Old Faithful

Welcome sign for Bridge Bay Campground in Yellowstone National Park
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A bison in Yellowstone National Park gored a 72-year-old woman Thursday evening.

A grizzly bear walks through the trees near Swan Lake in Yellowstone National Park on June 06, 2015.
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A hiker received minor injuries from a grizzly bear Monday in Yellowstone National Park.

A sign near Gardiner, Montana, sits near the north entrance to Yellowstone National Park, May 16, 2019.
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Yellowstone National Park is seeking public comment on an updated proposal to replace, improve and expand existing Wi-Fi access in some areas.

Two men walk up to Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park.
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Two men pleaded guilty in December to trespassing on the cone of Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park. 

Vice President Mike Pence speaks about infrastructure as Old Faithful erupts, Yellowstone National Park, June 13, 2019.
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Vice President Mike Pence visited Yellowstone National Park Thursday to discuss the Park Service’s backlog of maintenance projects. Pence says the Trump administration is committed to conservation and improving national parks infrastructure.

Mammoth Hot Springs in Yellowstone National Park releases steam into the bright blue sky, May 2019.
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Yellowstone National Park is famous for its explosive geysers, bubbling mud pots and psychedelic hot springs. Some visitors don’t realize it’s all part of a very large, active volcanic system. Others worry it’s going to erupt at any moment. Michael Poland, the Scientist-in-Charge of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory, busts some myths and shares what’s really happening below the surface.

Old Faithful gets all the attention, but a geyser called Steamboat is the world’s tallest active geyser. And it’s acting a little odd.