Wednesday, October 13, 2010

ShareTweet Black Pool is yet another beautiful hot spring pool in the West Thumb Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park.  Though the name Black Pool is no longer accurate because the pool is no longer black or even dark, the name sticks.  Black Pool was cooler up until about 1991.  Cooler hot spring waters make […]

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ShareTweet The Twin Geysers Geyser in the West Thumb Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park is really not a twin geyser but one geyser with two vents or holes where hot water and steam shoot out.  Twin geyser is mostly dormant but did go through a period of eruptions in 1998 and 1999.  When Twin […]

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ShareTweet Ledge Spring is one of a number of hot springs and pools in the West Thumb Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park.  The water level and temperature in Ledge Spring fluctuates depending on the time of year.  It ranges from overflowing, blue and hot to half empty cool and colorful.  Ledge Spring is named […]

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ShareTweet Old Tardy Geyser (not to be confused with Tardy Geyser) is another small geyser in the Old Faithful Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park.  Both Tardy and Old Tardy Geysers are located in the same area near Sawmill Geyser and are about the same size though the craters from which they erupt look different.  […]

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