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The Geysers of Yellowstone

 

 


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Upper Geyser Basin




Old Faithful Geyser


Interval: 45 to 120 minutes
Duration: 1 1/2 to 5 minutes
Height: 106 to 184 feet
Photo - 19990111H0064
January 11, 1999

Old Faithful Geyser

Old Faithful Geyser



Beehive Geyser

Beehive Geyser




Beehive Geyser


Interval: 9 to 28 hours to days
Duration: 5 minutes
Height: 150 to 200 feet
Photo - 20000601H0002
June 1, 2000






Castle Geyser


Interval: 10 1/2 to 11 1/2 hours
Duration: 1 hour
Height: 30 to 100 feet
Photo - 20010910H0051
September 10, 2001

Castle Geyser

Castle Geyser



Daisy Geyser

Daisy Geyser




Daisy Geyser


Interval: 85 to 120 minutes
Duration: 3 to 4 minutes
Height: 75 feet
Photo - 20000531H0033
May 31, 2000






Grotto Geyser


Interval: 7 to 24 hours
Duration: 2 to 15 hours
Height: 15 to 60 feet
Photo - 20010911M0613
September 11, 2001

Grotto Geyser

Grotto Geyser



Grotto Fountain

Grotto Fountain




Grotto Fountain


Interval: 7 to 24 hours
Duration: 7 to 53 minutes
Height: 30 to 83 feet
Photo - 20010911M0620
September 11, 2001






Riverside Geyser


Interval: 5 1/2 to 8 1/2 hours
Duration: 21 minutes
Height: 75 feet
Photo - 19990115H0016
January 15, 1999

Riverside Geyser

Riverside Geyser



Fan and Mortar

Fan and Mortar




Fan and Mortar


Interval: 2 1/2 days to months
Duration: 45 minutes
Height: 100 to 125 feet
Photo - 20010909M0422
September 9, 2001






Grand Geyser


Interval: average near 8 hours
Duration: 9 to 12 minutes
Height: up to 200 feet
Photo - 19990115H0039
January 15, 1999

Grand Geyser

Grand Geyser



Sawmill Geyser

Sawmill Geyser




Sawmill Geyser


Interval: 1 to 3 hours (when active)
Duration: 12 minutes to hours
Height: 3 to 35 feet
Photo - 20010910M0446
September 10, 2001






Penta Geyser


Interval: 6 hours to days
Duration: 35 to 150 minutes
Height: 25 feet
Photo - 20000531S0002
May 31, 2000

Penta Geyser

Penta Geyser



Lion Geyser

Lion Geyser




Lion Geyser


Interval: 1 to 3 hours to 8 to 19 hours
Duration: 2 to 6 minutes
Height: 30 to 98 feet
Photo - 20010527M0021
May 27, 2001






Plume Geyser


Interval: minutes to hours
Duration: 1 minute
Height: 3 to 25 feet
Photo - 20000527S0002
May 27, 2000

Plume Geyser

Plume Geyser



Lone Star Geyser Basin

Lone Star Geyser

Lone Star Geyser




Lone Star Geyser


Interval: 3 hours
Duration: 30 minutes
Height: 45 feet
Photo - 20000125H0035
January 25, 2000



Lower Geyser Basin
Fountain Flat Drive




Great Fountain Geyser


Interval: 9 to 16 hours
Duration: 30 to 90 minutes
Height: 100 to 230 feet
Photo - 20010910H0066
September 10, 2001

Great Fountain Geyser

Great Fountain Geyser



White Dome Geyser

White Dome Geyser




White Dome Geyser


Interval: 9 minutes to hours
Duration: 2 minutes
Height: 30 feet
Photo - 20000531M0194
May 31, 2000






Pink Cone Geyser


Interval: 13 to 17 hours
Duration: 2 hours
Height: 30 feet
Photo - 20010527M0018
May 27, 2001

Pink Cone Geyser

Pink Cone Geyser



Steady Geyser

Steady Geyser




Steady Geyser


Interval: continuous
Duration: continuous
Height: 5 to 30 feet
Photo - 20010909M0395
September 9, 2001






Artesia Geyser


Interval: 30 to 50 seconds when active
Duration: 10 to 30 seconds
Height: 5 to 30 feet
Photo - 20010909M0407
September 9, 2001

Artesia Geyser

Artesia Geyser



Lower Geyser Basin
Fountain Paint Pot

Fountain Geyser

Fountain Geyser




Fountain Geyser


Interval: 4 to 20 hours when active
Duration: 30 to 50 minutes
Height: 20 to 100 feet
Photo - /20010101H0002
January 1, 2001






Clepsydra Geyser


Interval: steady
Duration: steady
Height: 10 to 45 feet
Photo - 20010910M0573
September 10, 2001

Clepsydra Geyser

Clepsydra Geyser



Norris Geyser Basin

Echinus Geyser

Echinus Geyser




Echinus Geyser


Interval: 20 to 80 minutes
Duration: 1 to 70 minutes
Height: 10 to 125 feet
Photo - 20000604M0275
June 4, 2000






Steamboat Geyser


Interval: minutes; years
Duration: seconds; hours
Height: 20 to 100 feet; to 386 feet
Photo - 19990629H0006
June 29, 1999

Steamboat Geyser

Steamboat Geyser



Veteran Geyser

Veteran Geyser




Veteran Geyser


Interval: minutes to hours
Duration: seconds to 2 1/2 minutes
Height: 3 to 40 feet
Photo - 19990629H0022
June 29, 1999



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