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Yellow Wood Guiding - Private Tours

Address: 241 B Courtney Lane, Estes Park, CO 80517
Phone Number: 303-775-5484
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Ranked #1 of 54 Activities in Estes Park
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Private tours, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Private customized Wildlife, Photo, and Nature Tours in Rocky Mountain National Park. Tours are...
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Type: Private tours, Sightseeing 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 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.
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Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

A wonderful experience. Jared was the ideal guide: showed these first-time snowshoers the techniques we needed, chose a fantastic and varied route, and shared his deep knowledge of the trees, geology, and wildlife along the way. He knows RMNP like the back of his hand, and is an engaging person to have a snowy adventure with. I recommend Yellow Wood... More 

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San Antonio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My daughters and I took the snowshoeing safari tour with Jared. What an amazing guide! We were a few minutes late due to snowy weather, and he was kind and understanding and got us started off right away. He knows so much about the wildlife and the history of the area, it was a joy just to listen to him... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Our wife and I made our first-ever trip to Colorado in November and the excursion with Jared was by far the highlight of our adventure. His knowledge of the area and the animals made for an awesome trip. It was a great way to start out our stay there as we learned so much about where and when to go... More 

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Paris, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I went to Estes-Park with my brother to do the snowshoeing safari in late November. Jared is an excellent guide with a good knowledge of the park's wildlife and of the site's history. The communication was very easy, and the guide really met our expectations. I highly recommend a private tour with Yellow Wood Guiding, you will have a great... More 

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atlanta
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108 reviews 108 reviews
40 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Imagine sitting next to your favorite college professor/best park ranger ever for 4 hours, listening to his/her love of nature and wealth of knowledge - we were enthralled. Yes we saw most of the animals we were interested in (marmots are already hybernating, moose are a rare sighting in RMNP), he knew right where they would be and we covered... More 

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Topeka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Jerod is a top notch instructor and photographer! He knows the area well and gave me some expert instruction on how to take better landscape photos.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

By far the best thing we did on our trip to Colorado! I can't recommend one of these photo safaris enough to anyone visiting Rocky Mountain National Park. Jared was professional and an exceptional tour guide. He picked us up promptly at our condo (bright and early at 6:15 am), and immediately proceeded to teach us about the town and... More 

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Austin, TX
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98 reviews 98 reviews
26 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Jared is that rare combination of professional photographer and outstanding teacher. He is an extremely effective and patient instructor. If you want to get the most out of his tour, watch the videos on his website before you go on your trip. We were glad we did. Jared taught us how to use our cameras more effectively. He got us... More 

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My friend and I did a Photo Safari Tour with Jared in mid-October. We were beginners with just point and shoot cameras but Jared immediately put us at ease and showed us various camera settings and other techniques to improve our photos. Jared was enthusiastic, very knowledgeable about photography and wildlife behavior, so patient answering all our questions, and had... More 

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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Jared's personalized tour of the Rockies was as good as it gets. He was knowledgable, accommodating and personable. He let us decide what we wanted to see and learn, then delivered in a professional manner. He encouraged me without pushing to overcome my fear of heights. As a result, I experienced the tour of my life! When we return to... More 

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