Not much to see this time of year but tour was very informative. We saw a falcon and antelope. A few other birds. I bet it is amazing with 9,000 elk there in the winter.
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Magnificent opportunity to go out close and see those incredible animals. We spent time at the visitor center learning the history and the mission. Very thankful for the conservation initiative. Very enjoyable time.
While on a tour we stopped at the Natl Elk Refuge and learned that the elk head to this area for the winter. Summers are spent higher up the mountains meadows. But come spring time...wish we could see it! Lookup info regarding the "elkfest". Boy...More
Great view of the Tetons but not much to see in the summer months as the Elk are up in the high country. It is a relaxing drive and would like to go back in the fall or spring to see more wildlife. You do...More
No animals around this time. But like to ride the road and see the views from the Miller house and the other ranch homes on the drive. Great view of Tetons and the Sleeping Indian.
We drove around and through the Refuge. Didn't see any elk they were all up in mountains. Did see swans, sand hill cranes, bluebirds, crossbills, ravens and Canada Geese. Spied several bison and gobs of pronghorns. Learned about their history and mission. Truly impressive.