Exploring Yellowstone: The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon of Yellowstone is stunning. The raging, crystal blue Yellowstone river carves it's way through the yellow and red canyon. And then, of course, there is the massive waterfall located at one end of the canyon. Roughly 20 miles long and ranging between 900 and 1,200 feet in depth, this massive geologic feature... Continue Reading →

Exploring Yellowstone: Mammoth Hot Springs

What makes something as remarkable as the Mammoth Hot Spring Terraces? There are four key ingredients: heat, water, limestone and a rock fracture system that allows hot water to reach the earth's surface. Yellowstone has all of these elements and the Mammoth Hot Spring Terraces are a grand display of it. This major thermal feature... Continue Reading →

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