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“Great displays and info” 5 of 5 stars
Review of National Elk Refuge

National Elk Refuge
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$130.00*
and up
Half-Day Wildlife Safari From Jackson Hole
Ranked #5 of 78 things to do in Jackson
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: A wildlife refuge located north of Jackson, WY that provides winter habitat for Jackson's elk herd. Seasonal hours of operation are listed on the web site for the Visitor Center, Historic Miller House, and Winter Sleigh Ride program.
Long Beach, CA
2 reviews
“Great displays and info”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Displays were great - touch various animal pelts & talk to rangers, who helped us identify the birds we saw. Great gift shop

Visited June 2013
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San Diego, California
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“For anybody who loves nature”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I went there with my teenage kids, and they loved it. For a reason, they were compelled to leave their Ipods for the magnificent views of nature and these beautiful animals

Visited June 2013
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Lombard, Illinois
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133 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Great to drive through!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I saw two Antelope on the side of the road during June. If you go in winter you can see herd of Elk roaming in the pastures. Absolutely beautiful.

Visited June 2013
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Montgomery, Alabama
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28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Beautiful information center.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Located right on the edge of the Elk Reserve, this is as much a museum as it is a welcome center. Every year, some 7,000 elk come down from the high mountains to winter in Jackson Hole. There are sleigh rides in the winter that take you right in to the herds.

Visited July 2013
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Logan, Utah
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64 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“Love this area.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Saw elk, buffalo, antelope and a lone wolf. Enjoyed the visitor center and its displays. My little girl loved the stuffed elk, being able to touch things, look at the animals.

Visited September 2012
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