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Hurricane Vent


Norris Geyser Basin is one of Yellowstone Park’s most active and interesting thermal areas…there’s a lot of hissing and bubbling going on. Sitting quietly on a hillside overlooking the Porcelain Basin, Hurricane Vent is overshadowed by its flashier neighbors. Yet, with a thin blanket of steam pushed around by morning breezes, there isn’t a place at Norris I’d rather be.


The basics: earth, wind, and a hot fire down below…the water temperatures at steam vents can easily exceed 200 degrees Fahrenheit.

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