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Artist Point

East end of South Rim Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Hudson,NH
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219 reviews 219 reviews
99 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

During our trip to the National Parks, at Yellowstone, we stopped at Artist Point. Words can not describe the beauty of it all. Yellowstone is so beautiful and so much to seem with not enough time to do it in. I am uploading some beautiful pictures for you to see for yourself. There is lodging there also, so if you... More

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Menlo Park, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
41 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

There was a painter who let me into her painting spot to take a photo of the falls from her spot. The waterfall was framed by trees in the foreground, very beautiful.

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Makawao, Hawaii
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Very accessible to the road and parking area. The views are so amazing, and they just keep getting better. Don't miss this.

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Brussels, Belgium
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130 reviews 130 reviews
45 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Wonderfull view from Artist Point from the Upper waterfall.There are two Artist Point views, one from the North rim and from the South rim.But it's the Soth rim view which is really impressive, surely with sunset.

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Atlanta
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75 reviews 75 reviews
9 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

There's a reason that this is one of the places that inspired the creation of our nation's national park system. In just about any direction you turn it's like you are walking inside a photograph or postcard of natural beauty. It's crowded mid-day so go early or later to avoid the bus crowds.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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208 reviews 208 reviews
123 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was a longer walk through the trees to the small pots and steam vents. Interesting features. Lots of steps up and over but scenic.

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Dallas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
33 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Artist Point is an easy, paved walk that takes you to a great viewpoint of the falls and the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone. It is truly beautiful and worth the effort to see this vista.

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northern NY
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Excellent vistas and sparsely populated in September. There is a nicely paved walk that is easily accessible.

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Portland, Oregon
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Just as Trip Advisor said, the morning rainbow was splendid, on time, and great fun to see. But more enjoyable to me than the rainbow in the falls was watching the photographers jockey for space with their tripods and their huge lenses. I'm not sure why people keep on taking pictures of something they can see 1000 times on the... More

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Falls Church, VA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Nice but the overall view was not as spectacular as I had anticipated from all the buildup in the guide books.

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