Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Yellowstone National Park

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Hike the trails and visit the waterfalls of Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, a large canyon on the Yellowstone River. The massive canyon is about 39 km (24 miles) long, between 240 and 370 m (800 and 1,200 ft) deep, and from 0.40 to 1.21 km (0.25 to 0.75 mi) wide. The hiking trails feature many observation points. Lookout Point, especially, provides an excellent view of the winding river and rock walls and gives a better sense of the canyon's size. The tallest of the waterfalls is more than 90 m (300 ft) high. To learn more about the geology and history of the canyon, join a guided hike led by a park ranger. Put Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone into our Yellowstone National Park trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Geyser activity is always seen and happiness is part of your visit to Yellowstone. the beautiful Canyon On Yellowstone is, however, always in full glory to behold, skip this certainly does not have.
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  • The Grand Canyon of Yellowstone has striking geography. You would not expect to see this in Yellowstone. The diversity of geography in Yellowstone is amazing.  more »
  • The views of the Grand Canyon are gorgeous! It is definitely a must visit! I visited when there were fires in Montana, but thankfully it rained the previous night so the sky was no longer hazy. It is ...  more »

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