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by Mike
Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Yellowstone News
Topic: Steamboat Ready To Erupt ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1483

Steamboat Ready To Erupt ?

In the last few days multiple news sites have reported minor eruptions of Steamboat Geyser,these have been both verified by witnesses and by monitoring equipment.The experts can't say whether this is pre-eruption activity or just blowing off steam. I think that they have already started plowing so n...
by Mike
Wed Mar 14, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: Bears....
Replies: 4
Views: 2546

Re: Bears....

" On Tuesday, March 6, staff observed an 11-year-old male grizzly bear wearing a radio collar in the west-central part of the park. On Wednesday, March 7, employees reported seeing a grizzly bear in the east-central part of the park." http://www.kgwn.tv/content/news/First-bear-sightings-of-the-year...
by Mike
Wed Mar 14, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Yellowstone News
Topic: GTNP Road Construction
Replies: 2
Views: 1500

GTNP Road Construction

Be aware that there will be road construction on US26 @ Gros Ventre Rd starting this spring and lasting through the fall. https://www.kpvi.com/news/local_news/roundabout-being-built-in-grand-teton-national-park/article_de79e15c-2307-11e8-bf22-c3137ed3bb0b.html https://bloximages.newyork1.vip.townnew...
by Mike
Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Alternate routes in
Replies: 13
Views: 3027

Re: Alternate routes in

What time frame are you planning on ? South entrance not clear of snow till around Mother's Day,I am not sure if they "close" Flagg Ranch or it closes itself by snow and probably not driveable till June. Are you coming from the south(Salt Lake City)? if your spending your the first night in West Yel...
by Mike
Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Pictures from 2017 trips and a few older unpublished pics added in. Pictures Now Show, Sorry...
Replies: 3
Views: 1044

Re: Pictures from 2017 trips and a few older unpublished pics added in.

Wonderful shots Love the full fox, the moose in the rain ,the grizz looking in to the camera,but the balancing bear cub is a great capture
by Mike
Thu Mar 01, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: My Yellowstone Animal Wishlist
Replies: 4
Views: 1485

Re: My Yellowstone Animal Wishlist

Yep same here.Lynx,lion,and wolverine would be the top for me,lion most likely to happen,I keep looking in the cliff areas along the Yellowstone from around Tower Falls to Hellroaring Bridge.I have seen lions twice,once here in California and once in New Mexico but at that time had no interest in ph...
by Mike
Wed Sep 20, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: How early is too early?
Replies: 8
Views: 8813

Re: How early is too early?

rzrpirate wrote:
Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:31 am
we can change our plans at the last minute if late season snow hits.

Most times late season snows do not last long ,the snow is gone in a matter of hours or the next day
by Mike
Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: How early is too early?
Replies: 8
Views: 8813

Re: How early is too early?

I usually go the weeks before Mother's day(last week of April -first week of May) that allows a week in the Northern Range and then the opening of the Hayden Valley and the east entrance.The crowds are smaller but I notice every year that the early season crowds get a little bigger every year. The p...
by Mike
Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Posting
Replies: 6
Views: 18656

Re: Posting

So your post will look like this

Image

Instead of this

ImageDSC_4849 copy by Michael Williams, on Flickr

Kind of a lot of work if your posting multiple pics
by Mike
Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Posting
Replies: 6
Views: 18656

Re: Posting

Jim look at the url that you copied from flicker and just use the second bracketed url,should look like this [img]https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4251/34120408203_973ace5031_c.jpg[/img] The first url points to the page that the photo resides The third bracketed url is the "DSC # and the fourth and fi...