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Mammoth Hot Springs

1 Grand Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-2263
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Beautiful limestone formations make this hot spring unique.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Grand Loop Road, Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 307-344-2263
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This amazing place seems to change before your eyes. There is so much to see and wonder about. Take the hike up to the upper terrace for sure. it's busy so bring your patience and your camera!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Parking is limited. Most at the bottom of mammoth hot spring. One at the top. The trail goes from bottom to top. Although not very active like old faithful, Mammoth hot spring is a Must see

Thank kxz255
Reviewed 4 days ago

We drove from Rapid city to Salt Lake City in 14 days, we stayed at different places motels to luxury hotel and luxury tents, we found out that not really worth spending a mint on luxury hotels, when you hardly stay in the hotel, we...More

Thank karen f
Reviewed 4 days ago

Mammoth Hot Springs gives visitors a visual of the current activity of the springs but also what would have been over the pasts years and decades. It looked like the flow and origination of the geo-thermal activity has shifted over the years giving different characteristics...More

Thank mailmandy
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for a couple hours during a wonderful Caravan Tour lasting seven days, including two days at Yellowstone NP. We were lucky to see a herd of elk crossing the road. Two mama elk came back and called to their resting babies to...More

Thank hajanne
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you have the time walk up the terraces. It takes approx. 30 minutes. The views are breath taking.

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Driving through a time portal, we erased millions of years and ended up where the earth was being formed. Earthquakes cracking and splitting open volcanoes erupting and forming land rushing waters filling the gorges to cool the boiling earth And growing all varieties of vegetation...More

Thank yachthollywood
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very interesting sight to see. What looks like snow and ice is hot thermals with water running out of them. I was told that years ago there was a great deal of water that ran out of them so much it looked...More

Thank brooksgallery
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very interesting geological form displayed for the public. It is extremely popular location so there are many people trying to see it. In Yellowstone at this attraction you have the classic boardwalk so make sure to get there early to avoid the difficult parking...More

Thank sunsetch4ser
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since we were tired pf driving we decided to drop seeing this place. But one of our friends suggested we must see this place so we went. It was awesome. It would have been a loss hadn't we come here. Beautiful place!

Thank Tehreem T
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22 April 2017|
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Response from Nikki A | Reviewed this property |
no too hot and not allowed.
22 March 2017|
Response from biztraveler05340 | Reviewed this property |
Contact the Park Service or visit their website for Yellowstone for the latest information on the roads.
19 February 2017|
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Response from luckylanna | Reviewed this property |
Depending on how busy it is when you go, I'd recommend the parking areas that are road-side right next to the springs. There are separate parking areas near the upper & lower sections. If it's really busy when you go, you... More