Midway Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park

One of the park's main attractions, Midway Geyser Basin features a collection of hot springs. After visiting in the 1880s, writer Rudyard Kipling called the basin the "Hell's Half Acre." Walk with caution, as the ground can be unstable due to thermal activity. To visit Midway Geyser Basin and get the most from your holiday in Yellowstone National Park, create itinerary details personal to you using our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.
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  • The boardwalk area is quite large. If you have had enough of Geysers and walking by the time you get here make sure that you stop for the Grand Prismatic Spring. It really is pretty. If you would like...  more »
  • I was in awe of the geyser basin and the majestic nature of it! The signs of wildlife all around made you wonder what happens when you aren't there!  more »
  • It is simply unreal. The swirling steam coming from the hot springs, and the other-worldly colors. Photos do not do it justice.  more »
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