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Yellowstone Hiking Guides

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Awesome Bunsen peak trek

Josh was the greatest! Knows the area very well and was super fun to hang out with. The lunches... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emily S
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Great hike to Lone Star Geyser!

We thoroughly enjoyed our day with Emily Jo. She is personable and knowledgeable, sharing a lot of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Celia B
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Yellowstone is best seen on foot. Yellowstone Hiking Guides gets visitors off the beaten path. Step into the footsteps of the Old West, walking on rarely visited Native Trails and old Mountain Man haunts. This living museum is home to some of the...more
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Yellowstone National Park, WY
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Josh was the greatest! Knows the area very well and was super fun to hang out with. The lunches provided were very thoughtful and yummy. He also took the time to take photos of us.

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our day with Emily Jo. She is personable and knowledgeable, sharing a lot of information about the park and its nature, wildlife and features. Thanks for a great day!

Thank Celia B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were in the airport waiting for our connecting flight to Yellowstone when we booked our tour from my phone. Could not have been easier to do. We did the Lamar Valley hike with Josh, who we instantly liked so much. He's...More

Thank DianaSt_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on the Bunsen Peak hike with Emily Jo. We had a great experience and would highly recommend this hike! Emily Jo is very knowledgeable about the area, so we learned some things while enjoying some fantastic views of Yellowstone! This...More

Thank Jenn R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time on our guided hike in Lamar Valley. The time passed so quickly - our guide had great information, showed us animals, plants, and ecosystem points, took us off the trail to great and beautiful areas that we would not have...More

Thank GoldyHamer
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide was Zach. We hiked in Lamar Valley. Zach was friendly, great personality, very experienced, organized & knowledgeable. We were lucky enough to come upon a herd of pronghorn. Zach helped us position ourselves to get a bit closer to observe these beautiful...More

Thank Wendi C
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I was going to be near Yellowstone on my own for two days and knew I wanted to explore but was not comfortable hiking on my own in an unfamiliar area. I signed up for the Lone Star Gyser hike and is was fabulous! Emily...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I scheduled and paid for this hike for the 10th of July. I got to the meeting place and no one was there. So, I went down to the otgher trailhead where I found the group. The guide told me I was not on the...More

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THE-MAHANS, Owner at Yellowstone Hiking Guides, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2018

Hello! You were signed up for July 16 and you showed up for your trip on July 9. The normal trailhead was under construction, so we alerted the people signed up for that day about the trailhead change. We did accommodate you even though you...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018

We reserved a private Lamar River Valley Hike for our extended family. BLUF. This was a fantastic hike and our tour guide Zack was awesome! Zack was professional, courteous, and knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of the valley, and the park history. He was...More

Thank The_617_Traveler
Reviewed August 5, 2018

I stand by this review. Emily Jo was my guide and she was incredible. She knows the park inside and out. She guided me through a bison herd, grizzly territory, and opened my eyes to things about the wildlife and the park I never knew....More

Thank Erik S
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May 7, 2018|
Response from THE-MAHANS | Property representative |
Hey Zoe! Josh's e-mailing you on details! We look forward to getting you out on the trail in June! Happy trails, Emily Jo
April 18, 2017|
Response from THE-MAHANS | Property representative |
Hi, we would be happy to help you out. Are you looking for an all inclusive lodge based day hiking adventure or something more rustic? You can e-mail us or give us a call and we can sort out some details for your journey to... More
March 13, 2017|
Response from THE-MAHANS | Property representative |
Hi Meira, We have a tour going out on the Lamar Valley Safari Hike on the 22 of May. We would be happy to add you to the group of three. We leave Gardiner at 7am for this tour and typically meet people within the park to... More