Porcelain Basin, Yellowstone National Park

Porcelain Basin is located in Yellowstone National Park. Put Porcelain Basin into our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • September 28, 2017
    colours, vapours, emotions with a short path without becoming fatigued too, however one can perceive.
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  • September 26, 2017
    Located in the Norris Geyser Basin, the Porcelain Basin Trail this has to be one of the BEST spots in Yellowstone. (We could name a few :) ) Wow! Wow! Wow! The walkway/trail will take you where you ca...  more »
  • August 30, 2017
    The park service has GREAT trail maps for $1 suggested donation that detail handicap accessible (i.e., stroller friendly) trails for all the main regions. A large portion of porcelain basin was stroll...  more »

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Where to stay in Yellowstone National Park

As one of the U.S.'s most popular national parks, Yellowstone provides plenty of options for sleeping within its boundaries. Choose from lodges, inns, cabins, hotels, motels, and campgrounds throughout the park. Most of the structured accommodations lie in the park's most-visited areas, such as Mammoth Hot Springs, Tower Falls, Old Faithful Geyser, and Yellowstone Lake. Staying on the northern side of the lake puts you right in the heart of the park, making it relatively convenient to visit other areas. Resorts, lodges, and guest ranches line the road just outside the park's east entrance, and a cluster of motels and hotels fills the town of West Yellowstone near the west entrance. You can also opt for lodges and inns to the north in Gardiner, Montana, or find nearly every type of accommodation to the south in Jackson, Wyoming. Staying outside the park is fine if you plan to drive through in a day and catch the highlights, but you'll want to spend at least one night inside the park if you plan to explore it more thoroughly.
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