Yellowstone Park Wildlife Guide
Pete Bookmyer

Adventure Guide: Yellowstone Backcountry and Adventure Blog

Pete Bookmyer

Pete Bookmyer is an avid fly fisherman, skier, musician, and outdoorsman.  He lives in the hip town of Jackson,  Wyoming – the perfect hub for all his favorite activities.  Originally from Birmingham, Michigan, Pete went to college at the University of Denver. Pete and his dog Huckleberry hope to see you on the river soon!

Skiers and Boarders waiting on Snow

The Beginning of Winter / Staying Warm Through the Storm

Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout

Doggy Safety in the Backcountry

The Cliffs of Fremont

Backcountry Treats!

Fishing Wind River Canyon Near Thermopolis, Wyoming

Meet Pete Bookmyer

Top Ten Things to do in Yellowstone

1. Take a Hike

To explore Yellowstone’s wild side, get off the beaten path and onto the park’s 1,300-mile trail system. Read More...

2. Watch Geysers Erupt

Yellowstone is the largest active geyser field in the world. Read More...

3. Go Rafting

Looking for an escape from the summer heat? Can’t beat a whitewater rafting adventure! Read More...

4. Experience the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone

The Grand Canyon of Yellowstone is breathtaking!

5. Attend a Powwow

Powwows serve to preserve the rich heritage of Native American culture and allow tribal members to participate in traditional rituals. Read More...

6. Go Horseback Riding in Yellowstone

No other activity fulfills the Western dream for families visiting this region like a horseback ride. Read More...

7. Go Camping

One of the best ways to experience the Yellowstone region is by spending a night or more under the stars. Read More...

8. Watch a Rodeo

Every town in Yellowstone country has a rodeo. Try Cheyenne Frontier Days, Cody Nite Rodeo, Rock Springs’ Red Desert Rodeo or Lander’s Pioneer Days Rodeo. Read More...

9. Catch a Fish

Fishing in Yellowstone is an experience that compares with few other places on earth. Read More...

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