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A spectacular waterfall located in Canyon Country.
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Yellowstone River, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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All reviews artist point uncle tom's trail lookout point beautiful waterfall yellowstone river viewing platform short hike well worth the effort parking lot take your time awe inspiring old faithful brink power points viewpoint roar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This another must see in the Park.These are very impressive falls. They can be observed from close up or afar at various vantage points. If you can it is well worth walking down to the observation points one at the lip of the fall the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the falls is very beautiful..nice spot for pictures one of the largest falls in the canyon..not a bad hike

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shalika W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth seeing! We saw it both at sunrise and sunset. The walk down to the falls is strenuous but worth it if you can make it. So much beauty not enough words!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NanetteS
Reviewed December 15, 2018

Large falls on the river in grand canyon of Yellowstone. You can walk to overview at top of falls or see them from Artist Point where you can get a great photo with falls and canyon. See separate review of Artist Point.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BassetMa
Reviewed December 8, 2018

This is the popular waterfall you see in photos from Yellowstone. There is 3 advantage points to view the fall and 1 point where you're at the crest. This waterfall is best viewed in the spring. 1. Lower Lookout Point (44.719873, -110.490228) [Great Lower Views]...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed November 4, 2018

We found lower Yellowstone falls stunning, even in mid fall, the water was still rushing through, as must see

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Corinne P
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We took the trail down to where the falls pour over...amazing. Easy walk down, tough for us older folks-it's pretty steep with 9 switchbacks. Again- GO EARLY!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KathyB127
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Impressive awesome majestic and any other superlative words apply here. You must visit the many overlooks and experience this natural marvel.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Meander607241
Reviewed October 26, 2018

Such a beautiful canyon and waterfall view from Artist Point. Guess that is why so many people visit here. But, we never get tired of it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LUCKYME72
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Wonderful. It is a very beautiful scene. Breathtaking when you first see it. To me it is just another indication that GOD is a masterful Artist. Really enjoyed. We stayed and watched for a lond time.

Date of experience: October 2018
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sidcoates
August 12, 2018|
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Response from smenzel | Reviewed this property |
Yellowstone has a web site that includes a page about pets visiting the park. I would include a link but HTML and links are prohibited in answers. They suggest leaving your dog at home because there are a lot of restrictions... More
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Depending on the season, it could be quite hot so you'll want to plan accordingly.
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JAMWC123
Toronto, Canada
3 full days in Yellowstone (4 Replies)
Does anyone have an itinerary's that include the Washburn Trail hike? I am trying to figure out how to incorportate this hike but I can't see what attractions are closeby. I would also like to see Lambar Yalley, Lower Yellowstone River Falls, Grand Prismatic Springs, Artists Point, Upper/Midway Basin, Old Faithful, Uncle Tom's Trail, Biscuit Basin and Tower Falls. In this even possible to see all of this? We are very active- can go all day sort of people, so energy is not an issue. We are...More
September 10, 2013|
Response fromdenalicat|
If you go to the TRIP REPORTS ARCHIVE in the top questions or sticky at the top of the Yellowstone forum, all the 2013 trip reports are toward the bottom of the article to give you some ideas of 3 day trips. There are 2 trails up Mt Washburn, both up Dunraven pass north of Canyon area.