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S Rim Trail, Yellowstone National Park

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Hike on S Rim Trail for a visually spectacular experience. Witness the many waterfalls that follow the trail, both large and small. Observe as the water cuts through the rocky hills, and don’t be surprised if you run into some animals, as they are known to wander through this peaceful area. Climb the Artist Point for an open view of the valley. Use it as a photo op because it provides memorable vista. Talk to the park rangers for information about the plants, and animals, as well as the history of the park, and the trail itself. Alternatively, choose a ranger-guided hike where they give out information as you pass the important spots on the trail. Plan your S Rim Trail visit and explore what else you can see and do in Yellowstone National Park using our Yellowstone National Park vacation builder.
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  • Another location with spectacular views of the Canyon and the fall of water, parking and trail relatively easy to navigate, you stop at every moment to take photos, amazing!
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  • The South Rim trail offers great views of the Canyon and waterfalls - similar to the North Rim Trail-
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  • Our visit was on a cloudy and misty day, but was certainly still a great view. I shot some video of the river I really like. I very much enjoyed watching people from all over the world appreciate the ...  more »