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Yellowstone's Fairy Falls And Imperial Geyser Hike

Duration: 5 hours



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Fairy Falls is Yellowstone's most popular hike, and you can add on another trail from there to Imperial Geyser, which is surrounded by a particularly beautiful pool! The hike takes five to six hours, from West Yellowstone. Crossing the Firehole River, we'll walk through the Midway Geyser Basin, coming across a few smaller hot springs, until we see steam billowing off both Grand Prismatic Spring and Excelsior Geyser Crater. After passing the rear of Grand Prismatic, we'll take a side trail to Fairy Falls, through a forest of new growth lodgepole pine trees. From Fairy Falls we'll make our way across a creek towards Imperial Geyser. The trail is pretty deserted now, as we meander in and out of forests, and across an open plain. We'll eat our sack lunches at the colorful Imperial Geyser, hopefully watching it erupt as we do so! Spray Geyser is visited on the way back. The hike is about six miles (9.6 kilometres) round trip. At least half the group must have bear spray!

Ticket Options

1 Option Available

Yellowstone's Fairy Falls And Imperial Geyser Hike: $183

Ticket Information

  • Mobile or paper ticket accepted
  • One per booking

What's Included

  • Sack lunch.
  • Transportation from West Yellowstone, although you can also meet us at the trailhead.
  • Water.
  • The services of a skilled guide.

What's not Included

  • Guide's gratuity.
  • Bear spray.
  • ParkEntry - $20 (exempted if you have NationalPark/Veterans/Senior/Military/6dayYellowStoneCar Pass)
  • Bear spray

Cancellation Policy

  • All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.

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