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Address: East end of South Rim Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY

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Amazing place, heaven on erath

Its bit hard for elderly and people with heart health issues. but others you will really enjoy the walk and experience the heaven on earth

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Muthu R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its bit hard for elderly and people with heart health issues. but others you will really enjoy the walk and experience the heaven on earth

Thank Muthu R
Newport, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop, take time to listen, view and enjoy. One of many stops in the park considered a must see. Incredible beauty.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

This was such a nice surprise, as we had no idea that we should go until some other tourists mentioned it to us. It is not very hard to walk to and is a very good place for photos. You can see the beautiful colors in the rocks and get a great view of the Lower Falls of the Yellowstone.... More 

1 Thank Harold52
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

It is a nice point where you can see artists at work inspired by the nature and enjoy a wonderful and wide view of the Upper Falls of Yellowstone and the canyon without doing difficult trails (it is a really little walk from the car parking). Definitely a place to see in Yellowstone Park.

1 Thank TheNike
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

So this was beautiful, along with the Prismatic spring along with the other colorful springs we saw. It gets crowded by mid morning at the different springs, so plan to get an early start, parking is limited at all the sites so be prepared. Would definitely visit again.

Thank 04Beau99
loomis ca
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

One of our favorite hikes while we were there. Lovely viewpoints. Accessible to all. Very pretty particularly late afternoon.

Thank ernieLoomisCa
Kennewick, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Definitely a must see. There's not much else to say about it. You will not be disappointed! Bring your best camera and time it with sunrise or sunset.

1 Thank awchandc
Cortez, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

There are many viewpoints on each side of the canyon/falls that have beautiful views but this point is the best viewpoint around and can also view downstream from same point which is equally beautiful. Many fotos and paintings originate here

Thank tornillo2015
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I'd not known much about the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone before I visited the first time, but was awestruck, particularly with the yellow rock formations and spires and the view of the falls in the back. I returned a year later and stayed even longer, I was so mesmerized. I was there during shoulder season, so the crowds were not... More 

Thank Glenn N
Athens, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We loved catching this in the morning fog and then again after hiking uncle toms trail once it had burned away. Worth the return trip for sure.

Thank Elizabeth W

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