Moose Falls, Yellowstone National Park

Moose Falls is a plunge type waterfall on Crawfish Creek in Yellowstone National Park. The waterfall was named in 1885 by members of the Arnold Hague Geologic Survey for the plentiful moose found in the southern sections of the park. The falls are just 75yd west of south entrance road via an easy trail that begins 1.2mi north of the south entrance station.
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  • This was our first stop in Yellowstone and it was a great one! It’s about a mile north of the south entrance on the right hand side (there’s a pullout) just after you cross a bridge. There’s an easy l...  more »
  • Moose Falls is a 30 ft/9 m waterfall located on the South Entrance Road. There is a small pullout parking area and an easy short trail to the falls. My husband and I stopped here for a quick photo bef...  more »
  • A nice small waterfall with ample water flow. Located near South Entrance, a few hundred foot hike from small parking lot located on side on road. Not very well marked, will need to be looking for abo...  more »
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