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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  • Can't describe the scenery and how beautiful it is. Make sure you get out of your car and take it all in. Many hikes in the surrounding area. All worth it 
  • gorgeous canyons from the top of which you can enjoy a splendid view! If you have time soon also trails that will take you to the bottom
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  • You must stop here. The views of the canyons are spectacular. I would say they rival the Grand Canyon in AZ.