• Steam rises off of the colorful Mammoth Hot Springs Terraces. Photo courtesy Jacob W. Frank

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

Geologic Highlights of Park Areas

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Lower Falls of the Yellowstone
NPS/Restivo
 

The physical landscape of Yellowstone National Park is the result of many geological forces. Pick an area, take a tour, and learn more about its geology.

Mammoth Hot Springs
NPS/Peaco
West Thumb
NPS/Peaco
Norris Geyser Basin
NPS/Peaco
Yellowstone Lake
NPS/Herbert
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
NPS/Peaco
Tower-Roosevelt
NPS/Herbert
Old Faithful
NPS/Peaco

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