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Address: Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Bison, Bison, Bison

Theyre just Bison laying all over. It made me feel as if I was hunting them. We just sat there on the side of the road watching them behave as animals do. But just to be among... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Soapy S
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Minneapolis, Minnesota

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roseville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went deep into the Lamar Valley by horse and pack string. The views, the wildlife and the overall peacefulness can be mesmerizing to say the least. Plan on being out there for several days to fly fish, see the wild, and enjoy all nature has to offer.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Theyre just Bison laying all over. It made me feel as if I was hunting them. We just sat there on the side of the road watching them behave as animals do. But just to be among them was quite peaceful.

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Spokane, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beautiful setting with ample opportunity to view wildlife from your car. Wide-open views, but reserve enough time to get through all the bison induced traffic jams.

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Hampton, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made our visit to Lamar Valley on a late evening about Dusk. We saw many Buffalo and Prong Horns. It was well worth the visit.

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Redmond, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bison dotting the landscapes, turning the hill from green to brown. I saw that this "hill" was actually a herd of Bison with like, 500 Bison.

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Galashiels, Scottish Borders
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in winter to try and see the Wolves. Very cold in winter. Managed to see a pack from a distance. Made the trip

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Burien, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our third visit to the Lamar Valley in winter. Amazing place. We saw a wolf pack almost every morning. Bob Cat very close. Bison with snow. Foxes. We started from Gardiner at 6 a.m. each morning so we could arrive at the crack of dawn. Amazing place.

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Brockenhurst, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an incredible place to watch buffalo from. Herds of over 100 roam the valley crossing the road as close to your car as you would wish (at times too close). We visited as a family and after a day visiting the sites would often sit on a bank and watch the wildlife show in front of us.

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Butler, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of bison, elks, fox and otters . A very nice drive after leaving Snow Lodge/ Old Faithful on the way out, as a side trip

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took one of the Yellowstone Association's tours through the Lamar Valley this winter. The valley offers wonderful wildlife, hiking trails just off the main road, and beautiful views of the North Ridge. In the winter you can often see the wolves around here, and there are herds of bison and elk just off the road (and sometimes even in... More 

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