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Yellowstone Geysers - Mud Volcano Area: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are lots of opportunities to see geysers but some are very crowded so we headed on to the mud volcano area north of Fishing Bridge Junction. We came early and loved the fact that is was not busy. Come Early and you will not...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Petra263PA
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we found out that Uncle Tom's trail is closed by the time we arrive there - we decided to do this - it was rather quiet trail - just fine.. If you go in the last afternoon - it is very hot as it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DORDubai
Reviewed 1 week ago

MUD VOLCANO We headed south down the Grand Loop Road. On our way thru Hayden Valley, we came across a site popularly called Mud Volcano. It is an active geothermal area with a number of muddy hot springs and fumaroles. You can reach there from...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Parthasarathi C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of many great little hydrothermal areas. It is easy to navigate the boardwalk trail, but part of it is steep. Several of the features were active while we were here. The parking lot is small so I recommend visiting early or late...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is hypnotic to watch the mud bubble! An amazing mix of mud , steam and water. Looks like boiling cement

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank spencers1621
Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

There are many geysers in Yellowstone but this one is unique. It has a dragon’s mouth where you can see vapor come out a cave in large quantities. Also a mud volcano to enjoy. Easy on easy off from the Grand loop. Some people can’t...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ghulam I
Reviewed August 21, 2019

Be informed, this actually offered such a short but entertaining surprise but the sulphur in the air is extremely strong and pungent! So if you have low tolerance to a "toulet like smelling air", I don't recommend this..but if you can stomach it, then it...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Catia40s
Reviewed August 5, 2019

The area around here is very warm. The guide explained that the mud pots which look like clay bubble releasing sulfur dioxide. The odor isn't that bad because of breezes.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sheryl T
Reviewed July 29, 2019

Check the park newspaper given as you enter, and find out when a ranger talk is given at this site. Ranger Tina took us on a 1 1/2 hour walk on the loop at this location. She taught us all about the mechanics of not...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 906DonnaE
Reviewed July 26, 2019

Just a different type of volcano/eruption - this time it is muddy. That's about it. It's a decent experience as long as you check your expectations.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from 914debbiek | Reviewed this property |
We were on a bus tour. We arrived around 6:45pm & got to see Old Faithful go off at 2 different times. Had dinner and stayed the night, buffet breakfast was included in our tour -saw Old Faithful in the morning & then had a... More