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Address: Center Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
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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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Old Faithful stood up to the hype and was definitely worth seeing. I found the rest of Yellowstone to be even greater though.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Old Faithful stood up to the hype and was definitely worth seeing. I found the rest of Yellowstone to be even greater though.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The geyser, when it does erupt, is really a sight to see. The water soars up around 50-75 feet maybe more. The only difficulty is getting to see it. My wife and I watched the times at the ranger station when they had calculated the geyser would blow. The first six times over 2 1/2 days it did not erupt... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Geyser erupts on time, every time. It's a sight to see for sure. A can't-miss natural attraction that is sure to awe every time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The actual geyser gets very crowded as expected. Arrive early if you'd like a front row seat on the benches, arrive early. There is a boardwalk that goes around the geyser and takes you to other smaller (less predictable) geysers and pools of colorful water. We saw a coyote run through with a marmot in his mouth from a little... More 

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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

An early morning visit to Old Faithfull in the winter means no crowds. Watching this geyser erupt with only nature's snowy surroundings was a privilege.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Yellowstone is know for the thermal activity. Old Faithful is a big geyser that is worth the drive. Large parking area for cars and campers. Dogs are allowed, but make sure to check the website where they can go and where not. You can visit the geyser with your dog, but you may have to sit back a little, as... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Expect to do plenty of driving and be awestruck by the beauty and diversity of this amazing national park. We were the only car at the south entrance station at 8:00am. The most popular attractions are not crowded in the morning hours. First stop Old Faithful which did not disappoint. Saw buffalo everywhere and enjoyed shopping at Old Faithful Village.... More 

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Muncie, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stay at the hotel so you can experience this at night and in the morning. If you stay at the hotel you can view this without the crowds.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I booked our trip to Yellowstone National Park as a photo Safari but included Old Faithful as a side line. We were pleasantly surprised to be able to linger and see Old Faithful go off several times. Apparently the winter draws fewer visitors because of the cold. It is cold but the air is crisp and the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Honestly, when I was planning our trip to Yellowstone, the geysers weren't on the top of my list. The first time we saw Old Faithful erupt was around 4 pm, surrounded by thousands of other people. But--I woke up early the next morning(we were staying at the nearby snow lodge), walked across the parking lot, got a cup of coffee... More 

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