Tag Archives: Firehole River

Old Yellowstone: History of Fan and Mortar Geysers

Although not as famous as nearby Grotto or Grand Geysers, Fan and Mortar Geysers are an eminent delight to visitors.

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Yellowstone Natural History: The Water Ouzel

The water ouzel, or American dipper, is a familiar sight in Yellowstone National Park streams.

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Amendment Wants To Open More Yellowstone Waterways to Paddling

One Wyoming legislator is looking to open parts of Yellowstone National Park and Grand Teton National Park to paddling.

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Yellowstone Natural History: Elk

Elk aren’t exclusive to Yellowstone National Park, but they rank among its most beloved herbivores, second only to bison.

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Old Yellowstone: History of Sapphire Pool

Before the 1959 Hebgen Lake Earthquake, Sapphire Pool was a placid and majestic feature.

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Yellowstone Spotlight: Lone Star Geyser

In our experience, the most popular geysers in Yellowstone National Park tend to be the most predictable ones.

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Yellowstone Natural History: Ospreys

Have you ever seen an osprey in Yellowstone National Park? They’re not uncommon if you know where to look.

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Two More Yellowstone Bison Gorings Occur

Yellowstone National Park South Entrance, Yellowstone visitation

Two more people have been injured in encounters with Yellowstone bison.

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Restocking Yellowstone’s Goose Lake with Cutthroat Trout

Spawning Cutthroat Trout

Spawning Cutthroat TroutThe restoration of native fish in Yellowstone National Park is moving forward, as an effort is underway at Goose Lake and two nearby lakes to remove non-native Rainbow trout and then stock the lakes with genetically pure native Westslope cutthroat trout.

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The Week That Was: July 31

Artist Paint Pots

Artist Paint Pots

It was a somber week in Yellowstone National Park and surrounding areas, with multiple deaths and losses on the record, some tragic, some part of everyday life. On the plus side, it was the week where the Beach Fire was totally contained and Vice-President Joe Biden gave some inspirational remarks to Park workers. Here's the list of the most popular new stories on Yellowstone Insider the past week, as ranked by page views.

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