Stunning Sunset Lights Sky Over Clepsydra Geyser

A stunning sunset created brilliant shades of orange and red in Yellowstone’s famous Clepsydra geyser, recently shared video shows.

This footage was shot by Cindy Shaffer, a Montana native who regularly posts footage from visits to Yellowstone National Park and the nearby Grand Tetons National Park.

The geyser has erupted on a near continuous basis since the 1959 Hebgen earthquake, the park said. Credit: Cindy Shaffer via Storyful

Video transcript

- I'm catching Clepsydra Geyser with sunset. Oh my God, is this ever beautiful? It looks like a big fire. Look at that. Oh, it's beautiful. I'm catching Clepsydra Geyser with sunset. Oh my God, is this ever beautiful? It looks like a big fire. Look at that. Oh, it's beautiful.

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