Sunday, October 17, 2010

ShareTweet The Monarch Geyser Crater is located in the Norris Geyser Basin along the Back Basin Boardwalk at Yellowstone National Park.  Monarch used to be a thunderous geyser back in the 1880’s that discharged thousands of gallons of water.  The geyser remained active until the early 1900’s.  In the 1990’s smaller eruptions once again began […]

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ShareTweet Yellow Funnel Spring is located along the Back Basin boardwalk trail in the Norris Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park.  Yellow Funnel spring is not like the hot spring pools more frequently seen in various places in Yellowstone.  It has a small vent that shoots water up a foot or two at times.  the […]

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ShareTweet Blue Mud Steam Vent in the Back Basin of the Norris Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park at times act like a fumarole (which is a hot steam vent) and other times it bubbles and overflows with mud.  Even when Blue Mud Steam Vent is bubbling away with clear to muddy water it never […]

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ShareTweet Green Dragon spring is a unique feature in the Norris Geyser Basin along the Back Basin Boardwalk at Yellowstone National Park.  It is most like the Dragon’s Mouth Spring in the Mud Volcano section of Yellowstone National Park.  green Dragon Spring is a bubbling hot spring that gushes water out into a pool in […]

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