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this geyser is worth waiting for

This is my favorite geyser but it usually involves waiting. Check for possible eruption time at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
JenniferandAlan
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Easton, Pennsylvania
The best one in the Upper Geyser Basin

We were fortunate to witness the incredible eruption of the Grand Geyser. This geyser erupts to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gonen2014
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Haifa, Israel
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This is my favorite geyser but it usually involves waiting. Check for possible eruption time at the visitor and go and WAIT. If you see a crowd, WAIT. You won't be disappointed. This geyser is the highest and may have several bursts and the second burst may be even more
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We were fortunate to witness the incredible eruption of the Grand Geyser. This geyser erupts to the highest altitude in the Upper Geyser Basin, even higher than Old Faithful, and the eruption last longer. It was just superb!
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When walking thru the Upper Geyser Basin stopped and waited about 45 minutes for this to go off. It is incredible, it put Old Faithful to shame. It has three different places that water erupts from and the time I saw it after it started to subside it erupted again. If you are
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I've never seen the Grand Geyser erupt. We'd just finished seeing the Riverside Geyser and continued up the boardwalk toward the Grand Geyser when we saw a crowd waiting. Just as we arrived....the show started. This geyser is beyond spectacular. It erupts almost like
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Come and watch the "opening act", Marmots playing on the rocks around the geyser. This doesn't go off timely like Old Faithful, there is a "window" of time posted. We meet some "Geyser Gazers" who gave us some points to watch leading up to an eruption. There are two pots on
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