Typically, Beehive's activity is not predictable, but when eruption cycles start, intervals between eruptions can range from 10 hours to 5 days.
An average eruption lasts approximately 5 minutes.
Geysers are hot springs that erupt periodically. In Yellowstone National Park all of the ingredients needed for geyser activity are present; heat, water, and underground rock hard enough to withstand intense pressures.
Location. 44° 27.816′ N, 110° 49.745′ W. Marker is in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, in Park County. Marker is on Old Faithful Area. Touch for map. Marker is on boardwalk behind Old Faithful. Marker is in this post office area: Yellowstone National Park WY 82190, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Snow-Movers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Crested Pool (approx. 0.4 miles away); Castle Geyser (approx. 0.4 miles away);
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