Geysers

ShareTweet Grand Geyser pictures are some of the most amazing geyser pictures you will take at Yellowstone National Park.  Grand Geyser is the tallest predictable geyser in the world with eruptions that reach up to 200 feet!  Grand Geyser is located in the Old Faithful area of Yellowstone a little less than a mile from […]

{ 0 comments }

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 […]

{ 0 comments }

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 […]

{ 0 comments }

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 […]

{ 0 comments }

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.  […]

{ 0 comments }

ShareTweet Vault Geyser is a geyser located in the Old Faithful Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park.  Eruptions of Vault Geyser are typically no more than 15 feet high and occur at irregular intervals.  Unlike most fountain geysers the pool of Vault Geyser does not need to fill up prior to an eruption.  The area […]

{ 0 comments }

ShareTweet Giant Geyser is one of the larges active geysers in the world when it erupts.  A Giant Geyser eruption may occur every few days or as infrequently as once a year.  If you get to see a Giant Geyser eruption consider yourself very fortunate!  eruptions last up to 60 minutes so if it does […]

{ 0 comments }

ShareTweet Beehive Geyser in the Old Faithful Geyser Basin along the Firehole River.  It is not one of the geysers with regular predicted eruptions but it does erupt on a fairly regular basis.  Beehive is named as such because of the 4-foot cone from which water erupts that looks like a beehive.  Beehive Geyser eruptions […]

{ 0 comments }

ShareTweet The Lion Group of Geysers is made up of four geyser in the Old Faithful Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park.  The geysers that make up the Lion group include Lion, Big Cub, Lioness and Little Cub.  All four geysers are connected underground so their eruptions are dependent on one another.  In recent years […]

{ 0 comments }

ShareTweet The North Goggle Geyser in the Old Faithful Geyser Basin is a cone type geyser that has eruptions that last about a minute and tend to be less than 10 feet high.  On occasion North Goggle Geyser will have a major eruption and shoot water up to 50 feet in the air.  A steam […]

{ 0 comments }