Friday, August 5, 2011

Back to Yellowstone

Wednesday morning, Kevin & I were up, out and at the park entrance at 8am. We wanted to get an early start before the crowds set in.

Not long after entering the park, we saw this Elk enjoying his morning walk…

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We headed south to see the paint pots and geysers…Because it was early morning and the air was still cool, the steam was amazing coming from the geysers..

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Cascade Falls…


West Thumb Geyser Basin..

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Yellowstone Lake…


Lehardy Rapids…


This is where we found a perfect spot for a picnic lunch…


We entered Hayden Valley, where we had hopes of finding some wildlife..

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But all we saw were more Bison… Who caused quite a traffic jam..


No more wildlife for today but plenty of beauty…

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Another great day!


Debbie Goode said...

Awesome stuff!!

JB said...

Great pictures of an awesome place.

Jim and Dee said...

Great pictures! Thanks for the memories, it's beautiful!