Firehole Lake Drive

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Firehole Lake Drive is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for nature trips and scenic driving and is best used from April until October.

3.3 miles
160 feet
Point to Point

kid friendly

nature trips

scenic driving


wild flowers


Firehole Lake Drive is a 2-mile (3 km) drive that passes geysers, hot lakes, hot springs-even a hot cascade. From Fountain Paint Pot, drive 1.2 mile (2 km) south (toward Old Faithful) to Firehole Lake Drive. Firehole Lake Drive is a one-way road south of Madison Junction in Yellowstone National Park. The road passes several pools, geysers, and two boardwalks.

29 days ago

scenic driving
1 month ago

Easy drive for some scenery, with a few cool stops.

scenic driving
2 months ago

Nice side road to some different geysers.

3 months ago

You need to take this trail. And try to hit it where you can see the fountain geyser go off. It's beautiful and we just happened to get there to see it. It's an easy drive with some neat pools/geysers.

scenic driving
3 months ago

8 months ago

scenic driving
Sunday, July 24, 2016