Lower Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park

Lower Geyser Basin hosts a flurry of thermal activity, creating impressive spectacles across Yellowstone's landscape. Spanning over 29 sq km (18 sq mi), the geyser discharges more hot water than any other feature in the park. Watch as hot steam nearing 100 C (212 F) shoots up into the sky, reaching heights of 45.6 m (150 ft). A stark demonstration of nature's power and beauty, the area can be explored on decked trails meandering between active spots. Make Lower Geyser Basin part of your personalized Yellowstone National Park itinerary using our Yellowstone National Park trip planner .
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  • The Lower Geyser Basin is more than just one geyser. We took time to drive the area and visit the Great Fountain Geyser, Fountain Paint Pots, Red Spouter, Excelsior Geyser Crater, Grand Prismatic Spri...  more »
  • Active geysers put on quite a show. Nice walking path and wonderful views. Definetly worth visiting.  more »
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  • Beautiful wonders of nature
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