Hiking Project Logo

Old Faithful

Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Weather Averages


High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w/
 
J F M A M J J A S O N D

159 mi 257 km of trail 6 Recommended Routes

Gems 3 Gems Easy Trails 21 Trails Intermediate Trails 17 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail

Area suggestions or local tips? Tell us!
Hiking Project is built by hikers like you.
Share what you know about this area with the community.

Gems in Old Faithful - 3

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Gems

gem Favorite Grand Prismatic.

Grand Prismatic

(86) Yellows…, WY
gem Favorite Old Faithful.

Old Faithful

(75) Old Fai…, WY
gem Favorite Old Faithful.

Old Faithful Inn

(34) Old Fai…, WY

Recommended Routes in Old Faithful - 6

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Recommended Routes

Favorite Bison in Biscuit Basin area. with permission from Richard Ryer
Intermediate

Mystic Falls Loop

3.5 mi 5.6 km 597' Up 182.07 m Up 596' Down 181.64 m Down

Yellows…, WY
Favorite Grand Prismatic Hot Spring as seen from Fountain Flats Drive.
Intermediate

Fairy Falls-Imperial Geyser

6.6 mi 10.7 km 220' Up 67.18 m Up 220' Down 67.13 m Down

Old Fai…, WY
Favorite Yellowstone NP
Intermediate/Difficult

Bechler Canyon

31.6 mi 50.9 km 1,408' Up 429.16 m Up 2,766' Down 843.04 m Down

Old Fai…, WY
Favorite Old Faithful.
Easy/Intermediate

Observation Point-Geyser Hill

2.3 mi 3.6 km 263' Up 80.04 m Up 263' Down 80.1 m Down

Old Fai…, WY
Favorite Lone Star Geyser is a real "star," well worth the time to visit.
Intermediate

Shoshone Lake & Geyser Basin

21.2 mi 34.1 km 1,204' Up 367.11 m Up 1,537' Down 468.54 m Down

Old Fai…, WY
Favorite Grand Prismatic Hot Spring as seen from Fountain Flats Drive.
Easy/Intermediate

Grand Prismatic-Fairy Falls-Imperial Geysir Overlook

7.4 mi 11.9 km 629' Up 191.85 m Up 628' Down 191.41 m Down

Old Fai…, WY

Trails in Old Faithful - 33

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Trails

0.5 mi 0.8 km #1Midway Geyser Basin Trail
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
Easy
Yellowstone, WY 23 
0.6 mi 1.0 km #2Fountain Paint Pot Trail
Easy
Old Faithful Village, WY
Easy
Old Faithful Village, WY 21 
0.3 mi 0.5 km #3Grand Prismatic Overlook
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY 14 
2.1 mi 3.3 km #4Upper Geyser Basin Trail
Easy
Old Faithful Village, WY
Easy
Old Faithful Village, WY 23 
26.4 mi 42.5 km #5Bechler River Trail
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
2.8 mi 4.5 km #6Lone Star Geyser Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY 10 
1.4 mi 2.3 km #7Mystic Falls Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Yellowstone, WY
Intermediate/Difficult
Yellowstone, WY
7.1 mi 11.4 km #8Shoshone Lake Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #9Observation Point Trail
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
0.3 mi 0.4 km #10Black Sand Basin Trail
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
2.5 mi 4.1 km #11Fern Cascade Loop Trail
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
0.6 mi 0.9 km #12Geyser Hill Trail
Easy
Old Faithful Village, WY
Easy
Old Faithful Village, WY 12 
0.5 mi 0.9 km #13Biscuit Basin Trail
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
4.1 mi 6.6 km #14Fairy Falls Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
1.7 mi 2.7 km #15Imperial Meadows Trail
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
0.6 mi 1.0 km #16Observation Point Spur
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
3.0 mi 4.8 km #17Howard Eaton Trail: Old Faithful-Lone Star Geyser
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
Intermediate
Old Faithful Village, WY
2.6 mi 4.2 km #18Upper Geyser Basin-Biscuit Basin Trail
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
Easy
Yellowstone, WY
11.3 mi 18.1 km #19Fairy Creek Trail
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
Intermediate
Yellowstone, WY
4.2 mi 6.7 km #20Fountain Freight Road
Easy
Madison Junction, WY
Easy
Madison Junction, WY

Photos of Old Faithful - 106

Hiking Project is built by hikers like you. Add Your Photos

Grand Prismatic Hot Spring as seen from Fountain Flats Drive.
Dec 16, 2015 near Yellows…, WY
Bison in Biscuit Basin area. with permission from Richard Ryer
Mar 7, 2016 near Yellows…, WY
Old Faithful.
May 18, 2016 near Old Fai…, WY
Firehole River at sunset.
Apr 17, 2016 near Yellows…, WY
Grand Prismatic.
Sep 9, 2015 near Yellows…, WY
Castle Geyser in its post-eruption steam phase.
Apr 17, 2016 near Yellows…, WY
This is the view of Grand Prismatic Spring from the trail.
<br>

<br>

<br>
This is the view of Grand Prismatic Spring from the trail.
Sep 6, 2016 near Yellows…, WY
The amazing colors of Grand Prismatic.
Apr 25, 2016 near Yellows…, WY