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Yellowstone Wolf Tracker

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We are a small tour company that specializes in wildlife sightings in northern Yellowstone. Our specialty is wolf and bear watching and all of our guides are experienced wildlife biologists who are also very personable. We have been in business over...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Gardiner, MT 59030-7762
+1 406-223-6634
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been on group and individual trips into Yellowstone with Wolftracker and each and every trip was incredible. Nathan Varley and Linda Thurston, along with their highly experienced guides are absolutely the best. They are well educated and give one the best opportunity for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dave H
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Had an amazing time! The owners and our guide were very knowledgeable and accommodating and just nice people. We got to experience wolves in the wild first hand on a number of occasions, not to mention all the other critters and the beautiful scenery that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Our guide was jamie. He was amazing. Really good with the kids. So thoughtful and fun. We were extremely lucky to see wolves as soon as we pulled up. We also saw coyote, bison, goats, pronghorn, bald eagle, osprey, mule deer. The sighting of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

I went on my "wolf tour" on 1 October 2018. My tour guide, Leo Leckie, picked me up at my hotel at Canyon Village bright and early and within 2 minutes of leaving we had seen a black bear! Leo is a very patient, passionate,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

Attended the Winter Wolf Retreat 1 2018 and found it to be a fabulous experience. The guides are totally awesome with so much direct, personal experience it would fill multiple books. I met Nathan Varley in 2011 via a Yellowstone Association course and was interested...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

I'm obviously not the first to express great satisfaction with Yellowstone Wolf Tracker. We have always wanted to see the wolves in Yellowstone and booked a private guide to maximize our chances of seeing them. All I can say is that the guide service was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

We came to see Wolves and Grizzly Bears and we saw both, We fount the largest pack in the park, 22 members and the most beautiful white Alpha female. We watched them for more than an hour through the scope, took beautiful video and stills....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

We had Leo as our guide and he is amazing. His knowledge of the park and wildlife were outstanding. Our goal was to see the wolves and Leo delivered. We spent several hours viewing the wolves in the Lamar Valley. Looking forward to returning in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

First, Nathan, Linda, Leo and Liana were very nice and extremely informative about the north park and it's wildlife. This tour focused on spotting wolf packs and other wildlife. We saw wolves the first two days in the park and the third day we saw...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

A friend in Montana kindly arranged this trip, and I’m so glad she did. Yellowstone quickly exhausts superlatives – it’s some of the most stunning, dramatic and varied scenery we’ve ever seen. And with Leo as our guide, we saw a lot of it, with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Christy S
January 20, 2019|
Response from Davesmith51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, not a Government agency, main road used is open.
November 12, 2018|
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Response from YoMinGuy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they operate in Winter. In fact that's the best time to see wolves. I have a friend going with them in December! There's ample accommodation available in Gardiner. Good luck!
Joseph P
August 6, 2018|
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Response from happytrails2u2018 | Reviewed this property |
We have taken tours with Wolf Tracker twice and both times exceeded our expectations. Our guide on both trips was Evan (I requested him the second time) and he is extremely knowledgeable, personable and passionate about his... More