Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Lower Falls & Private Hike

We did a hike of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone Lower Falls with our friends Jen & Deas of NealysonWheels led by Ranger Steve.  Ranger Steve gave us a history of the Canyon and the discussed the first non-Native American visitors to the Canyon – and Yellowstone National Park-  America’s first park and “The National Park” … More Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Lower Falls & Private Hike

It’s Crowded! It’s Mobbed! So Many People Speaking others Languages! It’s…Old Faithful!

Old Faithful Geyser Basin – aka Upper Geyser Basin   One of our first stops in Yellowstone Park was the infamous Upper Geyser Basin – the fascinating, much-loved, crowded, trampled Basin. The most famous spot in the park – visited by most who come to the area. Crowded and occasionally frustrating, once you venture away … More It’s Crowded! It’s Mobbed! So Many People Speaking others Languages! It’s…Old Faithful!

Old Faithful Inn

Yellowstone’s Old Faithful Inn    The Old Faithful Inn provides a glimpse into the Park’s past and the creation of the jewel that is Yellowstone…The building was constructed by the Great Northern Pacific railroad – construction carried out over 1903-1904 – to attract wealthy visitors who demanded good lodging.     Using locally-obtained materials, the … More Old Faithful Inn

Greetings from another Planet – Mammoth Hot Springs

Mammoth Hot Springs – another crazy – colorful – diverse area of Yellowstone National Park.  The colors, shapes, textures can be found nowhere else – outside of a fairly active thermal area. Mammoth is a large complex of hot springs on a hill of travertine in the Park adjacent to Fort Yellowstone and the Mammoth Hot … More Greetings from another Planet – Mammoth Hot Springs