Devils Tower National Monument

Devils Tower National Monument was the first National Monument dedicated in the United States. It is revered by Indigenous people, scientists, outdoor enthusiasts, and tourists alike.

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Yellowstone NP: Grand Canyon North Rim

Sunrise is a great time to visit the North Rim of the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone! In the 2 hours that I was hiking, driving, scenic viewing the North Rim, I saw maybe 20 people. It was awesome! The sunrise lit up the canyon walls beautifully. Definitely one of my favorite sunrises of all time.…

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Yellowstone NP: Norris Geyser Basin

Norris Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park is a relatively less crowded way to see hydro thermal features.

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Yellowstone NP: Mammoth Hot Springs Area

Mammoth Hot Springs Area is in the north west section of Yellowstone National Park.

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park is a magical place that I intend to visit again and again. There is so much to see and do. This post is an overview of my trips to Yellowstone, divided up by area of the park.

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Yellowstone NP: Artist Paintpots

The hydro-thermal features (hot springs, mudpots, and small geysers) in this area received their name because they reminded first explorers of an artist’s paint palette. It is a 1.2 mile walk around the paintpots.

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Yellowstone NP: Mount Washburn

Mount Washburn trail has officially made it on my list of top 10 favorite hikes. You start out with amazing views and by the time you reach the summit they become incredible. On a clear day, you can see Grand Teton mountain over 50 miles away. I didn’t get that lucky with the weather, but…

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