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Moose Falls, Yellowstone National Park

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Moose Falls is a plunge type waterfall on Crawfish Creek in Yellowstone National Park. The waterfall was named in 1885 by members of the Arnold Hague Geologic Survey for the plentiful moose found in the southern sections of the park. The falls are just 75yd west of south entrance road via an easy trail that begins 1.2mi north of the south entrance station.
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TripAdvisor
  • Beautiful falls, but only the brink is visible from the Road. Interesting hike to the base, not paved, some "stone" steps (a walking stick would have been helpful) however, sitting on a warm rock in t...  more »
  • The path down to the falls is slippery and steep in the winter, but don't let that stop you from going. It is beautiful; just take it slowly. Climb back up seems easier.  more »
  • Moose Falls is absolutely beautiful! For good pictures you'll have to make a little bit of a walk down hill! I would highly recommend the stop!  more »
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  • Jumped in there many times in the early 80's. Was great fun to climb behind the falls on the very slippery rocks.
  • Beautiful view from the road!
  • On a cloudy day, this is a great falls for photos!
  • The waterfall is beautiful but there are much better in the Park. In addition when we visited it was forbidden to approach because of the deterioration that had suffered there by thugs... A penalty
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