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Ways to Experience Yellowstone Geysers - Mud Volcano Area
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved visiting this area - it had a bit of everything and great sign boards providing information on the features.

Thank KittyKatch
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Mud Pots are our favorite! It looks like a spa treatment place with all the bubbling mud. They are so cool to see.

Thank PTOGreer
Reviewed 1 week ago

You come to Yellowstone expecting geysers etc but boiling, spitting mud - nope that one was a surprise. Had to video it to prove to others that mud can boil! Very hot and just as well we are kept at a distance with all the...More

Thank nsander219
Reviewed 1 week ago

That is exactly what it looks like. We were amazed at this place, no idea what the temperature is but you know it is very hot.

Thank kirpatt2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mud volcano is one of several geothermal features in a area covered by a short boardwalk or along a road, easy walking other than some short uphill sections. Keep in mind that you will see many similar features in the park, so rating them, no...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are lots of bubbling "mud volcanoes" here. Steam rising from the earth, looks like something from dinosaur days! The Devil's mouth was interesting - powerful "burps" of water and steam. Well done walkways around the site. Buffalo and river/stream nearby. Keep driving north and...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mud Volcano area, including Dragon’s Mouth was incredible. It is like seeing into the earth. The entire area has a sci if feel to it. The colors, smells, and belching gasses were almost incomprehensible in the sense that this is coming out of our earth....More

Thank MSUmindy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found this one very interesting. It looks like a big pot of mud boiling. It may sound odd, but it's fun to watch, and different from most other features in the park.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In your wanderings, watch for the mud volcano. There are a number of them and I found them entertaining. It is like chubby little faces spitting up hot mud out of the earth and in many directions. Watch for the spray and spatter so you...More

Thank Enyaw42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

By using the information in the guide, we learned about the effects of recent volcanic activity in the area. This was quite smelly, but still very interesting.

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October 19, 2016|
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Response from Dennie E | Reviewed this property |
Because of the Winter snow fall, the geysers will be full, more water features. However we have been there in the early Spring and the weather can get cold and snowy. West Yellowstone is a great little town to stay and hang... More