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Dragon's Mouth Springs

Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Great fun for Adults and Kids alike

Great fun attraction , easy to Imagine a Dragon with bad breath hangs out inside in the cave I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
chris l
Christchurch, New Zealand
Worth a Stop

It doesn't seem like much, and it wasn't my favourite spot in the park. But it is still worth a... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Mulan H
Wollongong, Australia
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“mud volcano” (25 reviews)
Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great fun attraction , easy to Imagine a Dragon with bad breath hangs out inside in the cave I would lov to make a cave like this at home

Thank chris l
Reviewed 22 November 2017

It doesn't seem like much, and it wasn't my favourite spot in the park. But it is still worth a stop. Children would like to listen to the sound the Dragon's Mouth makes, but it does smell!

Thank Mulan H
Reviewed 14 November 2017

An easy stop along the Grand Loop road finds a series of small mud springs near the Yellowstone river. Nothing spectacular but interesting nonetheless.

Thank chmeee5
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is part of the Mud Volcano tour, which is a series of acidic hot springs that cause the mud to bubble (since it's being dissolved by the acid created by the microbes digesting the hydrogen sulfide) and steam. It really does dragon lair with...More

Thank Lisamarie1138
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It's really fun to view the Spring water flowing out from the "Dragon's Mouth". The heavy water flowing, the smoke from the "mouth" and the snort is the charming part of this place. Really glad that we made a stop at this point and found...More

Thank Chezmoi2402
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The Dragon's Mouth Springs certainly live up to their name. Steam comes pouring out of this natural phenomenon.

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The heaving waters that snort and spit make you believe there's a dragon inside--our kids were absolutely enchanted here. Quick stop, not too far to walk from the parking lot.

Thank wellsfam
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Like many areas of Yellowstone, this area of thermal features requires some hiking - including some pretty steep climbs. But the bubbling mud, steaming cauldrons, and algal mats are fascinating. This stop gives you a good idea of just how volatile much of the park...More

Thank PBCGuy
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Wow. This is amongst the mud pools boardwalk and it really does look like a smoking dragon's mouth puffing away constantly. Good fun and different. Take a video.

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The smells can be a little off putting but these geysers are amazing to see. Take the time to walk this loop, you won't regret it.

Thank Tracy W
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