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Yellowstone Institute

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Address: Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
Phone Number: 406-848-2400

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This is amazing - up close and personal experience with the beauty of our country

The up close and personal experiences we had during our entire stay in Yellowstone National Park has put this trip at the top of our favorites and we have covered many National... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Jean S
Wilson, North Carolina
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Wilson, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The up close and personal experiences we had during our entire stay in Yellowstone National Park has put this trip at the top of our favorites and we have covered many National Parks during the years. This Park offers it all: hiking, exploring; geysers; waterfalls; valleys filled with bison; and the list goes one... Hopefully everyone will be able to... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had never visited Yellowstone but wanted to do more than a one or two day drive-by experience. Trails through Yellowstone was a 4 day adventure, with lodge stays at night, that allowed a true taste of the Park. The adventure took us to the crowds at Old Faithful and Canyon but also to more remote locales and on hikes... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped here to ask some questions and were suprised by how many and the significance of the offerings to the general public. We visited with Harold who was kind enough to spend time with us and answer our many questions about Yellowstone. Check into the Institute's programs prior to your visit to Yellowstone NP.

2 Thank Rick U
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

Went on a tour with my sister and her two kids. Our guide picked us up at 6 am at Roosevelt, where we were staying. We went to Lamar valley and Hayden valley and saw many, many bison, an adult wolf and two wolf Cubs. We even got to see the wolves hunting a pronghorn baby (and the pronghorns mom... More 

1 Thank Lisa S
Jackson, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

I have never lodged at the "buffalo ranch" in Lamar Valley but i support the Yellowstone Association which works hand in hand with the Institute for education programs and materials. And I am grateful the institute's naturalists do not mind general public hanging onto their words or gravitating towards where there have setup their scopes for the wolves they track... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Yellowstone Park is a great place to visit. When some of the animals decide to sit in the middle of the roadway, this always creates a "jam".whether it is elk/bison/bears they all cause the traffic to stop &everyone gets their cameras out, The excitement of the park is awsome

2 Thank Anne H
washington state
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

This is a wonderful program and provides a comprehensive look at all that is the gem of Yellowstone. There's not much better than the wildlife, geysers and other sights of the world's first national park! Well done! Phenomenal!

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Yellowstone national park is a true spectular of diverse transition and how geothermal activity changes landscape and makes Yellowstone for what it is a place where diverse landscape where geysers geothermal hotsprings and wildlife come together ,won't find anything like it anywhere else it's truly amazing and all the staff were excellent and accommodating,the wildlife are some of the most... More 

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Parker, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

To see a Grizzly Bear! Experience Buffalo running free, Wolves howling, there is nothing better in the travel experience. The cleanest freshest air on earth. Views are so beautiful, geysers are like being in a super-NATURE world. Great accommodations thank you for keeping a wonder place for us to visit.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We had the most fun shopping at the Yellowstone Association Park Store at the West Thumb thermal geyser location in Yellowstone National Park. The West Thumb Information Center is also located here. It can be one of the busiest stores in Yellowstone. We liked their assortment of stuffed animals, wine, and books. They have much more here. The staff is... More 

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