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Yellowstone Lake

Grand Loop Road, Between Fishing Bridge and Grant Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-7381
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Yellowstone National Park's largest lake.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lake trout” (18 reviews)
“fishing bridge” (51 reviews)
Grand Loop Road, Between Fishing Bridge and Grant Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-7381
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Yellowstone lake is fun to see and drive around. Seeing the exhibition of what is going on at the bottom of the lake is very interesting also.

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I don't know what I missed in school or 50 years of life but I don't remember ever learning about the lake in Yellowstone. It is beautiful. It was a nice surprise.

Thank bbqkeith48
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The expanse of this lake is terrific, picture opportunities here and throughout the park are just awesome take your time soak it in.

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This lake is stunning and the views across to the mountain ranges with the hot springs at the edges are so scenic. We entered via the east gate so this was one of our first views and hat a great start it made to our...More

1  Thank disneytastic31
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Although a pretty site, not necessarily a must see. Very large body of water with some good walking trails.

Thank TBreez
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

10.6.17 Breathtaking lake especially on this day with fall colors now in full bloom. Takes a whole day to drive around the whole lake to see everything. the Doctor hit me with some LOVE ❤️ and a helpful VOTE!

1  Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Because the park is so big and diverse with so many amazing natural sights, unfortunately the lake is just a lake like all lakes. Nothing special but the geysers and the colours and the formations are unique. The backdrop and surrounds are beautiful nonetheless

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lake. It's super clear and you can see he steam rising from the geysers on the other side. Really beautiful.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We visited in late September when the crowds were gone, and it was as peaceful as it was beautiful. I can imagine it is also fun and very busy during the hot summers. We enjoyed a picnic lunch along the lake's edge near the Lake...More

1  Thank Rowerbabe
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We recently spent several days in Yellowstone Park, with many great memories. Our brunch, dinner, & evening at this hotel were the best of all. The views, food, service were fantastic! My husband said his dinner (bison tenderloin steak & lobster tail) was one of...More

Thank Jennifer P
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Debbie P
2 October 2017|
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Response from RatingsfromMe | Reviewed this property |
I did not stay there, however, I would contact the hotel and ask them, try searching Yellowstone hotels here on trip advisor to get connected. I stayed at Grant Village and was able have the staff at the Lodge at Old... More
Alexander B
22 August 2017|
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Response from Jayant K | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, it may be difficult to get there, but if you can (and tough it out), I suspect it would be really beautiful. No waterfalls, I imagine.
13 November 2016|
Response from ShadowAce888 | Reviewed this property |
They do run in September even in October but nothing compared to early June