Perhaps one of the highlights of the whole park, the West Thumb Geyser Basin trail is a geothermal area you won't want to miss. Located near Grant Village and just east of the West Thumb Junction, this short trail offers thermal pools, small geysers, mud pots, and a beautiful walking trail all with a beautiful, … Continue reading Walking the West Thumb Geyser Basin Trail Yellowstone N.P., WY.
Duck Lake is a beautiful trail nestled just off the West Thumb Geyser Basin. It's a small paradise for the hiker that wants to find a little solitude closer to the road. It's a cool hike to a small lake and it's great for a morning stroll or a late afternoon, a last-ditch chance at … Continue reading Hiking Duck Lake in Yellowstone National Park, WY
This trip to Yellowstone was nothing like I had ever experienced in the past. It was filled with new adventures, few people, lots of wildlife, and fun adventures. One of the plans I made this trip was for a scenic cruiser ride on Lake Yellowstone, and I somehow managed to keep it a secret from Mercedes up until the event! I've wanted to get out on Yellowstone Lake in a big way before, and this seemed like the perfect opportunity for a fun time (and a surprise) and to complete my little goal!
Heyo,Yellowstone is pretty full with waterfalls. You can practically hit 10-15 just on the side of the road if you;re in the right area. We stumbled upon this one somewhere on the Grand Loop Road between West Thumb and Old Faithful.We also saw a pretty view overlooking Shoshone Lake and crossed the continental divide.Pretty cool … Continue reading Postcard: Falling In Love With Waterfalls.
Hey you,Mercedes and I hiked to a beautiful waterfall in Yellowstone called Mystic Falls. It was super pretty! There weren't many people on the trail, so we felt very alone.Then, we climbed some steep switchbacks for some beautiful panoramic views. We escaped msotly unscathed from sunburn. As a great vampire once said: “There is no … Continue reading Postcard: Hello, Brother.