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A popular geyser located in the Geyser Country region of Yellowstone National Park.
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Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
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+1 307-547-2750
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed seeing Old Faithful, the food and drinks at Old Faithful Inn, and The Visitors Center are recommended as well.

Thank debbiekkelly
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are benches and s boardwalk that keep visitors s safe distance from the geyser. Bring your camera and after it erupts visit the other steam and boiling pots that surround Old Faithful. Ask a park ranger for the time it goes off.

Thank CherylAnnRD
Reviewed 2 days ago

After having lunch, we walked around the Old Faithful grounds, which has beautiful scenery, waiting almost an hour for the next eruption and it’s a beautiful thing to see but, IMO, I was expecting to see more, and didn’t feel like it was worth waiting...More

Thank Wine30GA
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our group visit included a stop at Old Faithful and it was well worth waiting for. Upon arrival, we checked inside the Old Faithful Lodge to see when Old Faithful was scheduled to erupt again. We had enough time to visit the gift shop and...More

Thank JRAP2013
Reviewed 2 days ago

We watched Old Faithful spout twice. The second eruption was higher and lasted longer. It was wonderful to behold.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hike around the geyser. Hike up the trial to observation point to see the geyser from above. Visitor center had very helpful guides. Request maps and ask for their input.

Thank Rose L
Reviewed 3 days ago

second visit here, don't remember much since the first time was >35 yrs ago, but the photos show this area has really been built up to accommodate the tourism. the geyser released about 10 minutes late, but we were glad we made the drive and...More

Thank rettup
Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent two days at Yellowstone National Park and of course we had to see old faithful. We visited the park in September, and found the park not crowded at all. We arrived at Old Faithful and as advertised, it erupted almost right on time....More

Thank mark s
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you want a garunteed eruption at set times. This is the place to go. Gets very crowded, so don't expect a intimate view. Still, this is a must do

Thank jkontop
Reviewed 4 days ago

The only way Old Faithful could be more regular it would have to be taking Ex-Lax. It is close and consistant!!! It is also super beautiful and fantastic too. It is very hard to discribe any thing that is this spectactular. There is not a...More

Thank Enyaw42
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sherri b
August 13, 2018|
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Response from Manazefa | Reviewed this property |
We have never stayed at in the park proper. The lodge at old faithful is usually booked a year 8n advance but you could check. It is expensive. West Yellowstone is a good option. We stayed at the Clubhouse Inn. MIT was... More
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Jayne L
July 29, 2018|
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Response from Srini V | Reviewed this property |
Based on where u are heading after YS. Someone has put their complete iteniary, which was amazing to read. Good luck and enjoy.
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ELKW
July 10, 2018|
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Response from csadler57 | Reviewed this property |
Did not see this while there
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