Calcite Springs Overlook, Yellowstone National Park

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#73 of 120 in Things to do in Yellowstone National Park
Lookout · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • This was so amazing! It started while we were driving. There were mountains on the road. The same mountains were in the river as well. There was a larger mountain. It looked like it have a...  more »
  • Calcite Springs Overlook is just north of Tower Fall on the Grand Loop Road. There is a boardwalk observation area that looks into the canyon. Nearby are interesting rock formations similar to...  more »
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  • Very short hike with a good viewing area of the Yellowstone River. We even saw mountain goats (I think) on the steep embankment across the river.
  • Stunning views of Lamar Valley! There is a large geyser to the left of Yellowstone river.

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