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6 THINGS TO DO IN WYOMING (JANUARY 09 - JANUARY 19)

Migrating Bisons

Migrating Bisons

December–February  • nature

Herds of bison that inhabited the Great Plains of the United States and Canada range from the Great Slave Lake in the north to as far as Mexico

Devils Tower Climbing

Devils Tower Climbing

August–mid-March • activity

Climbing up the column cracks of the Tower is exciting and challenging at the same time

Swim in Boiling River

Swim in Boiling River

mid-July–February • activity

Take a relaxing dip into the warm waters of the Boiling River

Snowmobiling

Snowmobiling

December–March • activity

An exciting way to explore Yellowstone in winter

Wolves

Wolves

November–April • nature

Wildlife watching in Yellowstone is really exciting though sometimes a little scary!

Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

December–March • activity

Enjoy long and peaceful crisp walks and gorgeous trails with perfect winter views

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Morning Glory Pool

Morning Glory Pool

March–November • nature

Stunning beauty of this natural pool is vanishing due to pollution

Grand Prismatic Spring

Grand Prismatic Spring

June–August • nature

As the name implies, this is the largest and possibly the most spectacular hot spring in the USA

Three Waterfalls of the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone and Uncle Tom's Trail

Three Waterfalls of the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone and Uncle Tom's Trail

April–October • nature

The park has almost 300 waterfalls to marvel at, but these three are the highest and most powerful

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

April–October • nature

Smaller than Arizona's Grand Canyon, though no less impressive stretching for more than 30 km

Old Faithful Geyser

Old Faithful Geyser

May–October • nature

Don't miss Old Faithful on your trip to Yellowstone!

Mammoth Hot Springs

Mammoth Hot Springs

May–October • nature

These amazing colorful hot springs are changing and growing all the time. Come and observe beautiful terraces created by these springs

Baby Animal Season

Baby Animal Season

April–June • nature

Watch the first moves of new residents to the park

Grizzly Bears

Grizzly Bears

March–early November • nature

The greatest attraction or the greatest risk? Maybe both!

Touring the Grand Loop

Touring the Grand Loop

May–October • nature

Enjoy a scenic drive and explore some of the main highlights of the park during a one-day trip along the loop

Mud Volcano

Mud Volcano

May–October • nature

Unique geothermal features attract visitors to this famous spot

Yellowstone Lake

Yellowstone Lake

May–October • activity

Large and beautiful, settled in the heart of the park, Yellowstone Lake is a great spot for marveling at the beauty of nature

Dunraven Pass

Dunraven Pass

June–September • activity

Take a scenic ride on the highest road in Yellowstone

Fountain Paint Pots

Fountain Paint Pots

April–October (best: April–May) • nature

These colorful boiling pots are one of the park's main attractions

Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

April–October • activity

The most authentic way to explore the wilderness of Yellowstone Park

Tower-Roosevelt Area

Tower-Roosevelt Area

May–October • nature

One of the most famous areas in the park features lots of natural and historic sights to explore

Canoeing and Kayaking

Canoeing and Kayaking

May–October • activity

Come and enjoy your favourite summer activity among Yellowstone's beautiful natural scenery

Rafting

Rafting

May–September • activity

The scenic rivers in the park offer great fun during a whitewater rafting adventure

Black Bears

Black Bears

late March–early November • nature

Smaller and less agressive than grizzlies, black bears can be observed during the daylight

Bighorn Sheep

Bighorn Sheep

May–June | November • nature

Check out the bighorns on the slopes of the mountains

Climbing

Climbing

May–October • activity

Climbing in Yellowstone is diverse and full of excitement. This is a climbing hotspot with hundreds of peaks to conquer!

Sleeping Giant Zipline

Sleeping Giant Zipline

June 15–September 15 • activity

This scenic ride is a fascinating summer activity

Elks

Elks

September–October | May–June • nature

The Elk rut is one reason that draws so many visitors to the park every year during September, and early summer bring elk calves

Bison Mating Season

Bison Mating Season

late July–August • nature

Wild bison roaming around the park are a popular tourist attraction. Their rutting fights are some of the most impressive as well!

Cycling

Cycling

mid-March–October • activity

Bicycling is great way to explore the park during the warm months and enjoy all the famous spots and the scenic road itself!

Badgers

Badgers

June–September • nature

These little diggers roam around the park but hide quickly and are rather hard to spot

Yellowstone Sand Verbena

Yellowstone Sand Verbena

mid-June–mid-October • nature

If you are looking for some of the rarest plants in the world, there is one in this park. Come and find out about this mysterious flower

Moose

Moose

September–October • nature

Follow the song of a bull moose during the mating season. But watch out and don't come too close!

Isa Lake

Isa Lake

March–May • nature

Located at a high elevation, Isa Lake flows to west and east and makes its path to the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. And this happens only at a certain time of the year

Birdwatching

Birdwatching

mid-May–October • nature

This park is a good place to see water birds, migrating species, and birds of prey

Fishing

Fishing

late May–early November • activity

Spend a day angling in the clear waters of this natural reserve full of great fish

Beartooth Highway

Beartooth Highway

late May–mid-October • activity

Pass along the highest route in the Northern Rockies

Morrison Jeep Trail

Morrison Jeep Trail

mid-July–September • activity

Test your nerves at one of the most challenging jeep paths in the U.S.

Wyoming State Fair

Wyoming State Fair

August 13–17, 2019 • event

A showcase of Wyoming's agriculture and a rodeo

Table Mountain

Table Mountain

July–September • activity

One of the most accessible mountains of the Teton Range

Jenny Lake

Jenny Lake

May–October • nature

A scenic hike in Grand Teton National Park

Darby Wind Caves

Darby Wind Caves

June–September • activity

A great short hike in the Teton Range

Lake Solitude

Lake Solitude

July–October • activity

A beautiful and secluded alpine lake

Cody Stampede Rodeo

Cody Stampede Rodeo

June 01–August 31 | June 30 | July 01–July 04 • event

See the action in rodeo capital of the world