Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone National Park

The first national park in the U.S. and a World Heritage Site, Yellowstone National Park appeals to nature lovers with its abundant wildlife and numerous geothermal features. Sitting on the continent's largest volcano, the park's grounds are mostly covered with lava flows and volcanic rocks. Next to vast areas of subalpine forest and grasslands, the area features boiling hot springs, geysers, lakes, canyons, and rivers. Offering a great range of activities--from horseback riding and backcountry camping to photography trips and wildlife watching--the park appeals to all kinds of travelers. Keep in mind that this is bear country, so follow safety instructions and stay on the marked trails. Make Yellowstone National Park a part of your Yellowstone National Park vacation plans using our Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planning app .
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  • It can not be explained in words. The park has so many things to offer. Top things would be The Grand Canyon, The old Faithful, The Yellostone lake, enjoying the grand prismatic view and watching wild...  more »
  • Amazing, stunning, breathtaking, and this is not even satisfactory to describe the experience. Get ready to drive a lot and to stop A LOT also, as you will want to take tons of pictures. Fill up befor...  more »
  • If it isn’t on your bucket list, it should be. A wonderful mixture of geysers and coloured pools; a stunning canyon and waterfalls; plus wild life. I can promise you sighting of a bear every day, but ...  more »
  • I only had a couple of hours to visit but I enjoyed every minute of the trip. Some of the most scenic and beautiful protected lands in the world. The diverse and unique landscapes offer numerous geological wonders that can be enjoyed by the whole family. The wildlife is abundant and amazing to see. Hot springs, geysers, natural pools, rivers, lakes, grass covered valleys, dynamic mountains; this park has it all. The maps are easy to read and roads well marked, the staff are friendly as well as helpful, and the opportunities to enjoy the outdoors are numerous if not just short of infinite.
  • One of the most amazing places in the country! A must for any National Park advocate. Expect large crowds everywhere, and "bear jams" backing up traffic, this park does require patience!! The park is massive, so try to plan accordingly, expect to stay for at least 3 days minimum! Even then you will still miss a lot. We stayed for 8 days and it was well worth it! Please do not go into this park in a rush it will only ruin it for yourself and the people around you.
  • The park is STUNNING. Well cared for, excellent maps. Everything is easy to locate and ample parking. The geothermal activity is INCREDIBLE and the hot pools are gem-stone-coloured beauties. We loved the care and attention to preservation of natural beauty. The staff are helpful and seem very content. 10/10 will go back.
  • Awesome place, got to see a mother bear and 3 cubs. A bit pricey but definitely go here for a graduation gift or something. Absolutely beautiful wildlife you just have to be careful that a bison doesn't come into the camp ground but beside that everything is amazing at Yellowstone National Park. You can see old faithful go on horseback rides and even kayak the possibilities are endless.
  • We all know Yellowstone is supposed to be amazing. I can confirm that. But I can also tell you that the memories you create here with your family/friends/loved ones will be some of the most cherished. Between the beauty of the animals and nature, or the majesty of the lake and the mountain ranges in the park. Your stay here will be one you'll never forget. (Especially if you go more than once)

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