Yellowstone Park Areas

ShareTweet Pink Cone Geyser is a small geyser along the Firehole Lake Drive at Yellowstone National Park.  Typical eruptions of Pink Cone Geyser reach as high as 30 feet into the air and may last for 90 to 120 minutes.  Pink Cone Geyser erupts about once per day but eruptions are not predicted by the […]

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ShareTweet Young Hopeful Geyser is one of three small geysers along the side of Firehole Lake Drive.  Young Hopeful Geyser erupts almost all the time from two different craters so chances are you will see it erupting as you drive by or walk along the boardwalk in this area.  Eruptions are very small, typically no […]

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ShareTweet Surprise Pool is a small bubbling HOT pool along the Firehole Lake Drive in Yellowstone National Park.  Firehole Lake Drive is about halfway between the Madison and Old Faithful areas of Yellowstone and often missed by visitors to the park.  Surprise Pool is a very hot hot spring and is a greenish blue color.  […]

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ShareTweet Firehole Spring is one of a number of hot springs and pool that you will miss in Yellowstone unless you take the drive along the Firehole Lake Drive about half way between the Madison and Old Faithful areas of Yellowstone National Park.  Firehole Spring erupts or bubbles up most of the time and may […]

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ShareTweet When you drive along the Firehole Lake Drive in Yellowstone National Park it is very easy to drive right to Great Fountain Geyser and not see or take any pictures of Lemon Spring.  Though Great Fountain Geyser and White Dome Geysers are the two highlights of Firehole Lake Drive, Lemon Spring is a MUST […]

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ShareTweet Ojo Caliente is a little off the beaten path in Yellowstone.  It is off by itself along the Fountain Flat Drive along which there isn’t much else except for views of the Firehole River.  Ojo Caliente means “hot eye” in Spanish and Ojo Calient is one of the hottest of the hot springs in […]

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ShareTweet Big Cone Geyser is a big cone that juts out into Yellowstone Lake along the boardwalk in the West Thumb Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park.  It doesn’t currently show signs of much activity but like Blue Star Spring it is filled with a beautiful blue water inside of a chalky white cone.  During […]

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ShareTweet Devils Thumb is one of two examples of cone-type hot springs in the Mammoth Hot Springs section of Yellowstone National Park.  The Liberty Cap is by far the more well known of the two because it stands out on its own away from the rest of the formations and terraces in the Mammoth Hot […]

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ShareTweet Perforated Pool is one of the smaller pools/hot springs in the West Thumb Geyser Basin at Yellowstone National Park.  It is a beautiful light blue color and looks like it has perforated edges.  Like many of the pools and hot springs in the West Thumb Geyser Basin, Perforated Pool has a little stream that […]

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ShareTweet Blue Funnel Spring is one of a number of hot springs in the West Thumb section of Yellowstone National park.  While not as impressive as Morning Glory in the Old Faithful Geyser Basin, Blue Funnel Spring is a beautiful blue hot spring with a bit more of a milky or chalky color than most […]

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