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The colors were amazing

This was one that I didn't remember from previous visits but one that was memorable and worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce A
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Pocatello, Idaho
Beautiful pools of water and entrance to a great hike

This is an awesome place of beauty which is at the beginning of a hike that you will love. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomas T
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Shelby Township, Michigan
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Among the Biscuit basin, the Sapphire pool is the most beautiful one, it's a big blue pool, the water is clear, there is one more blue pool. When you walk on the boardwalk, just across the river, you will see a blue pool with orange...More

Thank ELKW
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one that I didn't remember from previous visits but one that was memorable and worth seeing next time I visit also. Short walk around and a few beautiful examples of natures beauty.

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an awesome place of beauty which is at the beginning of a hike that you will love. The pools of water are a sight to behold and photograph, The hike takes you to a beautiful waterfall that is a view from a nature...More

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This basin wasn't the biggest marked on the map, but was the most beautiful to me, especially the bright blue Sapphire pool!

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This features about 2-4 bubbling ponds and about 3-5 colored ponds with a few cracks in the crust spurting water. Be careful with your kids and I hope you like the smell of sulfur!

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here around 7:30pm and it was nice to not be crowded. Sapphire Pool was exquisite. We liked this area better than West Thumb or Norris.

Thank Mominct24
Reviewed 15 July 2018

the trailhead to a lovely short hike is also here - Mystic falls and Fairy Creek loop. The trail beyond the falls was not very trafficked - beautiful and peaceful.

Thank Diljeet S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

You can make this a different stop in the car or, rent a bike by Old Faithful like we did. Our total Bike and Hike was easy between the Upper and Biscuit Geyser Basins and only totaled 9.3 Miles for the 4 hour period. There...More

Thank TravelersFromFishers
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The blue of these basins is a wonder to see. The fact that you can be so close to these springs is an under rated place.

Thank diksha n
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This basin is relatively near to Old Faithful can can be walked to on the boardwalks or there is a cycle track. They’re all good nut a week on I must confess I, having trouble distinguishing one from another!

Thank Milnthorp
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mackenzie s
10 January 2018|
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Response from Lynn W | Reviewed this property |
According to the park website, pets are not allowed on the trails or boardwalks.
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J W
17 June 2015|
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Response from AH88888 | Reviewed this property |
Better to drive.
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