Morning Glory Pool

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    This was taken a few days after a 10 inch snow fall. The pool had the best color I have every seen. The colors come from algae and lichen. Different areas of pools and geysers maintain near constant temperatures. Different color algae and lichen grow at these different temperatures.

    Taken in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, U.S.A. Made from 2 photos. (CRW05936-37)

    #9 on Explorer's Most Interesting on 1/20/06.

    curlyson, roddh, Matt Cline, and 294 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Heaven`s Gate (John) 92 months ago | reply

      suberb again Roger !
      Outstanding Shots Outstanding Shot! This is my favourite of the pool!
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    2. fcphoto 91 months ago | reply

      Outstanding colors! What a fantastic nature wonder!!!
      Outstanding Shots Outstanding Shot! This is my favourite of the pool!
      (Join Outstanding Shot group and give awards!)

    3. Kirpernicus 91 months ago | reply

      The water is so clear.

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    4. bleuet / Anne-Marie 91 months ago | reply

      I'm here again my friend coz this shot is really a pure wonder ! colours and mist are so beautiful. It's very spectacular indeed :-)

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    5. mark.os 91 months ago | reply

      wow...beautiful colors

    6. beccafromportland 91 months ago | reply

      It is lovely. I saw the Morning Glory pool many years
      ago. Thanks for the memories.

    7. joao batista 90 months ago | reply

      Amazing photo! Congratulations by your photo stream, really good!

    8. Jamie Amodeo 90 months ago | reply

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    9. _minette 90 months ago | reply

      Stunning and amazing!

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    11. allr1 76 months ago | reply

      Fabulous.

    12. Deckled Edge Bindery [deleted] 75 months ago | reply

      Beautiful! We are going to Yellowstone next summer and your pictures just make me want to go now.

    13. Gabriella Carta (Italy) 53 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Opportunità (P1-C1), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    14. Gabriella Carta (Italy) 53 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Visto dai miei occhi-Seen by my eyes-Visto por mis ojos (P1-C1), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    15. EveningDawn 35 months ago | reply

      This is a real glimpse into our primeval history - nature has the bottom line on color - still amazing!

    16. jordangordon 35 months ago | reply

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