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 […]

Yellowstone’s East Entrance (Cody, WY): Everything you need to know

by Matt, Apr 2022 Visiting Yellowstone and don’t know what entrance to use? If you’re wondering about the East Entrance, you’re in luck, because I’ll cover the pros, cons, and many more things you need to know about the East Entrance to Yellowstone. The East Entrance to Yellowstone is one of the least-used entrances because […]

Do I need bear spray in Glacier National Park?

by Linnea, April 2022 This is one of the most common questions among people who travel to Glacier National Park. Bears are the subject of curiosity, fascination, and often fear, so it makes sense that they are top of mind when planning a trip to Glacier. So, do you need bear spray if you are […]

Capitol Reef’s 4 Incredibly Scenic Drives

by Matt, April 2022 If you’re like me, you love a scenic drive! I like hiking and horseback riding, but if I can get incredible scenery from a car, I’ll take that too! Luckily, the West is full of scenic drives. Capitol Reef National Park is no exception!! Here are the four drives you need […]

9 mistakes to avoid when visiting Capitol Reef National Park

Have a great visit to Capitol Reef by avoiding these mistakes! 1. Only spending a few hours in the park We know you’re in a hurry, but Capitol Reef is best experienced slowly. It’s not like Bryce Canyon, where you can see most of it from one viewpoint. To get the most out of Capitol […]

Where to watch a sunset or sunrise in Capitol Reef National Park

by Matt, April 2022 Perhaps you’ve seen one of those famous sunrises at Bryce Canyon or Canyonlands National Parks.  Now you’re visiting Capitol Reef National Park and you’re wondering if it has some must-visit spots for a sunrise or sunset?  Capitol Reef is known for its sunsets because its red rock canyon wall faces west […]

9 great places to eat in Glacier National Park (plus our favorites)

by Linnea, Apr 2022 While traveling through Glacier National Park, you will no doubt work up an appetite! And when hunger strikes, you don’t want to have to spend time researching dining options. I have spent my life living and working in Glacier, and I know the importance of a good meal after a long […]