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Safari Yellowstone Day Trips

Address: Livingston, MT 59047
Phone Number: 1-800-723-2747
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Ranked #5 of 20 Attractions in Livingston
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north carolina
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My wife and I spent three days with Carl. We were very happy that we chose him to help us tour Yellowstone. He we extremely knowledgable about park history and where to find wildlife. We would never have seen half of what we observed without him. He was very professional and taylored the tour to our interests and physical capabilities.... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We spent 3 long activity-filled days with Carl. We saw a black bear, wolves, elk & bison to our hearts content and even a coyote trotting by. Carl is a professional, with tremendous knowledge about the fauna and flora of Yellowstone NP. He made our daughter feel very special, and she is already asking about when we can go back.... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

We spent five days/four nights in mid-June with Safari Yellowstone in Yellowstone and Grand Teton parks. Having never paid for a park guide, I had mixed feelings going in, but no reservations afterwards -- definitely worthwhile! Pat (first day) and Carl were great -- informative, eagle eyed, interesting. Given the immensity of the parks, this is the efficient way to... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We spent three days with Carl last weekend and had the best experience we've had in years! We have two kids and they both fell in love with Carl. We saw at least 20 different kinds of animals, including 8 wolves, 5 grizzlies, black bears, hundreds of elk and of course thousands of bison. Carl's expertise and experience, as Welles... More 

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Novato, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
22 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

I only wish we had read Kevin H.'s review of Aug 25, 2012 before booking our 'safari' with Carl - because we had an almost identical, disappointing experience. We've been to Africa 5 times on safari and - don't believe the web site - this experience is the furthest thing from an African safari as can be imagined. Carl's idea... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

We went on a afternoon/evening trip with Carl in early October. We did not see any up close animals but after talking to others who were with different companies it seemed that we were the only group that day to see any animals (which included wolfs!). I loved the "insider" perspective Carl provides and that he has a close relationship... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

For our August visit to Yellowstone, we wanted to get away from the crowd, enjoy wilderness and see a few animals. We spent two perfect days with our guide Lynn. Without him, we would not have gotten up at 6:00 and seen wolves, we would not have even known where to go and see them, we would not have understood... More 

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Byron Center, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

We chose this activity because of the perfect 5 star rating and rave reviews on TripAdvisor. We were looking forward to it more than anything else on our vacation and, unfortunately, it did not even come close to meeting our expectations. We had Carl as our guide, and I had spoken to him personally before booking our trip and, I... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

What a fabulous week. We spent 7 days with our guide Pat. We travelled approximately 1000 miles seeing Yellowstone National Park and The Grand Tetons. Pat's knowledge was amazing he told us about the history of the area explained about the geology but most of all he knew how to find wild animals. We saw brown bears and cubs, grizzle... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Our guide, Lynn, was incredibly knowledgeable about the park, its wildlife, and its history. He pointed out the megafauna of the park, rapidly set up spotting scopes, and let us spend as much time watching romping bear cubs, gnoshing grizzlies, pronghorn, shy river otters, and spent an hour watching the elusive wolves of the park with us. His enthusiasm and... More 

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