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Yellow Wood Guiding - Private Tours

241 B Courtney Lane, Estes Park, CO 80517
303-775-5484
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Ranked #2 of 36 Activities in Estes Park
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Private customized Wildlife, Photo, and Nature Tours in Rocky Mountain National Park. Tours are limited to 4 guests, in a covered vehicle. Each guest... more » Owner description: Private customized Wildlife, Photo, and Nature Tours in Rocky Mountain National Park. Tours are limited to 4 guests, in a covered vehicle. Each guest is provided the best binoculars and camera gear available, coupled with the outstanding knowledge our guide offers. See more scenery, more wildlife, and take better pictures during your trip. No other guide service in Rocky can offer a better private customized experience. « less
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

My husband and I visited Estes Park in August and booked a photo tour with Yellow Wood Guiding. Can't speak highly enough of Jared. He was extremely professional and knowledgeable about the area. He asked great questions and made sure we had the experience we wanted. He was prompt and wanted us to get the best possible photos we could.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

I highly recommend Yellow Wood Guiding. Jared knows animals, plants, seasons and animal behavior. We learned so very much from him. Yes....we will use his service again.

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Merrick, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our interest was primarily to view the varied animal species in Rocky Mountain National Park. This is not an easy feat considering the vast size of this national park, as well as the crowds this time of year which tend to scare the animals away. We were absolutely delighted that we hired Jared to be our private guide for our... More

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Wilmington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Our wildlife & landscape photography tour with Jared this morning was excellent. We told him that our goals were to see moose and sheep, and to take a couple of nice landscapes. He found a nearly perfect moose, and we were able to safely get close to it (on one of the roads), leading to some excellent pictures (attached below).... More

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Fairview, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Our wildlife safari was the highlight of our time spent in Estes Park and the beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park. Jared is so knowledgeable about all the animals, the entire ecosystem of the area, and the history of Estes Park. Plus he supplied great equipment for viewing. If I only had to choose one activity to do in this beautiful... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Jared is a great professional. His extensive knowledge about ecology, animal behavior, geology, etc. makes this tour extremely enjoyable. We took the wildlife safari on Aug 24th, and without Jared's knowledge of the spots where the animals are we would not have been able to see that many on our own. The tour was even better than I expected, the... More

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Rockville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Jared was an excellent guide, taking us to amazing spots for both landscapes and wildlife. His knowledge of not only the park, but also of the flora and fauna seems encyclopedic. He gave us tips on both photography and local animal behavior which we were able to use after the tour ended. We also greatly appreciated the use of his... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Jared supplied very helpful information beforehand (bring a coat - it will be cold) that allowed us to visit parts of Rocky Mountain Park that we would have been unable to go to in tee shirts and shorts. We had no specific requests so we given a tour that allowed us to see animals, plants and spectacular scenery. Jared is... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This marks the second time in as many years that we have booked a tour with Jared. He never disappoints. The best guide we have ever had. Jared knows the park and the living things in it. Informative, interesting, and engaged. He works hard at locating the wildlife you would like to see and the geography that you want to... More

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Victoria, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The early morning spent with Jared of Yellow Wood Guiding was one I will always remember.....even if it did start with a 5:15 am pickup at our cabin. We picked a Photography/Wildlife option, and were not disappointed in the tour. Jared is a wealth of knowledge about the area and wildlife....he told us some very interesting facts regarding the wildlife... More

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