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Yellowstone Lake

Grand Loop Road, Between Fishing Bridge and Grant Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-7381
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Grand Loop Road, Between Fishing Bridge and Grant Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-7381
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Saw this in May but it was frozen over. Majestic as all of Yellowstone. Don't let the snow scare you and for empty nesters I would strongly advice Yellowstone in May before school is out!!

Thank 361archiew
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Mostly frozen on a sunny mid May Day. Saw mother and 3 black Bear cubs on edge of lake and they then crossed road nearby.

Thank Stuart F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the time to stop and see the geysers at west thumb and look out at the lake. The views were like none other and we had no complaints. We went in mid may right as the road opened to go down to the...More

Thank BetsyC10384
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we were headed to Jackson Hole, we made our way by to see Yellowstone Lake! Was a beautiful Lake! We did have time to fish as we were on a mission to get to Jackson Hole! But, I was by here in the late...More

Thank VaSpeters56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a marvelous opportunity just see the lake Frozen. The surroundings are beautiful snow at this time of year is wonderful. The lake is always marvellous to see.

1  Thank wayne m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the Yellowstone lake as it was full of ice, looked beautiful. Was able to see lots of different views.

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Several roads closed making it hard to get to the main locations which are 20 to 50 miles apart... Tons of dead trees... Everything very over priced including the $30 to get in... I had seen video and heard soooooo much BS about how great...More

Thank Glenn E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a couple of hours driving and stopping along the shores of what is a surprisingly large lake. It was well worth the effort.

Thank Ajit M
Reviewed 4 April 2017

What an incredible sight. There is so much wildlife that rely on this beautiful body of water. Take your time, and enjoy a stop as you pass this lake. This is a real gem.

Thank bittychicken
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The best thing about the lake is the scenery on the other side. Well worth a short stop to have a picknick lunch, take some pictures or just relax. There any many places to stop on the shore and they each have a different view....More

1  Thank jediknight101
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Are water falls running in Sept. As good as in early june
12 November 2016|
Response from ShadowAce888 | Reviewed this property |
They do run in September even in October but nothing compared to early June
Boat ride sounds a great idea. Are there numerous companies? Which di you select? Where are they located on the lake? What is the charge per adult? Thank you
11 July 2016|
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Wasif Z
Hi, need advice from someone who has visited Yellowstone National and knows the area over all really well. I am a 28 year old guy taking my parents currently in their 60s. Please advise sites which are friendly for elderly people since my parents won't be able to do hiking or walk too long on steep trails. These are the list of places I have chosen to visit with my parent since we will mostly driving around with our car: Please tell me if any of these spot requires too much walking or has steep trail? Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone Artist Point Old Faithful West Thumb Geyser Basin Geysers - Mud Volcano Area Midway Geyser Basin Norris Geyser Basin Biscuit Basin Boiling River Firehole Canyon Drive Upper Geyser Basin Lower Yellowstone River Falls
11 July 2016|
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Response from Muthu R | Reviewed this property |
Avoid going on trails to Canyon falls the upper and lower falls, they are bit steep and not recommended for old people with heart and breathing issues. Artist point gives a good view of the lower falls from a distance... More