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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
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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

Unstable ground Tips (8)

Stay on the path when visiting thermal areas!

One of the grossest ways to die really has to be being scalded to death. Who in their right mind would want to be boiled like a potato? Yet still some people just have an aversion to rules, so off the...
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kazander
Oct 13, 2005

I FEEL SOMETHING IS HAPPENING BENITH ME ...

This is my advice to you ... before you decide to start hiking to a place that is not makrked as a view point .... talk to a ranger .... and ask him if its safe ...anything could happen there ......
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assmon
Nov 22, 2003

Smoking pothole !

The pothole seems to have opened up in the parking lot at the Mudvolcano area. We saw quite a few new thermal "holes" in areas that looked like they did not have any before. This one had some smoke...
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Florida999
Aug 08, 2006

Watch out for other drivers!

People who come to Yellowstone are often dilusional tourists, which means that most of the time they cannot drive. Something as little as spotting a tree that looks like an elk may cause them to:a)...
i_love_ystone
Mar 23, 2004

Oops.... danger!

Yes, the life of a hobby photographer has many unexpected dangers! Walking in the park on the many boardwalks trying to make a great close-up picture from a geyser is not without risk! So remember...
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sim1
Jan 08, 2003

Watch for Unstable Ground while in Thermal Areas

It is a good idea when in Yellowstone to be cautious while in thermal areas. The soil in these areas can be highly unstable and you can actually break through the soils and get burned. Stay out of...
i_love_ystone
Aug 01, 2004

Stay on the trails

Pay attention the Warning Sign- especially in the West Thumb area. Stay on the trails to prevent being harmed.
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Shihar
Oct 19, 2005

Boiling Hot Water

Yellowstone is the largest thermal area in the world. Warning everywhere not to leave the designated pathway. You can fall through the crust of the earth and die a scalding death.
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bdbrewer
Sep 02, 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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