Grand Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park

#2 of 23 in Scenic Drive in Wyoming
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Scenic Drive
A hodgepodge of different building styles and sections exist along Grand Loop Road, which gives visitors access to many of Yellowstone National Park's most famous and noteworthy sites. Stretching more than 225 km (140 mi) on multiple segments of highway, the National Register of Historic Places-listed route will take you from the main park offices to the shores of Yellowstone Lake and back again. As you drive through canyons and alongside waterfalls, rivers, and the vast Wyoming landscape, you'll find that the loop offers numerous turnouts and turnoffs toward nearby towns and other parks. Famed attractions, such as the Old Faithful geyser, also lie along the route. Using our custom trip planner, Yellowstone National Park attractions like Grand Loop Road can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Drive was long !! to long not many places to park to get out !! beautiful Scenery - could have a guided tour instead of touring on your own - would like to know more history of it was okay not.....  more »
  • The road was closed for construction from the Lamar Valley to Fishing Bridge. Bummed that we had to take the same road back as it forced us to do some things the next day that we had planned on this.....  more »

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