Biscuit Basin, Yellowstone National Park

#11 of 66 in Nature in Yellowstone National Park
Geologic Formation · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • This basin is very easy to see. Parking located right off the loop. You walk over a bridge (look below at the trout) then hit a cool boardwalk that takes you right up close to all the pools and...  more »
  • This collection of thermal features was one of our favorites in Yellowstone. We felt Sapphire and Cauliflower pools were the most interesting. It is in a pretty setting along the Firehole River...  more »
  • Fun easy walk around the basin and some of the geyser basins are so clear. Definitely a good stop and if you're lucky you might see some fish jumping out of the river. 😉
  • Parking lot is small however it’s a nice place to visit if you are in yellow stone. We enjoyed as a family and have some mesmerized memories of this beautiful basin which rare to find nearby neighborhood. Be cautious with kids.

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