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Come see the magnificent wildlife that inhabits Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Park. Our Wildlife Biologist will pick you up in a luxury vehicle equipped with HD binoculars and spotting scopes. You will have an opportunity to view bison, elk...more
Jackson, WY 83002
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Reviewed September 14, 2018

On September 5, 2018 my husband and I went on the four hour Sunrise with Wildlife with Back Country Safaris. We had requested Gus to be our guide and he was just wonderful. Completely lived up to the things we had been told. This was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Martha T
Reviewed September 11, 2018

We used this company for a full day tour of Yellowstone and a full day tour of the Tetons. We received excellent service and will use this company when we return to the area. We couldn’t ask for better attention describing the area and special...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a terrific sunset tour with Jacob as our guide. He picked us up at the door of our rented condo. The tour started in the open terrain on back roads near Kelly, WY and concluded at sunset through the high country in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked two tours with you guys on our stay here in Jackson Hole. I just want to say that your guides are phenomenal!! Jacob was our guide for our sunset tour of the Grand Tetons and he was so knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

The Backcountry Safari package to Yellowstone was a full day and was amazing. Our knowledgeable guide, Frazer, was perfect - interesting, funny, accommodating, and willing to tolerate our quirky teens’ humor. He directed us to all of the major sites, went out of his way...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

We had a wonderful day with our guide, Jacob, all through the Grand Teton National Park from the Jackson Hole area. Saw a lot of antelope, bison, and deer. The scenery was the star attraction, though. Beautiful views of the mountains, and the lakes and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ida257
Eddie W, Manager at Backcountry Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Dear Ida257, Thank you so much for providing this review. We really appreciate satisfied customers providing helpful insight. Jacob is an incredible guide, and I am very happy to hear you thought the same. Our lunches are delicious and I am so happy to hear...More

Reviewed June 30, 2018

The day began with high expectations, my first safari with family and friends with a private guide. We were told to wear multiple layers and plan to have a gourmet lunch around mid day. We were so excited to meet our guide at the Rustic...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Eddie W, Manager at Backcountry Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Dear CJS20050816 It is very disappointing to read reviews all provided by the same group, trying to take advantage of a small local business. As stated in an earlier response to another member of your group, you all stated that the guide was incredible, and...More

Reviewed June 29, 2018

How do I begin to discuss my disappointment. We signed up for an expensive safari tour but when all is said and done received a glorified scenic tour. Would recommend saving your money and look elsewhere for a better option for your family! John SMore

Date of experience: June 2018
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Eddie W, Manager at Backcountry Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Dear JS4461, Thank you for coming along on our tour, and providing feedback for our business. I would like to address the review that you provided, with a detailed summary of your complaints and our resolutions: Your tour guide, Tyler, is one of our best...More

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We booked a private Yellowstone tour during our family vacation to Jackson Hole. Gus was an amazing guide. He was young, knowledgeable, and great with the kids. We left our resort in JH at 7:00am and returned at 6:00pm. The kids were awesome and he...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Eddie W, Manager at Backcountry Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Dear rsrogers83, Thank you for writing such a great review for other travelers. Gus is an incredible guide, and does a great job with kids. We find that during the Summer, the vast majority of travelers are bringing kiddos along, so all of our guides...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic day trip through the lower loop of Yellowstone. Tyler was our guide and was incredibly knowledgeable and answered all of our questions about the park: land and animal. It was a laid back pace which is just our speed, he knew...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Eddie W, Manager at Backcountry Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Dear sbabb13, Thank you for writing a great review. Tyler is a great guide. I am very glad to hear he answered your questions thoroughly, and was able to show you plenty of wildlife along the way. That is also great that you were able...More

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