Silex Spring photos


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Silex Spring gets its name from the silica which is prevalent in the surrounding volcanic rocks and which is dissolved by the superheated water of Silex Spring.  Silex is latin for silica.  Lower Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming Silex Spring gets its name from the silica which is prevalent in the surrounding volcanic rocks and which is dissolved by the superheated water of Silex Spring.  Silex is latin for silica.  Lower Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming Silex Spring, Fountain Paint Pot area of Lower Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

Updated: September 27, 2021