Earthquake Lake, West Yellowstone

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  • While visiting this area last fall I made a point to stop at Earthquake Lake. It is a beautiful lake surrounded by mountainous terrain. It was very serene and tranquil the day I went. The sun glistene...  more »
  • excallent place to go for a walk and to see the nature , excellent location , wonderful mountains , the snow was excellent , had a good day  more »
  • The visitor center is an excellent place to visit to learn about the 1959 earthquake.It has lots of pictures and videos about that quake that was 7.4 in magnitude.  more »

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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.
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