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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  • Moose Falls is not the largest waterfall you will see in Yellowstone. It's not the longest. It's not the fastest. However, Moose Falls is also generally not crowded. It's just steps from the pullout o...  more »
  • This is one of the first stops in Yellowstone on the way up from the Grand Tetons. It's an easy walk from the parking lot to the falls. Not a lot of time is needed but worth the stop. Bring a tripod a...  more »
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