Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Yellowstone National Park

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Hike the trails and visit the waterfalls of Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, a large canyon on the Yellowstone River. The massive canyon is about 39 km (24 miles) long, between 240 and 370 m (800 and 1,200 ft) deep, and from 0.40 to 1.21 km (0.25 to 0.75 mi) wide. The hiking trails feature many observation points. Lookout Point, especially, provides an excellent view of the winding river and rock walls and gives a better sense of the canyon's size. The tallest of the waterfalls is more than 90 m (300 ft) high. To learn more about the geology and history of the canyon, join a guided hike led by a park ranger. Make Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone a part of your Yellowstone National Park vacation plans using our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.
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  • take the time and go, you won't be disappointed..as a photographer it was just something beautiful to see  more »
  • I spent 5 days in the Park. Would be 10 in good. The Grand Canyon has a sensational view. If you are in a group of people, make a little trail. I loved it and would go back in a heartbeat. In the back who can spend a couple days in Grand Teton not miss. Is sensational.
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  • This place is one of the highlights of the park! The waterfall is amazing and there are different places you can climb down to see it from different angles!. The trails are safe, but they are not reco...  more »