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Address: Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
Phone Number: 307-547-2750
Description: A popular geyser located in the Geyser Country region of Yellowstone...
A popular geyser located in the Geyser Country region of Yellowstone National Park.
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Old Faithful was amazing. We were lucky enough while we were there to see the geyser erupt as a flight of F-16's flew in formation overhead. We were at the geyser on July 4th and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
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Orlando, Florida
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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

Old Faithful was amazing. We were lucky enough while we were there to see the geyser erupt as a flight of F-16's flew in formation overhead. We were at the geyser on July 4th and it was quite crowded but not unmanageable.

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Livingston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

One of the premiere places in Yellowstone? For me it ranked right up there. But all in all, if you ever have the chance to visit Yellowstone NP, DO! Just make sure you have plenty of time to see everything.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

better than the average bear, boo boo........worth the wait and the camardarie. the lodge buildings must be seen. the old faithful inn is the grand dame of all the national park hotels.

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Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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25 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I have been to this location a few times over a 50 year period, and can recommend it at anytime of the year, but I think it was most impressive in the winter. You won't have the crowds to battle, and I think the eruptions look better with the snow as a background. The new visitor center is excellent, too.... More 

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Seven Fields, Pennsylvania, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

You might have to wait until Old Faithful decides to make an appearance, but it is well worth the wait. Get there early (before the scheduled time) so you can have a seat on the wall and enjoy the beautiful nature. And in case you don't realize it, there are many geysers to watch...not just the main attraction! This is... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

It is amazing the regularity of this geyser. You just have to see it for yourself. The earlier you get there the closer you can sit. But it is not necessary. You can see perfectly well from many directions.

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Bagdad, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I guess you have to go to Old Faithful. Yes its pretty and yes it goes off almost exactly on time but the crowds and commercialization ruined it for us. For the week we spent in the park this did not even make our top ten.

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Frisco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I brought my family in July 2013 and had a wonderful time. However we just got back from watching her in the winter and it was so much more awesome to see without the crowds. The steam from the geysers is more visible in the cold winter air so they looked more dramatic and beautiful. Also, you can stream Old... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

who can visit Yellowstone without seeing Old Faithful? Nobody! But you should realize there are better geysers to see that aren't as commercialized.

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Manila
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

we stayed around to wait for Old faithful to show us his splendour! Wow, thou a few second late - they say it shoots up every 20 mins. It's still worth the wait You also get to see buffalos around!

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