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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 today

We didn't have to wait too long to see one of the wonders of the world. In fine fashion it started out small and then erupted into a full force of water. Awesome.

Thank Dee B
Reviewed yesterday

This is an amazing experience to see. If your in the park be sure to stop and visit this amazing phenomenon.

Thank Sheila P
Reviewed yesterday

You can't go to Yellowstone without seeing Old Faithful. Look for predicted spouting times inside the Old Faithful Inn Lobby or the Visitor's Center. You can tell just by seeing the crowds line up. For a better view - go to the second floor inside...More

Thank PTOGreer
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

All my life I wanted to see Old Faithful up close. We were there for the eruption. It is almost better to see it from a little further away to get the scope of the Geyser. The crowds are heavy at any time. After we...More

Thank MSUmindy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great job of having available paths, hikes, visitors center. Not the old Inn closes by 7th so plan accordingly. That’s a must see.

Thank T B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is what people go the Yellowstone National Park to see. There is a large viewing area with an entire village next to the geyser. There are signs at the visitors center that give an estimate of when the geyser will next erupt. It can...More

Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 4 days ago

My parents took us on a trip to Yellowstone National Park so many years ago, I can't remember when. But I do recall that we stayed in a cabin not far from the Old Faithful Inn and Old Faithful geyser. We walked from our cabin...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent three days driving throughout Yellowstone and visited virtually all the main areas and whilst we enjoyed ‘Old Faithful’ and a number of the other hot volcanic springs and geysers , we saw virtually no wildlife apart from some bison and deer a long...More

Thank Alwaysonholiday2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wife and I went to see Yellowstone Park and old Faithful today. Just as awesome as it was over 30 years ago when we brought our kids here. Saw 3 deer and 1 grizzly bear. Had my window down and first thing out of my...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The eruption we saw was very average maybe below average so I expected more. There was another geyser we saw (forget name) that seemed just as big.So evidently not all eruptions are as spectacular as you might see in pictures but I'm glad I got...More

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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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