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Multiple viewings of geyser over my life.

The geyser eruptions are sparse now due to tampering over the years, so camp a night or two to see... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
Peggy V
Great Landscape

If you don't make it to Yellowstone then this is a good stop to see all the mineral deposits. The... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
ThreeWiseMen1998
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East bank of the Green River, Approx. 4.5 miles (7.2km) downstream from Green River, Green River, UT 84525
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

If you're passing by Crystal Geyser is a good place to stretch your legs and hope to see the Geyser. The mineral deposits from the geyser are interesting but not outstanding. We meet a couple there who had been waiting for hours and still didn't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Don't make this a destination trip. Explore the area for some nice "western" scenery. It was a 45 mile trip for us in a 4 wheeler. The trip to the geyser is down a well maintained dirt road.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Very bumpy and muddy road to it. The only water was a small flow out the bottom. As we were driving in we saw what looked like a water pipe along the road and we joked it fed the geyser. Maybe other days are better.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DD357
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The drive down to the river - to the geyser - felt like driving on the set of an old western movie!! What fun! The geyser itself is rather small, but did spout/blow several times during our evening visit. It is off the beaten path,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank deavers
Reviewed July 17, 2018

OK. This natural feature is just a short jaunt from the freeway, so if you've never been to Mammoth Basin in Yellowstone, this will serve as a mini-sample. The geyser shoots off daily but not at regular intervals. Apparently a drilling project many years back...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

The geyser eruptions are sparse now due to tampering over the years, so camp a night or two to see it... No shade, but the river is cool. Fascinating colors of layers of mineral deposit around the geyser.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Peggy V
Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you don't make it to Yellowstone then this is a good stop to see all the mineral deposits. The geyser only does small eruptions now, scientists believe it's from all the rocks that people have thrown in it. The mineral deposits however are spectacular....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed May 3, 2018

The geyser didn't erupt while we were there. A nice place to sit by the Green River in the middle of nowhere. We enjoyed the drive through the desert and viewing the abandoned military buildings.

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Pam P
Reviewed April 8, 2018

this geyser allegedly erupts "irregularly". it does spew continually. river-rafting groups can pull out of the adjacent Green River and stop and visit here. fortunately we were the only ones here when we visited. Eh ...

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank tiburondelnorte
Reviewed October 17, 2017

You hear a lot about this geyser when you're in Green River, Utah. Don't expect a geyser on the magnitude of Old Faithful, this one is much smaller and a cold-water geyser. Eruptions aren't predictable, but it's fun to take a look at the area,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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