Friday, October 29, 2010

ShareTweet Aurum Geyser is located in the Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park.  At times eruptions can be very regular and predictable while other times they occur at very erratic intervals.  The interval may range from 3-4 hours on up to 4-7 hours depending on the time of year.  When Aurum Geyser does erupt […]

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ShareTweet Pump Geyser is located in the Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park.  It is a cone type geyser that erupts almost all the time.  Pump Geyser eruptions are not very high, generally 2-3 feet at most.  Steam continually rises from the Pump Geyser vent and sometimes thumps.  The area around the the Pump […]

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ShareTweet Sponge Geyser is an inactive geyser that has been around for quite a while as evidenced by the rather large sponge textured cone that sits at the top of it and occasionally overflows with water.  The surface cone is a beige and orange color that also contributes to the “Sponge Geyser” name.  The area […]

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ShareTweet Infant Geyser is a small geyser that rarely if ever erupts but does have some tiny eruptions from time to time.  Most of the time Infant Geyser looks like a pothole with dirty water in it.  The water is sunken down below the edge of the “pothole” or crater in which Infant Geyser lies.  […]

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