Hymen Terrace, Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone Nat. Park, Wyo.
HYMEN TERRACE, MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, YELLOWSTONE NAT. PARK. The celebrated Mammoth Hot Springs lie a little to the W. of old Fort Yellowstone, formerly an army post but since 1917 the headquarters of the Park Rangers. The beautiful terraces which have been slowly built up by deposits from the lime-charged waters of the steaming and, in some cases, boiling pools present one of the most striking panoramas to be seen in the Park. These terraces are veritable mountains, covering at least 200 acres and with a total height of over 200 ft. The springs whose mineral deposits are continually creating these ...
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