Snowmobile Adventures For Every Reason

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Looking for an adrenaline-filled winter adventure? A guided snowmobile tour with Scenic Safaris may be just the answer for your need for speed. Imagine feeling the wind whipping passed as you race across groomed trails or deep powder in the backcountry. With our multi-day snowmobile packages, we have a variety of options that will certainly deliver the excitement you’re looking for this winter.
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Plan Your Summer Kayaking Trip

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Does the frozen landscape of winter have you dreaming of paddling in a kayak on lazy, summer days? Despite the current cold temperatures, warm weather will be here before you know it. Which is why now is the perfect time to plan ahead for your summer kayaking trip. At Scenic Safaris, we offer a unique Yellowstone kayak package you’ll definitely want to check out.
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Build Your Yellowstone Bucket List

Category: Yellowstone Vacations

Spanning over two million acres, Yellowstone National Park is larger than the states of Delaware and Rhode Island combined. Given the park’s size, there is absolutely no way to see or do everything at Yellowstone in one visit. If you are planning a trip to Yellowstone, the best way to see and experience the things most important to you is to create a bucket list. While such lists are bound to vary person to person, here are a few things we at Scenic Safaris think should be on everyone’s Yellowstone must-do agenda.
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3 Tips for Planning Your First Yellowstone Vacation

Category: Yellowstone Vacations

Planning your visit to America’s first national park is exciting, but it can also be a bit overwhelming. After all, Yellowstone encompasses over 3,400 square miles. There are more than 500 active geysers, nearly 300 waterfalls, hundreds of animal species, and more than a thousand species of vegetation. There’s so much to choose from! At Scenic Safaris, we are experts on how to do Yellowstone right. Follow the tips below to help you get the most out of your first visit to this amazing American landmark.
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Highlights Of Our Old Faithful Tour

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Every year, more than four million people come to Yellowstone National Park. Many of them come specifically to see Yellowstone’s most well-known geothermal feature: Old Faithful.

At Scenic Safaris, we offer year-round guided tours throughout Yellowstone National Park. Here are just a few of the favorite sites you'll see on our Old Faithful Snow Coach Tour.

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3 Best Ways to Explore Yellowstone in the Winter

Category: Yellowstone Tips

This season, leave the winter boredoms behind and escape to the serene, breathtaking landscape of Yellowstone with Scenic Safaris. With a blanket of snow coating the park's vast meadows, stark ridgelines, and branches of Lodgepole Pines, Yellowstone beckons you to experience its magical winter wonderland. If you’re ready to see this amazing escape for yourself, check out the three best ways to experience Yellowstone in the winter:
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Grand Teton Tour | Shane Cabins & More

Category: Wildlife Tours

Experience the beauty and wonder of Grand Teton National Park from the comfort of a luxury van with Scenic Safaris. When most people think of the Teton backcountry, they envision a land of golden eagles, bison, and moose. While the wilderness of the Teton backcountry may be the realm of wildlife now, in the early 1900s, homestead settlements dotted the landscape. Although most of these log homes were dismantled to build larger cabins, our Grand Teton half-day van tour includes a visit to one of the most important historical sites in the area: the Luther Taylor homestead.
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Best Yellowstone Winter Vacation Packages

Category: Yellowstone Vacations

At Scenic Safaris, we strive to create tours and adventures that allow people to see as much of Yellowstone’s extraordinary scenery as possible, whether they have a single day or a week. Here are some of our best winter Yellowstone vacation packages. See the Teton wilderness and Yellowstone in a whole new light with the best winter Yellowstone vacation packages from Scenic Safaris. With a variety of options available, you’re sure to a find the right Yellowstone winter vacation for you.
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Family Fun on Snowmobile Trails

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Snowmobile trails are a fantastic way to explore the great outdoors together as a family during the winter. If you are not from an area that receives significant snowfall, you may not have previously considered snowmobiling, which is a family-friendly activity. Many locals in the Jackson and Teton Valley region have fond memories of family snowmobile excursions.
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See Jackson Hole Wildlife Up-Close

Category: Wildlife Tours

In the quiet of winter, the wildlife of Grand Teton National Park becomes a beautiful winter wonderland. Jackson Hole wildlife tours during these months offer fantastic opportunities for wildlife viewing. At Scenic Safaris, our Grand Teton Wildlife Luxury Van Tour gives visitors a chance to observe the majestic animals that live in and around Grand Teton National Park.
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Experience Old Faithful in Winter | Mountain Adventure Tours

Category: Yellowstone Activities

There are a variety of mountain adventure tours for you to choose from here at Scenic Safaris! One of our favorites, the Old Faithful Winter Tour, is an excursion that appeals to the young and old, regardless of snowmobile experience level. This famous geyser brings people from across the globe to Yellowstone year-round but we want to give you a unique tour of it ourselves.
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Jackson Hole Wildlife Safaris

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Explore the winter wonderland of Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons on one of our Jackson Hole Wildlife safaris. Winter is a great time for wildlife viewing in Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons. During the winter months, many of the large game animals within Yellowstone come down to lower elevations in search of food and water. Our Scenic Safaris specialty tours are planned around the migration of local wildlife, as well as group interest.

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Yellowstone Day Tours for the Snowmobile Adventurer

Category: Wildlife Tours

At Scenic Safaris, we understand that it takes more than just one day to experience the best that Yellowstone National Park has to offer in winter. That's why we've put together our famous Yellowstone day tours that stretch over the course of several days. Choose from two, three, or six-day snowmobile tours that take you into the wild of this protected area for adventure like you've never experienced before.
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Yellowstone by Snowcoach: Amazing Winter Waterfalls

Category: Yellowstone Activities

There's more than one way to have a winter adventure in Yellowstone National Park, and if you're not up for piloting one of our rented snowmobiles, you might love embarking on one of Scenic Safaris' luxurious snowcoach tours. A Yellowstone snowcoach features either our Bigfoot vehicle or our Mattracks van. Either one makes for a comfortable ride right into the thick of some of Yellowstone's most famous features, including its waterfalls.
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Best Yellowstone Tours for Fall

Category: Yellowstone Activities

The fall season at Yellowstone is one of the park’s best kept secrets. While summer welcomes the highest number of visitors every year, autumn rewards those willing to visit outside of peak season. Thanks to wildlife migrations and fewer visitors, some of the best Yellowstone tours are available during the fall season. Here are a few tips and tricks for people planning a trip to Yellowstone this fall.

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Off-Roading | The Wilds of Wyoming

Category: Yellowstone Vacations

For some visitors, a trip to Yellowstone National Park is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. It begins with a yearning to spend time in one of America's last unspoiled wilderness areas, and ends with bragging rights to Old Faithful and the Grand Canyon. But if you are planning your first time here, you should consider spending a little quality time on the many scenic, forest trails that surround the park too. An off-road rental tour that features an experienced guide is a must-have adventure when you visit Yellowstone. Our team at Scenic Safaris will take you for the adventure of a lifetime.

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Wyoming 4x4 Adventures

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Scenic Safaris offers the ultimate Yellowstone Park adventure. See the mountainous areas that surround this force of nature from the comfort of a late- model ATV or off-road vehicle. A Wyoming 4x4 expedition that features an experienced guide is an adventure you'll never forget. Fabulous flora, entertaining wildlife, and the quiet serenity of one of America's last unspoiled places are all combined to make this year's vacation a spectacular trip into a unique world.
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Lake Yellowstone Hotel: Architectural History in Yellowstone National Park

Category: Yellowstone Vacations

For 125 years, the Lake Yellowstone Hotel has been providing luxury accommodations in Yellowstone for families and friends. The first hotel in Yellowstone, the Lake Hotel has been a member of the Historic Hotels of America since 2012 and was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2015. Although we at Scenic Safaris usually focus on the nature and wildlife of Yellowstone, the Lake Hotel is an amazing man-made wonder amidst the natural beauty and definitely worth checking out. From the iconic Ionic columns to design details in the guest rooms, the Yellowstone Lake Hotel is a beautiful piece of architectural history.
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Obsidian Cliff: Yellowstone What to See

Category: Yellowstone Activities

If it's your first trip to Yellowstone National Park, make sure you take time to see the magnificent, natural attraction Obsidian Cliff. Of the best sights to see in Yellowstone this amazing sight will only take a small chunk of time out of your busy sightseeing day. 
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Bison Facts: Get to Know Yellowstone's Shaggy Behemoth

Category: Wildlife Tours

When people come to Yellowstone National Park and ask for Yellowstone facts, they almost always want to know about the bison. The largest land mammal in the North America has become so well linked to Yellowstone. These once abundant animals are some of the most popular wildlife at Yellowstone for good reason. From their size to their speed, everything about bison is extraordinary and their survival as a species is inextricably tied to Yellowstone.
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Yellowstone Adventures: Eagle Peak (Yellowstone's highest point)

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Six miles east of Yellowstone Lake’s southeastern edge, Eagle Peak rises on the horizon to a prominent point. Reaching an elevation of 11,367 feet, Eagle Peak is the highest point in Yellowstone National Park. This distinctive landmark in the Yellowstone Lake skyline was formed from a combination of violent, volcanic activity and slow erosion.

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Meet the Gray Wolf: A Yellowstone Wildlife Success Story

Category: Wildlife Tours

Believe it or not, it was once open season for gray wolves in Yellowstone National Park. When the park was first formed in 1872, the gray wolf was considered an undesirable predator, and it was actually the government who all but eradicated them. Wolf-killing went on in the park right up until 1926, when conservationists became aware of the damage of eliminating an entire species. According to records reported by Adolph Murie, a noted biologist of the time, over 100 gray wolves were killed by Yellowstone park rangers between 1916 and 1924.

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Best Yellowstone Park Activities for First-Time Visitors

Category: Yellowstone Activities

If it's your first visit to Yellowstone National Park, you may to be tempted to try and see everything this wilderness area has to offer in just a few days’ time, but in reality that simply isn't possible. Yellowstone stretches on for nearly 3,500 square miles, and you couldn't see everything it has to offer if you spent a lifetime inside the park, let alone a single weekend.

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Must-See Yellowstone Attractions: Riverside Geyser

Category: Yellowstone Activities

Located in the Upper Geyser Basin, alongside the Firehole River, you'll find the Riverside Geyser. This natural attraction is a favorite among the Yellowstone geysers as it shoots superheated water in an arc that can reach as far as 75 feet. On a good day, when the conditions are right, the Riverside Geyser stretches from one side of the river to the other, forming a colorful rainbow that's a rare sight to see. 

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