Old Faithful Basin & Nearby Areas of Yellowstone National Park Photos

The Old Faithful Geyser is the signature attraction of Yellowstone National Park, but it is also surrounded by many other unique geysers, mud pots, boiling pools, trails, the Firehole River. Nearby are a series of other trails leading to paint pots, geysers & boiling pools like the Grand Prismatic Spring.

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Crowds watching Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful erupts at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful spouts at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Geyser Hill in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Crowds watching Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful erupts at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful spouts at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Geyser Hill in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Firehole River through Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Visitors watch steaming deposit in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Colored ridge in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Hot water explodes in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Firehole River through Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Visitors watch steaming deposit in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Colored ridge in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Hot water explodes in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Sulfur deposits in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Sulfur deposits in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Water boils in pool in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Mini crater mound in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Sulfur deposits in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Sulfur deposits in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Water boils in pool in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Mini crater mound in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Pools in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Mineralized pool in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Grand Geyser in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Castle geyser near Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Pools in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Mineralized pool in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Grand Geyser in Old Faithful area of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Castle geyser near Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Castle geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Castle geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Inn over geyser fields at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Inn in Yellowstone National Park is the world's largest log hotel. WY.
Castle geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Castle geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Inn over geyser fields at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Inn (1904) in Yellowstone National Park is the world's largest log hotel. WY. Architect: Robert C. Reamer. On National Register.
Window details of Old Faithful Inn at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Lodge office & cafeteria log building at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Lodge fireplace at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Lodge hanging lamp with bears & train at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Window details of Old Faithful Inn at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Lodge office & cafeteria log building at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Lodge fireplace at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Old Faithful Lodge hanging lamp with bears & train at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Waterfall from Excelsior Geyser flows into Firehole River at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Waterfall from Excelsior Geyser flows into Firehole River at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Colored deposits along Excelsior Geyser outflow stream at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Excelsior Geyser Crater at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Waterfall from Excelsior Geyser flows into Firehole River at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Waterfall from Excelsior Geyser flows into Firehole River at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Colored deposits along Excelsior Geyser outflow stream at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Excelsior Geyser Crater at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Colored deposits of Excelsior Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Terraced minerals of Excelsior Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Visitors on raised walkway above Excelsior Geyser of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Grand Prismatic Spring beside Excelsior Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Colored deposits of Excelsior Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Terraced minerals of Excelsior Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Visitors on raised walkway above Excelsior Geyser of Yellowstone National Park. WY.Grand Prismatic Spring beside Excelsior Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Colors of Grand Prismatic Spring caused by microorganisms in 70 degree C water at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Great Fountain Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Detail of Great Fountain Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Small deposit cone on Firehole Lake Drive at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Colors of Grand Prismatic Spring caused by microorganisms in 70 degree C water at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Great Fountain Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Detail of Great Fountain Geyser at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Small deposit cone on Firehole Lake Drive at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Mud erupts at Fountain Paint Pots at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Fountain Paint Pots detail at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Geyser steam under cumulus clouds at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Geyser spouts along Fountain Paint Pots trail at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Mud erupts at Fountain Paint Pots at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Fountain Paint Pots detail at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Geyser steam under cumulus clouds at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Geyser spouts along Fountain Paint Pots trail at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Geyser color detail on Fountain Paint Pots trail at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Twisted tree stump at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Pine tees at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Deep-blue pool steams at Yellowstone National Park. WY.
Geyser color detail on Fountain Paint Pots trail at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Twisted tree stump at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Pine tees at Yellowstone National Park. WY.Deep-blue pool steams at Yellowstone National Park. WY.

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