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Wildlife Viewing in West Yellowstone

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Visit: Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, 201 South Canyon, West Yellowstone, MT 59758

See LIVE grizzlies and wolves at this AZA Accredited, Not-for-Profit Wildlife Park and Educational Facility. Experience: a new River Otter Habitat, live Bird-of-Prey Exhibits, view wolves from the Naturalist Cabin, Keeper Kid's (hide food for the bears), Wolf Enrichment, Safety in Bear Country Programs, Yellowstone Park Ranger Talks, a World-Class Bear museum, intriguing films and presentations. Open 365 days (GWDC bears DO NOT hibernate). Admission is good for two consecutive days. One block from Yellowstone National Park.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited as a group of adults, and saw the animals as expected. This place is more for family with young children.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a not for profit center that takes animals that are hard to see (bears and wolves, for example) and are unfortunately not able to live out in the wild and cares for them. My kids loved the place because you could see so...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank joeK7349ZL
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bears were the best part of this sanctuary to see. There were wolf pups that were fun to watch as well. A great way to see wildlife if you have a hard time seeing anything up close in Yellowstone itself. Don’t need to stay...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The animals seem well cared for and are not bred in captivity. This is a haven for animals which would otherwise be euthanized.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank amyg734
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove from West Yellowstone to the east side just west of Cody WY. Since it was late July, the roads were pretty crowded and there were a few "dumb tourist" incidents. It's a lot better to drive in the fall.

Date of experience: July 2019
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