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Fountain Paint Pot is in the Lower Geyser Basin on the west side of the park south of the Madison Junction. It is a great spot to get out and stretch your legs. There is a good boardwalk trail leading around the thermal area. A...More
This is a less crowded thermal area of the park near the Grand Prismatic Spring and Old Faithful. There's a big parking lot where there is rarely much of a wait for a spot. The thermal features are interesting plus there are expansive views of...More
Fountain Paint Pot offers unusual sights of bubbling mud along along with hot springs and colorful (bacteria laden) water streams. The boardwalk is an easy walk of perhaps a half mile and well worth your time.
This whole area has a lot to offer and many different types of geological features that you can learn about. I think that it would have been a bit less impressive if I didn't have a tour guide with me explaining everything that I was...More
That says it all - a little pool of bubbles. Interesting perhaps, but not terribly rewarding after waiting or 30 minutes to fit into the teeny parking area. Pales in comparison to the larger geyser basins.