Mammoth Paint Pots. Lower Geyser Basin. Yellowstone Nat. Park, Wyo.
MAMMOTH PAINT POTS, LOWER GEYSER BASIN, YELLOWSTONE PARK. About 21 miles S. W. of the Norris Basin, by way of Madison Junction, we reach the Lower Geyser Basin which is intermediate between the Norris Basin and the Upper Basin both in location and in the magnitude of its gushers. The Lower Basin is the most extensive of any in area, covering about 12 square miles. But its attractiosn are so widely scattered that all of them cannot be readily visited. It boasts, however, what was once the greatest geyser in the world; Excelsior. It also contains the Fountain and the Great Fountain, geysers of the ...
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