Firehole Canyon Drive

July 19, 2015:  Firehole Canyon Drive is a two mile, one way loop that runs off of the main road (Grand Loop) around Yellowstone to Old Faithful area with many scenic sights and even a swimming hole.  RVs and busses are prohibited.

Firehole Canyon 1

Parking is not always easy to find, but there are some pull-offs alongside the road with worthwhile views like this.

Firehole Canyon waterfall

Waterfalls are always worthwhile views and Firehole Falls is a nice one.

Firehole Canyon 2

In this area, a path leads to the water where you can take a dip in the cool waters of the Firehole River.

Firehole Canyon 3

I really enjoyed this vantage point.

Firehole Canyon 4

Looking to the side, you can check out this cave.

Judy and Me

One of the nicest parts of this drive for me is that I was able to share it with my friend, Judy, another solo fulltime RVer who I first met in Austin – so it was especially cool to meet up with her here.  This spot was at another pull-off along the way with a trail to Fairy Falls. We never made it there, but the day was a great one anyway!

arrow-right Another nearby scenic drive Firehole Lake – or – on to West Thumb Basin (my favorite)

divider-greenMailboxYour comments and feedback matter to me. The only way I know if this site is of any value to you is if you tell me about it. I love hearing from you and my mailbox is always open. Contact me or please leave comments above. Comments from folks who have "journeyed" with me at Malia's Mailbox.

Powered by WordPress. Designed by Woo Themes