Greetings from Yellowstone National Park

Norris Geyser Basin was so amazing! I am used to an urban environment with incessant ambient electrical hum and traffic noise. There were just a few of us out in this area of the park early on a Saturday morning. I have never known such peace. All I could hear were birds and steam.


Yellowstone National Park

America's first national park is named after the river that runs through it. Within the park's massive boundaries, visitors can find mountains, rivers, lakes, waterfalls and some of the most concentrated geothermal activity in the world. The park has 60% of the world’s geysers, as well as hot springs and mud pots. It is also home to diverse wildlife with the largest concentration of mammals in the Lower 48 states, including grizzly bears, wolves, bison and elk.

State(s): Idaho Montana, Wyoming,

Established: 1872

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