13 FREE or CHEAP things to do in Jackson, Wyoming!

Summary Jackson is a pretty expensive town so we put together a list of 13 free or cheap things you can do while visiting. Granite Hot Springs Watch River Rafting Town Square of Jackson Jackson Hole Visitor Center Jr Ranger Program Disc Golf Wildlife Art Museum Rockefeller Preserve Bike Rides Jackson Hole Shoot Out Phil […]

14 interesting things to know before visiting Wyoming!

Summary If you’re visiting Wyoming soon, check out this helpful and interesting video of things to know before you go. Here’s what we cover in the video: Resources Here are some great resources we have if you’re visiting Wyoming.

Triangle X River Float in Grand Teton: Our Honest Review

Rafting guide on river

One of the MUST-DO activities in Grand Teton National Park is to raft or float on the Snake River! In 2022 we did a scenic float through Triangle X, one of three companies authorized to do river floats inside Grand Teton National Park. Triangle X is an operating dude ranch that also provides guided river […]

The 1880 Train in South Dakota: Should you ride it? (Honest Review)

All aboard! The 1880 Train in the beautiful black hills of South Dakota is a popular and iconic attraction that sells out during the peak season of summer. After taking my own trip, it wasn’t hard to see why. The 1880 Train is an authentically restored Steam engine train, transporting you back in time as […]

Montana Grizzly Encounter Review: an honest look 

The Montana Grizzly Encounter is a popular stop for many people on their way into Yellowstone National Park, or for those driving through Montana on I-90.   The Montana Grizzly Encounter is a bear rescue facility where you can see grizzly bears up close. If you’ve never seen a grizzly bear, this is a great […]

Bearizona: The best wildlife park we’ve ever visited

In this video, I provide an overview of this wonderful “bear park” located in Williams, Arizona, on the way to Grand Canyon National Park. For more on the Grand Canyon, see: The ultimate Grand Canyon itinerary 16 awesome things to do at the Grand Canyon Where to stay at the Grand Canyon: Options and our […]

Bozeman to Yellowstone: the best routes and things to see in Southern Montana

Many people who visit Yellowstone start their adventure by flying into Bozeman, Montana. In this article, I’ll help you know what you can do in Bozeman, as well as your options for driving to Yellowstone from Bozeman. Is Bozeman a good base to visit Yellowstone? Bozeman is NOT a good home base to visit Yellowstone […]

18 great things you can’t miss in Missoula, Montana (plus side trips)!

Missoula, Montana

We once spent an entire summer in Missoula, Montana, and it keeps bringing us back! Missoula, Montana is located in western Montana between Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks. It is tucked away among 5 different mountain ranges, all of which are accessible within a short drive from downtown. This beautiful town is the second largest […]

Mt Moriah Cemetery (South Dakota): How to visit & helpful tips

I know visiting a cemetery might sound like an odd attraction but Mount Moriah is rich with history and will surprise you as you walk along the graves of some of the Wild West’s most notable legends! Mount Moriah Cemetery is one of the most visited attractions in Deadwood, South Dakota, so keep reading for […]