dinhyen
Sep 18, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Yellowstone National Park

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Mt. Washburn

We started out in mid-morning. Reached the top and enjoyed a picnic lunch looking over the park. We noticed clouds to the west, so we started down. Halfway back, it started to snow (few flakes), but...
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Grand Canyon

There are several different stops to see the different areas of Grand Canyon. It is worth stopping at the different parts. There are paths to the base of the different areas. They are not extremely...
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Tower Falls

I really wish they would fix the path to the base of the falls. For now it is not worth walking down the path as it is closed before you can get to the base, and you cannot see the falls from any part...
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Yellowstone Lake

under construction Yellowstone Lake is the largest lake at high elevation (i.e., more than 7,000 ft.) in North America. It is a natural lake, situated at 7,733 ft. above sea level. It is roughly 20...
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Mammoth Hot Springs

Mammoth Hot Springs in the north-western area of the Yellowstone park is a complex of geothermal vents and springs, which over time created multi-coloured steps made from calcium carbonate which is...
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