Name, origin: By 1877 Gibbon Falls was know by that name, gotten from the river that it arises from.(1)
Fun Facts: For years the main tourist road passed on the east side of the falls, right side of this image.The drop s believed to go over part of the wall of the Yellowstone Caldera, which could be 640,000 years old.
Location: Located on the Grand Loop Road between Madison Junction and the Norris Geyser Basin. It is about 5 miles north and east from Madison Junction.
(1)Whittlesey, L. H. (2006). Yellowstone Place Names. Gardiner, MT: Wonderland Publishing Company. Page 116.
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