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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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There are few things more iconic than Old Faithful - so if you're visiting Yellowstone you pretty much have to do it. It's like visiting Chicago and not having an italian beef or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Redmond, Oregon, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We were glad that Old Faithful was our first stop. Of course it was cool to watch the geyser - it's Old Faithful. But there were other attractions in Yellowstone that we visited that were much more impressive.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

There are few things more iconic than Old Faithful - so if you're visiting Yellowstone you pretty much have to do it. It's like visiting Chicago and not having an italian beef or deep dish pizza. If you're going, you gotta do it. As consolation for those out just to check the box, it is pretty cool to watch. If... More 

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Sandy, Utah, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

A must see, of course, when you pull into the Old Faithful area, check at the stores or with the visitors center to determine the next time it will blow. We love to go on the hike around the back of the geyser, as it looks so different and you loose a great deal of the crowds. The additional geysers... More 

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Santee, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

We drove the whole figure 8 loop around Yellowstone in two days. We ended the first loop at Old Faithful and got there 15 minutes before it erupted. Times vary from 45-90 minutes. People had been sitting and waiting for awhile, but that's the cool thing about Mother Nature - she doesn't care! It's fun to witness it. Wait it... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Old Faithful was breathtaking! It is a must see! We did not hike the trails but the overviews were spectacular! I can't wait to go back!

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Titusville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We saw1st eruption at 06-30 from road level next from Observation Point at 08-00 well worth the walk then again with the crowds at 09-30

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

YES..........this is the biggie of Yellowstone National Park. We were fortunate to see the geyser at its best 3 times.....each from a different angle. It does not matter how many times you see it.....it is impressive every time. We can only hope that it keeps performing for many hundreds of years to come.

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mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This attraction was pretty neat! We waited forever because we missed the previous eruption by about 5 minutes. We thought it was neat but the kids couldn't stand the smell!

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Tempe, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Watching the geyser erupt after 90 mins of waiting is worth it. Its so magnificent to see a huge amount of water being sprayed in the air for a duration of 2-5 mins long. Coming here while you are in Yellowstone is a must. The view just literally blows your mind. It really makes you appreciate what nature has to... More 

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Severn, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

After traveling the country several times over I finally made it to Yellowstone. My friend and I stopped at the Old Faithful Inn, grabbed some huckleberry ice cream and headed to the deck. The view was great, and the other visitors were very friendly. Old Faithful went off on schedule, and I finally got to see it. It's worth the... More 

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Address: Address: Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
Phone Number: 307-547-2750
Location: United States  >  Wyoming (WY)  >  Yellowstone National Park

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