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We took the Wake Up to Wildlife Tour in June at about 6:30 am. Jack, our guide, picked everyone up at Canyon Village (no other pickups elsewhere). Our transportation was a 1938 White Touring Car named "Mason City". If I remember correctly, it was retrofitted with new…
What a fabulous experience! We gathered in front of the newly renovated Mammoth Springs Hotel at 6am, boarded a bright yellow nifty old bus and headed to the Lamar Valley armed with muffins and juice provided on the tour. Our guide/driver, Karla, was absolutely fabulous. She…
We left very early but it was the best way to see the animals. I liked that it was a small group. Jack was our knowledgeable guide. Since no one was in a rush we stopped and took our time looking at the animals. We saw bison, elk, an osprey in its nest and a mother bear and her…
This was a wonderful tour on the 1936 Yellow Bus. Frank, our bus driver and tour guide knew where to find the wildlife. We saw bears, bison, wolves, badges, elk, and pronghorn. The Lamar Valley is beautiful. Frank was very knowledgeable and really had a passion for the Park.
I didn't live in the park so I have to get up super early to catch this tour. However I think it's well worth it! We headed out to the Lamar Valley and we saw bears, coyotes, deers, goats and bisons. The guide Jack is really knowledgeable and funny!