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Geysers of Yellowstone - Part 1
Sampling of the many geysers in Yellowstone













Upper Geyser Basin





Old Faithful

Interval: 45 to 120 minutes
Duration: 1 1/2 to 5 minutes
Height: 106 to 184 feet







Beehive

Interval: 9 to 28 hours to days
Duration: 5 minutes
Height: 150 to 200 feet







Castle

Interval: 10 1/2 to 11 1/2 hours
Duration: 1 hour
Height: 30 to 100 feet







Daisy

Interval: 85 to 120 minutes
Duration: 3 to 4 minutes
Height: 75 feet







Grotto

Interval: 7 to 24 hours
Duration: 2 to 15 hours
Height: 15 to 60 feet







Grotto Fountain

Interval: 7 to 24 hours
Duration: 7 to 53 minutes
Height: 30 to 83 feet







Riverside

Interval: 5 1/2 to 8 1/2 hours
Duration: 21 minutes
Height: 75 feet







Fan and Mortar

Interval: 2 1/2 days to months
Duration: 45 minutes
Height: 100 to 125 feet







Grand

Interval: average near 8 hours
Duration: 9 to 12 minutes
Height: up to 200 feet







Sawmill

Interval: 1 to 3 hours (when active)
Duration: 12 minutes to hours
Height: 3 to 35 feet







Penta

Interval: 6 hours to days
Duration: 35 to 150 minutes
Height: 25 feet







Lion

Interval: 1 to 3 hours to 8 to 19 hours
Duration: 2 to 6 minutes
Height: 30 to 98 feet







Plume

Interval: minutes to hours
Duration: 1 minute
Height: 3 to 25 feet





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