Attractions within Yellowstone National park
Here you'll find information about some of the great attractions of Yellowstone.
Yellowstone National Park is home to a wide variety of natural wonders and unique attractions. Some of the most popular and notable attractions in the park include:
This famous geyser is one of the most predictable geysers in the park, and it erupts every 35 to 120 minutes, reaching heights of up to 184 feet (56 m). It's a must-see attraction and a great way to witness the power of geothermal activity.
Grand Prismatic Spring
This is the largest hot spring in the United States and the third largest in the world. It's known for its vibrant colors caused by the different types of thermophilic bacteria living in the water. Its vibrant colors of blue, yellow and orange is particularly striking.
The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
This spectacular canyon is over 20 miles (32 km) long and up to 1,200 feet (366 m) deep. It's known for its colorful rock formations, towering waterfalls and the scenic Upper and Lower Falls.
Mammoth Hot Springs
This area is home to a complex of hot springs and terraces formed by mineral deposits. It's an otherworldly landscape with a variety of terraces and hot pools, some are bright white and others are orange, yellow and rust-colored.
The largest high-altitude lake in North America, this vast expanse of water is surrounded by spectacular mountain views and is home to a variety of fish, including cutthroat trout and lake trout.
The Yellowstone River is one of the longest undammed rivers in the continental United States, and it offers a variety of recreational opportunities, such as fishing and river rafting.
These are just a few of the many attractions that Yellowstone has to offer. Other popular activities include wildlife viewing, hiking, camping, and backcountry exploration.
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