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Lower Yellowstone River Falls

Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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A spectacular waterfall located in Canyon Country.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
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Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It's just only a few steps down from the parking place to a platform right next to the waterfall. You can look to the upper falls and down the canyon very good.

Thank Jens F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This view has been photographed and painted many times and is one of the stops in the park not to be missed. Because of its popularity, crowds can be heavy.

Thank ricetom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently visited these falls, and they are powerful, and worth a look see. Pull off and njoy.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth the short walk from the parking area. We were here in the morning at the end of September so the crowds were not bad. Will probably visit again in a few years and bring some grand kids.

Thank bbqkeith48
Reviewed 1 week ago

By hiking here some of the trails are a bit rustuc and some very nice , be prepared and enjoy the most wonderful sites in our country.

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This whole area is beautiful and the falls are awesome. They area easy to get to and a "must see" when you go to Yellowstone.

Thank Arlene D
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is difficult to describe how impressive and beautiful the view is from the lookout point. We traveled in the off season so we did not have to fight the huge crowds. This is a must see stop in Yellowstone.

Thank TonyJ85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We viewed the falls from the close and far vantage points. The views are absolutely stunning. The hike down to the lower viewing area was quite strenuous and exciting but not for everyone.

Thank Shawneen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both upper and lower falls are fantastic... We took the north rim drive in the afternoon/evening and south rim drive in the morning. The falls, canyon and sunlight - all make it just glorious! Must see when you visit Yellowstone.

Thank History4fun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both upper and lower falls are beautiful and stunning. The scenery around is spectacular. The gorge is amazing. The colours are gorgeous. The entire place is beyond words. Must go and see for yourself.

Thank Tweetcoz
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August 30, 2017|
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Response from DanielPofMI | Reviewed this property |
Get to the parking lots early if you want to avoid having to wait for a spot to open up. Before 9am is best.