Bison herd at Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole, USA
Bison herd at Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole, USA

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole , Wyoming , 82190

The basics

Yellowstone covers a whopping 2.2 million acres (890,000 hectares) of wilderness, so guided tours are the best way to fully appreciate this massive park. There are a number of Yellowstone National Park tours suitable for any age and interest, including full-day visits of the park highlights; lower-loop tours from Jackson, Wyoming.; guided trail hikes; rafting or kayaking excursions; scenic river floats perfect for young kids or the elderly; and wildlife viewing.

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Yellowstone National Park - Full-Day Lower Loop Tour from Jackson
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Yellowstone National Park - Full-Day Lower Loop Tour from Jackson
$355.00 per adult
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What an incredible day! Thank you Chance for a once in a lifetime experience!!! Your stories, the wildlife, and the majestic scenery will forever be engraved in my memories!! I truly loved this day!!!
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Things to know before you go

  • Yellowstone is home to hundreds of animal species, including bears, bison, wolves, and elk. Be sure to keep a safe and respectful distance from all wildlife.

  • The National Park Service charges an entry fee, which includes a 7-day entry permit for both Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks.

  • Be sure to bring layers for warm and cool weather, as temperatures can fluctuate with altitude, and pack a hat, sunblock, and water.

  • Yellowstone is an unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages, perfect for a multi-generational family trip.

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How to get there

Yellowstone has five entrances with visitor centers to the northwest, northeast, south, east, and west. The nearest airports are the Yellowstone Airport near the town of West Yellowstone in Montana, and the Jackson Hole Airport in Jackson, Wyoming.

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Trip ideas

When to get there

Yellowstone can be visited year-round, though most roads close from early November to mid-April, when only travel by snowmobile or snowcoach is permitted. The park is most crowded in July and August, so plan a spring or fall trip for good weather and fewer visitors.

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Yellowstone’s hot springs and geysers

There are more geysers in Yellowstone than any other place in the world. To visit the park's geysers, enter through the West Entrance and continue to Madison, the jumping-off point for geyser basins to the north and south. The Lower Geyser Basin, which includes Fountain Paint Pot, and the Upper Geyser Basin, home to Old Faithful, are both to the south. The Mammoth Hot Springs and Steamboat geysers are in the Norris Geyser Basin to the north.

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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are the nearest attractions to Yellowstone National Park?
Attractions near Yellowstone National Park:
What else should I know about attractions in Jackson Hole?
As well as visiting the Yellowstone National Park, check out these trip ideas to make the most of your visit: