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Specimen Ridge

Specimen Ridge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Amazing!

While the other reviews here praise the 27 km specimen ridge trail which is outstanding on its own... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
jesse o
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Jackson, Wyoming
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Great views

I am now 60. Still going up and down the hills in Yellowstone and the Tetons. I was lucky enough to... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2016
Pauluno
,
Homosassa, Florida
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Specimen Ridge, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

While the other reviews here praise the 27 km specimen ridge trail which is outstanding on its own merits, I choose to review the ridge itself for its namesake petrified trees which are missed on the hiking trail. These are displayed prominently in park materials...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

I am now 60. Still going up and down the hills in Yellowstone and the Tetons. I was lucky enough to get summer work so I have the chance to explore the places i had heard of. My work friends suggested Specimin Ridge. You can...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Our groups of teens divided and explored different sections of Specimen Ridge. Some hiked up the ridge and saw beautiful views of the valley below and Yellowstone River. Everyone enjoyed the dozens of bones, antlers, spinal columns, skulls, and more along the hikes. Seeing Wolf...More

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Margaret W
6 February 2018|
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Response from jesse o | Reviewed this property |
I have the understanding that ranger led hikes go to specimen ridge but am not clear on the particulars. Please call yellowstone headquarters visitor services at Mammoth hot springs at 307-344-2107 to inquire. If all else... More
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