The Boys invade Yellowstone.

The much-anticipated visit to Yellowstone National Park happened at the end of our trip. It was well worth the wait. We covered only about a quarter or a third of the loop road, entering through West and stopping at Old Faithful. But the kids were very impressed.

Tilted Trees:

We got stuck in a loooong buffalo jam and were eventually passed on the other side of the street by two slightly (& understandably) agitated buffalo. Here’s one:

We went to Firehole Falls and the Firehole Swimming Area, where my FIL and his sibs used to frolic as kids. The falls were a hit, and they probably coulda spent the rest of the day around the swimming hole. I was very tempted to take a dip. Look – a cave:


Waiting for Old Faithful (it’s a 80 minute wait now):

Scanning an Elk Herd:


About gumbygoogoo

I love Maine. I hate mosquitoes. I prefer the bottom half of a muffin to the top. Baseball yes. Boxing no. Oh, and I have 3 boys in middle school. This is my blog.
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2 Responses to The Boys invade Yellowstone.

  1. meg says:

    looks like fun! wish i was there!!

  2. Memere says:

    Awesome. Hope I can go someday.

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