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Address: Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
Phone Number: 307-547-2750
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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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Seeing Old Faithful was really momentous for me because I had heard about it all my life, and it was fantastic to be there and see it erupt. On the other hand, if you just see... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Seeing Old Faithful was really momentous for me because I had heard about it all my life, and it was fantastic to be there and see it erupt. On the other hand, if you just see Old Faithful and miss all the other geysers surrounding it in the area, you are missing out. All around it is a large boardwalk/path... More 

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Even though you know what to expect and have seen pictures and video seeing it still takes your breath away. A highlight of out trip to the USA.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Well since a kid I wanted to see this. So with the grandkids in tow a 2 day road trip happened. Ok what to say. It shoots water up in the air ever hour or so. Took my collection of photos and a video. Next stop food. Now that's disappointing. Gee every place same hamburger menu. Ok old faithful was... More 

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Suffern, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Old Faithful is a Yellowstone destination not to be missed. Even if you visit Yellowstone NP for a single day (and I hope you visit Yellowstone at least 2 or even 3 days like me), you must visit Old Faithful to see Yellowstone's most famous geyser erupt. If you visit Old Faithful at peak hours like I did (I visited... More 

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Frederick, Maryland, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Even though you know it will explode about every 90 minutes it is still exciting. It is best to go early or late. The parking lot gets very full around lunch time.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

You just have to take time to stop, listen and enjoy. It's well worth the wait. You hear the "bubbling" then see a little steam and voila! There it is. Benches if you want to sit. Or stand...you can see with no problem...or watch from the Lodge porch.

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

On a sort trip to Yellowstone, you could just hop out of the car/bus, spend 3-4 hours and just walk around Old Faithful... having a decent chance of seeing just about everything. We saw deer, elk, buffalo, and other animals... as well as geysers o all shapes and sizes... just waking around the Old Faithful area.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Old Faithful and surrounding mud-pools and geysers were the most impressive attractions in our 8 days RV trip of North West USA. The tourist center has all the Geological, Historical and Sociological details covered for a curious traveler. How Old Faithful goes on blowing steam for millions of years, why it does not get blocked because of the unique earthquake... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

One of the places that I wanted to see in the United States since I was a little kid. It erupts about every 90 minutes so it's well worth waiting around to see it.

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Montrose, Co Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

I don't know if one can go to Yellowstone Park without stopping at Old Faithful. We had about an hour wait for the predicted eruption. At the time we visited the geyser was erupting about every 90 minutes. I had been here about ten years and the time we watched was not as good as this one. It shows one... More 

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