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Lower Yellowstone River Falls

Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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A spectacular waterfall located in Canyon Country.
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Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is worth the trip. Gorgeous scenery and so peaceful. Well worth seeing. You do have to take a little walk off the pathetic to get there but worth it.

Thank 61elc
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Outstanding views of both upper and lower falls a long with Grand Canyon of Y.N.P. Just be ready for a strenuous uphill hike when your done. Take your time they have places to sit

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 21 September 2016

These are on the left hand side of the road as you travel north and are well worth the turn off for ten minutes to view.

1  Thank Ross B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Worth the stop! the view is amazing!!! Don't miss this when in Yellowstone National Park. A must see.

Thank dawnmP2400FM
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is by far the most beautiful view in the park. It snowed on Monday when we arrived so it was a treat to see the park as it is in the winter. and the falls looked even prettier with the snow. Try to stop...More

Thank OklahomaLizzy
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The short trail leading to the overlook for the Lower Falls at the Yellowstone Grand Canyon offers some beautiful views of the Lower falls, river and the Grand Canyon. Besides the Grand Prismatic Spring, the Lower Falls view is among the most beautiful sights in...More

1  Thank Dinesh R
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The last time we came here it was winter, and you couldn't go all the way down. I remembered the ease of the trail. Unfortunately for me, especially with a bad foot, the entire trail is longer and steep. Don't get me wrong. For a...More

Thank HowlnBubba
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The force of the water is awe-inspiring, as are the views. The hike is manageable by any healthy person.

Thank Vijante-gigante
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Another fantastic scenic view in Yellowstone that shouldn't be missed. Park Service has done a wonderful job with the large parking lot, paved walkways, and scenic overlooks to get a good view of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and the Lower Falls. While I...More

Thank Comtnhiker
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I loved so many places in Yellowstone, but Lower Falls was extra beautiful to me. Every picture I took looks nearly too beautiful to be real. In this world where buildings, signs, and power lines crowd so many of our skylines it is refreshing to...More

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30 August 2017|
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Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
Get to the parking lots early if you want to avoid having to wait for a spot to open up. Before 9am is best.