BEST WESTERN Cross-Winds Motor Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Microwave in room
- Swimming pool
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Indoor pool
TripAdvisor Reviews BEST WESTERN Cross-Winds Motor Inn West Yellowstone
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... clearly used newspapers for decoration. It was a well-preserved, impressive museum all the better for not have been transformed into a roadside tourist attraction.
Another fun event of note for the day was stopping by Victor, Wy so Victor could get a T-shirt from his namesake town. The local mercantile did not sell apparel but he did find a Diet Coke with his name allowing Victor to drink a Victor in Victor.
... and there were several people who were walking on the ground near Old Faithful with their selfie sticks taking pictures. There were also signs warning about not getting close to the wildlife. We only saw one buffalo, and when I stopped to take a picture there were several people standing near it for pictures. We later read there have been quite a few people gored by buffalo this year, some while taking pictures.
Our timing getting to ...
... at pools in all colors of the rainbow. Then another stop at Biscuit basin for some more pools and geysers. Then we went down Firehole lake drive and saw steaming lakes. Finally we stopped at the mud pots. At the mud pots loop the bison were crossing the boardwalk so we had to turn around and go back. Finally we were back on the road. We did laundry and took showers and packed up for the long next day of ...
... as she boiled and bubbled. Finally, up she went, right on time! The water shot high into the air and the steam rolled in release of the pressure building below. I don't know how long it lasted but it seemed to last awhile. I looked around at the faces of those around me. They had come from all over the world to see this natural wonder and she didn't disappoint.
After viewing Old Faithful we headed down to the Grand Teton ...
... is less than four and a half inches wide! When the water erupted there were lots of oohs and sash and it formed a superb spectacle for about four minutes. Geysers can be found in four regions in the world other than Yellowstone, chile, New Zealand, Iceland, and Russia. More than half the geysers in the world are at Yellowstone, which shows how important this area is, geologically.
After seeing the ...