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Midway Geyser Basin

Grand Loop Road, Midway between Madison & Old Faithful Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
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Nice to see

This area offered many outstanding sights while visiting the park. Well worth adding to your list... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Carla B
Stunning area

This is amongst other geysers and the grand prismatic spring. The colours are truly amazing and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tweetcoz
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average2%
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Grand Loop Road, Midway between Madison & Old Faithful Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This area offered many outstanding sights while visiting the park. Well worth adding to your list of sights to see.

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is amongst other geysers and the grand prismatic spring. The colours are truly amazing and the patterns they make are so unique. Beyond words. You will end up spending more time deleting your photos than taking them.

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This geyser basin is home to the popular Grand Prismatic Spring. There are 2 ways to see GP. One is to park in the lot closest to the spring and walk the boardwalk trail. The views won't be as great from here because you are...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Depending on what you want to see, I found the Midway Geyser Basin to be my favorite. It has the Grand Prismatic Spring which is a must to see and several others features like bubbling mud pots.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the location of the Grand Prismatic Spring, though you may not get the best view if it is cool/cold out, to much steam.

Thank Siteseer1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit here. It was cool to see the grand prismatic spring up close. For birds eye view of the spring take the prismatic spring look out trail at the fairy falls trail head.

Thank Katana107
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Park at Fairy Falls Trail parking lot, take the 3/4 mile hike: it is a mild grade - on rough cinder/gravel - to the new overlook. It is not a hard hike but if you have any breathing problems it might be more taxing due...More

Thank steelergirl87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It got 3 big hot spring/geysers. All are very beautiful, grand prismatic spring is the highlight of all. We enjoyed it a lot.

Thank PrapullaChandra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, OK, I dissed the Fairy Falls area only because it was NOT on the Yellowstone park map and according the map, the next stop after the basin we just left, going North, was Midway. WRONG! We pulled into the gravel area and wasted @...More

Thank BusyMicheLady
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Located on the west side of the park, north of Upper Geyser Basins, Midway is one of the smallest basins, but it contains the Grand Prismatic Hot Spring, which is the most photographed geothermal feature in the park, as well as Excelsior geyser. Parking is...More

Thank Jayant K
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