Yellowstone Park Wildlife Guide

Plan Your Trip

Congratulations, you’ve decided to take a vacation to Yellowstone National Park! You won’t regret it – now let’s get planning so once you step foot in the park you can be transported by the geysers, rivers, and wildlife and not distracted by the logistics of the trip itself. With our interactive maps and Yellowstone travel itineraries samples, planning a Yellowstone vacation is just as much fun as the trip itself. First, sign up for our free Trip Planner and helpful trip-planning materials and coupons will be mailed right to your house. Next on the list are choosing where to stay (camping or resort), what to do (activities or relaxation), what to see (exhibits or geysers), and how to get there. Don’t worry we have all the resources you need to tackle these items step-by-step. Click here to sign up for your free trip planner kit then read below for more information on every activity you want to tackle in the park.

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! Read More...

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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