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Yellowstone Lake

Address: Grand Loop Road, Between Fishing Bridge and Grant Village, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
Phone Number: 307-344-7381
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4-Day Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks...
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Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Fishing, Kayaking, Viewing wildlife, Driving
Owner description: Yellowstone National Park's largest lake.
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Type: Bodies of water, Nature & Parks
Activities: Fishing, Kayaking, Viewing wildlife, Driving
Owner description: Yellowstone National Park's largest lake.
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Maryland
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148 reviews 148 reviews
85 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

While we were staying at Yellowstone Lodge, we did get the opportunity to see the view lake everyday. In the morning we loved taking a walk around the lake and seeing all the animals. It is serene and very peaceful.

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

This is the most beautiful place on Earth. There is nothing bad to say about Yellowstone. The wildlife, spectacular scenery and hot springs are something else.

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Seminole, Florida
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86 reviews 86 reviews
44 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Even though it rained on us, this was a pretty spot in the park! We ate right next to the lake and had a nice view. You can rent kayaks & tool around the lake if you want, too.

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Troy, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

One of my favorite spots in Yellowstone and an absolute must see! The lake is massive- and looks like a small sea. The water is absolutely freezing. Great for a walk around the shoreline our picnic on the beach.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

What a place magic views mountains rivers and the wild life. Loads of trails to walk camping etc . If you like the outdoors this is the place. Cant wait to go back

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Frederick, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Wonderful vistas, great people, lots of wildlife. Highly recommend! If you have never been to this area pays to have tour guide to point out areas of interest.

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Advance, North Carolina
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65 reviews 65 reviews
28 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Saw a few birds and wildlife. Really pretty lake tour and a cool way to see the park from a far different view.

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Keyser, West Virginia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
28 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Walking and driving through Yellowstone you feel like you are in another world because the Geyser's and water pools are like something you never thought you would see in person. But then to walk around the lake and see the pools of bubbling water with the white snow cap mountains in the background is unreal.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Yellowstone lake is massive. We drove past it a few times while staying in Yellowstone. About a mile from the lake we spotted a grizzly bear in the woods next to the road. Keep an eye out for them. They really could be anywhere at anytime. It was the highlight of our trip.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Enormous lake, plenty of places to stop for photos. Some buffalo and elk and lots of traffic. Worth looking for the smaller car parks and pull ins for some quiet time.

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