Definitions for yellowstone lake
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word yellowstone lake
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a lake in NW Wyoming, in Yellowstone National Park. 20 mi. (32 km) long; 140 sq. mi. (363 sq. km).
Category: Geography (places)
Yellowstone Lake is the largest body of water in Yellowstone National Park, The lake is 7,732 feet above sea level and covers 136 square miles with 110 miles of shoreline. While the average depth of the lake is 139 feet its deepest spot is at least 390 feet. Yellowstone Lake is the largest freshwater lake above 7,000 feet in North America. In winter, ice nearly 3 feet thick covers much of the lake, except where shallow water covers hot springs. The lake freezes over by early December and can remain frozen until late May or early June.
Find a translation for the yellowstone lake definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these yellowstone lake definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"yellowstone lake." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 19 Apr. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/yellowstone lake>.