• An aerial view of Old Faithful erupting taken from Observation Point with the Old Faithful Inn to the side.

    Yellowstone

    National Park ID,MT,WY

Geologic Overview of Specific Park Areas

Golden colors create dramatic scenery of the Lower Falls of the Yellowstone.
Lower Falls of the Yellowstone
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The physical landscape of Yellowstone National Park is the result of many geological forces. Pick an area, take a tour, and learn more about it's geology.

Did You Know?

Bison in Yellowstone.

There are more people hurt by bison than by bears each year in Yellowstone. Park regulations state that visitors must stay at least 25 yards away from bison or elk and 100 yards away from bears.