Do I Really Need Bear Spray in Yellowstone?

by Matt, July 2022 Yellowstone is one of the few places in the Lower 48 states with grizzly bears. Many Yellowstone “first-timers” often ask me if Yellowstone is safe to visit. What they really want to know is: How likely is a bear attack? Should I bring bear spray to Yellowstone? If you do any […]

Does Yellowstone Require a Timed Reservation Ticket?

by Matt, June 2022 Popular national parks can get crowded during their busy seasons, so it’s important to make the necessary reservations before embarking on your trip. Not all parks have the same requirements when it comes to bookings and reservations, so it’s important to do the research for that specific park. If you’re planning […]

Can I Ride Horses in Yellowstone?

By Matt, Updated June 2022 Yellowstone National Park is one of America’s most beloved outdoor tourist attractions. Nestled between Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana, it seems only fitting that visitors are inclined to experience this park on horseback, cowboy style. But can you ride horses in Yellowstone? Yellowstone permits visitors to travel on horseback around the […]

Where Can I Book a Helicopter Tour of Yellowstone or Grand Teton?

by Matt, May 2022 So you’re thinking of touring Yellowstone or Grand Teton? These national parks and their surrounding areas are some of the most beautiful areas in the United States. One of the best ways to experience the scale of these areas is to tour them with a helicopter. There are several companies that […]

Spotting Wildlife in Yellowstone: Where to Rent Binoculars or a Scope

by Matt, May 2022 If you plan on visiting Yellowstone any time soon, you may want to spot some breathtaking wildlife as you hike the trails of the park. You don’t want to miss out on the beauty, so make sure to rent binoculars or a scope so you will be able to spot the […]

Can I Ride an ATV in Yellowstone?

by Matt, May 2022 Yellowstone National Park is full of beautiful scenery and rare wildlife. This makes visiting the national park a huge bucket list item for people all over the world. Some wish to ride ATVs through the park so they can see more of it. ATVs are not allowed to be ridden in […]