Guide to Seeing Bears in Yellowstone National Park

Grizzly and black bears can be seen at any time and any place in Yellowstone Park but there are some times and some places that give better odds for a sighting. When: Early in the spring when the bears first come out of hibernation seems to be the time when they… Continue Reading ->

Dumb Things Not To Do In Yellowstone

We usually head for the park here in the next few weeks to cruise the Lamar and watch for wolves! With that in mind I was looking through some of the photos I have taken in the past there and I started noticing a pattern; there are a lot of… Continue Reading ->

Out of Bounds and Across State Lines

Helen’s and my intentions were to spend a day and a night in Red Lodge, Montana then take a cruise over Beartooth Pass and that all worked out for the most part.  Red Lodge is one of our favorite places with plenty to see and much to do.  There are… Continue Reading ->

Free Presidents’ Day Weekend in Yellowstone National Park

Winter trips to Yellowstone have been great outdoor adventures for us the past few years.  You can cruise the Park in the warmth of your own automobile or truck and enjoy many sights.  The road from Gardiner – Mammoth to Cooke City is open year round and most often provides… Continue Reading ->

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park (YNP) is one of Montana’s greatest treasures! Its 2.2 million acres are home to a vast array of wildlife as well as amazing views, hot geology, cold water, and famous landmarks. You have access to tons of amazing views via the roadway, but those views only comprise two… Continue Reading ->

Tips and Tricks: Bears in Yellowstone

This weekend Mom and I (Liza) went on a site seeing trip to Yellowstone National Park in celebration of Mother’s Day. It was quite perfect…….For the first time in all of our years of visiting the Park we saw a bison become a Mom. The freshly dropped bison calf was still… Continue Reading ->

Free Weekend In Glacier and Yellowstone National Parks April 19-20

In honor of National Park Week, a presidential proclaimed celebration week for our Nation’s history, all national parks have free park entry on April 19th and 20th. Both Yellowstone National Park and Glacier National Park are included. The timing for this free weekend in Yellowstone is perfect as the road… Continue Reading ->

Bison in Yellowstone Park

Bison in Yellowstone

Lined up along the Yellowstone River in the Hayden Valley these bison took to swimming the river. It was so impressive to see the young and the old forge the waters.  This was a great site to see. Below are random photos of Yellowstone Bison. Click on any photo for… Continue Reading ->

Camping Yellowstone

Camping in Yellowstone

Camping is one of the best forms of outdoor recreation in the West whether in a tent, camper, or RV. One spot our family loves to camp is Yellowstone National Park. The scene pictured above is one of the family in Norris Campground. This campsite is one of the sites… Continue Reading ->

Tips and Tricks: Camping Yellowstone National Park

1. Know which campground you want to stay in! Do you have a tent, a camper, an RV? Do you want full hookups or are you free trappers and want a campfire? All of Yellowstone’s campsites offer sites for different campers so knowing where you need to stay is vital!… Continue Reading ->