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Wake Up to Wildlife Tour

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Photo Safari tour EXCELLENT

Trip Advisor doesn't seem to distinguish between the morning wildlife tour and the photo safari... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Austin, TX
Highlight of our Yellowstone vacation!

This wildlife tour was absolutely a highlight of our family vacation to Yellowstone. We got on... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Cathy M
Birmingham, Alabama
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Trip Advisor doesn't seem to distinguish between the morning wildlife tour and the photo safari. They are two different tours. I am providing a review for the photo safari only. The trip was excellent. My husband and daughter are both avid photographers and saw abundant...More

1  Thank SheilaEndres
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This wildlife tour was absolutely a highlight of our family vacation to Yellowstone. We got on the cool vintage Yellowstone bus in Mammoth bright and early one morning. We knew going in there were no guarantees, as we're dealing with wild animals who may not...More

2  Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We signed up for the Wake up to Wildlife Tour to depart our Canyon Lodge at 6:15 a.m. Driver was late, so we got going about 6:45. Our tour guide did tell us a lot of information about the park and the various animals. We...More

1  Thank coachdshafer
Reviewed 31 January 2018

The natural Hot springs and the surrounding scenes offer an out of the world experience to the tourists. Worth the visit once in a life time

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Dougie was our driver. Told to meet in foyer at 6:45am but driver doesn’t turn up until after 7am. Told by driver that he can’t stop on road but will try to pull over when he can. We had several times when we could not...More

2  Thank Jacqueline D
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This overpriced tour was not what we expected. Since we were in a national park taking a guided tour, we expected a knowledgeable ranger would be our guide. Instead we got a local guy who mostly just drove down the road until an animal was...More

2  Thank Jacquie W
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Completely awesome experience! The early start was worth it. We were reassured to be told that the historic bus had been updated and was a safer ride over the mountain roads than it might have looked at first sight. Our guide knew where to go...More

Thank stevefairman
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We didn't see that much wildlife in spite of the guide's best efforts, we saw lots of bison, a pronghorn and an osprey nest but sadly no wolves or bears. But it was still a great tour, the guide told us so much about the...More

Thank Elaine101
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I signed up for this trip for my family because I knew our time in Yellowstone was limited and I wanted to see as much as possible. The Yellow Bus Tours are done in a 1936 White Model 706. Yellowstone purchased several including the one...More

Thank VatoNurse
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a 6:15 am to 11:30 am guided tour on a fun 13-14 passenger antique bus (new chassis, historic wooden bus). The guide was terrific and pointed out many sites that we would have missed. Provided interesting stories of the Lamar Valley and the...More

Thank jane s
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