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Wake Up to Wildlife Tour

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Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel, Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed July 2, 2014

We paid $83 per person for the Wake Up to Wildlife tour, which departed from Roosevelt Lodge. First, our tour started 15 minutes late. We are paying for the time, and the time was not made up, so we essentially lost 15 minutes. Our tour...More

9  Thank lilacacat
Reviewed February 26, 2014

Wildlife are unpredictable, so the only thing you're guaranteed is Yellowstone scenery from Mammoth to not far from the Northeast Entrance - but there is plenty of scenery. With the disclaimer out of the way, you are almost guaranteed to see bison and elk as...More

3  Thank HowlnBubba
Reviewed August 27, 2013

We did the wakeup to wildlife tour which departed from Roosevelt Lodge where we were staying. The positive was that there were only 2 other couples on this tour, and they were great, and made the tour fun. unfortunately, our guide was Don and he...More

9  Thank Lauri G
Reviewed January 3, 2013

Wonderful, wildlife everywhere, the tour guide was truly informative and insightful, if a bit deep and ominous at times (the circle of life isn't always happy). For all those commenters saying to do it yourself, while I can't comment about the summer, in the winter...More

1  Thank Dmatul
Reviewed August 28, 2012

the photo safari tour was the highlight of my tour! our guide was Wim, and he was AMAZING! I highly recommend taking the tour for any level of photographer. Even with a camera phone it is worth taking it. Although I took my new digital...More

1  Thank RachelHlmn
Reviewed August 19, 2012

When I booked this trip I was concerned about getting our three teenagers out of bed for this early morning experience but so glad we did! Our guide, Brandon picked us up at the Canyon Lodge in the Yellow bus "Hollywood". As we made our...More

8  Thank Visiting5
Reviewed August 18, 2012

No value added here. You drive around in a bus and the driver points out wildlife. The downside is that you need to make several stops to pick up other people for the tour. Save your money and time and drive through the valley yourself....More

11  Thank Edr20
Reviewed August 11, 2012

The Photo Safari is a great way to explore the park. Expert photo equipment and expertise are not required. I use a point and shoot and ended up with beautiful photos of animals and the park. Our guide was Doug Hilborn and he was outstanding...More

2  Thank LOL305
Reviewed July 16, 2012

We took the Photo Safari Tour from Old Faithful Inn and had a GREAT experience! You are guided by a professional photographer. We only had point and shoot and iphone cameras. Some of the others on the tour had good cameras, multiple lenses and tripods....More

2  Thank Lion67566
Reviewed June 25, 2012

The historic yellow bus was wonderful, our guide was pleasant and professional, and we saw 12 species of wildlife including grizzy bear, black bear, bison, pronghorn, bison, and wolves. And of course wonderful scenery. This tour departs from a number of Yellowstone hotels, and it...More

3  Thank herestoadventures
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