Yellowstone National Park - Geyser Hill Loop Trail - Member Hike

Hike Name: Yellowstone National Park - Geyser Hill Loop Trail
Country: United States
State: Wyoming
Nearby Town: Jackson
Rating: 4 stars
Directions: Old Faithful is located 16 miles south of Madison Junction, and 30 miles from the West Yellowstone Entrance.
Total Hike Distance: 1.30 miles
Hike Difficulty: Easy
Permit Required: No
Hike Type: Roundtrip, Loop Hike
Hike Starts/Ends: Old Faithful Visitor Center
Trails Used: Geyser Hill Loop Trail
Backcountry Campsites: No
Backcountry Water Sources: None
Management: National Park Service
Contact Information: Yellowstone National Park
National Park Service
P.O. Box 168
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190-0168
Best Season: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
Users: Hikers
Road Conditions: Primary Paved Roads, Secondary Paved Roads
Hike Summary: This short loop trail gives hikers a chance of seeing a variety of geysers, from the ever-entertaining Anemone with its short intervals of 5-10 minutes to the impressive Beehive with its unpredictable eruptions reaching 100-150 feet. Numerous other combination loops or one-way walks can be chosen in the Upper Geyser Basin. Features such as Castle, Grand, Riverside, and Daisy geysers along with Morning Glory Pool are easily accessed using the Old Faithful self-guiding trail map. Details on geyser prediction times may be obtained by stopping by the visitor center.



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