Earthquake Lake, West Yellowstone

4.6
#3 of 7 in Parks in West Yellowstone
Earthquake Lake is located in West Yellowstone. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Earthquake Lake by using our West Yellowstone itinerary maker.
Create an itinerary including Earthquake Lake
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
321 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • August 7, 2017
    We knew nothing about Earthquake Lake and only learned of its existence because it was on our way to Helena. There is an excellent visitor center and movie discussing the great land slide that took pl...  more »
  • July 25, 2017
    The story is striking. Of the dead, high magnitude of the Quake and the creation of a Lake, it strikes the imagination. Once made, it is well a few places where you can park and read the signs, but the only thing that strikes is to see all these dead trees in the Lake. All around, the nature has reasserted itself. The real fun was watching the beautiful scenery on the roads to get there. Apart from that,.. .nothing special to see!
    View original
  • July 20, 2017
    So night of terror signs peaked our interest as we drove through the lake on our way to west Yellowstone. So we decided to come back and revisit the place. Interesting how it happened and my dad said ...  more »

Plan your trip to West Yellowstone

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone provides many options for accommodations to suit its different visitors on vacation. A rustic cabin nestled into the forest is a cozy place to relax after a day in the great outdoors, while a downtown hotel means all the town’s attractions are within easy walking distance. For an authentic taste of the Wild West, consider staying at one of the converted cattle ranches in the surrounding area. Many boast scenic grounds with opportunities to fish and ride horses.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in West Yellowstone by other users

15 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Riverside & West Yellowstone BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 18 days in Montana BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, teens, kids, popular PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, culture, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans