How big is the Yellowstone Park volcano?

Answer The Yellowstone Park volcano, also known as the Yellowstone Caldera, is 9,203 feet (2,805 meters) high. It spans an area of 28 x 47 miles (1,316 square miles). The volcano has not erupted for 70,00... Read More »

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Is Yellowstone Park a volcano?

Yellowstone Park is a volcano, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The volcano erupted 2 million years ago, 1.2 million years ago and 600,000 years ago. The final eruption produced a caldera... Read More »

What is the size of the volcano under yellowstone park?

The caldera, an underground volcanic depression, underneath Yellowstone National Park is 965 square miles. The magma chamber underneath the caldera is roughly the same size, which is a significant ... Read More »

How big is Yellowstone Park?

Yellowstone National Park is the oldest national park and covers 3,472 square miles--an area larger than the states of Rhode Island and Delaware combined. Its 2,221,766 acres stretch over the state... Read More »

Who found yellowstone park?

John Colter discovered Yellowstone Park in 1807 while visiting winter Indian camps on the behalf of the recently established Missouri Fur Trading Company. The unbelievable stories he told of geyser... Read More »