• 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

Inside Yellowstone - West Thumb

 
More Information

West Thumb Geyser Basin Online Tour
http://www.nps.gov/yell/photosmultimedia/westthumbtour.htm

Grant and West Thumb Natural Highlights
http://www.nps.gov/yell/planyourvisit/ngrant.htm

Anatomy of a Hot Spring
http://www.nps.gov/yell/naturescience/hotspring_works.htm

Hot Springs and How They Work
http://www.nps.gov/yell/naturescience/hotspring.htm

Mudpots
http://www.nps.gov/yell/naturescience/mudpots.htm

Frequently Asked Questions at Grant and West Thumb
http://www.nps.gov/yell/planyourvisit/grantfaq.htm

Map of Grant Village and West Thumb Areas
http://www.nps.gov/features/yell/interactivemap/grant.htm

Did You Know?

Bear Cubs

Even though the animals of Yellowstone seem tame they are still wild. Feeding the animals is not permitted in any way, and all visitors must keep 100 yards away from wolves and bears, and 25 yards from other animals.