3 things that sets Tour Yellowstone apart

Welcome Summer Season 2019! It's opening day for the summer season of Yellowstone today for the East Gate! We are proud of what we're building here and want to share with you in this article about three things we strive for to set us apart from other tour companies....

What’s the best month to visit Yellowstone?

You’ve made your decision to take a Yellowstone vacation this year. But what month is the best month to come Here's a rundown of the summer season to help you plan your vacation. SEASONS IN YELLOWSTONE There are two main seasons in Yellowstone, Summer, and Winter....

Opening dates for Yellowstone’s 2019 summer season

While the winter continues here in the Cody/Yellowstone area, we can already feel a shift happening. Vacation season isn't far away and everyone in town is starting to prepare to welcome the visitors in 2019. At the Cody Country Chamber office, the new vacation guides...

Moments on Tour: Grizzly Bear

Our tour guide, Mike Stewart was on tour this last spring when they saw this grizzly bear along the road between Cody and Yellowstone. Especially in spring and fall, we often see more wildlife along this stretch of road than we do in the park itself. This is due to...

Native American Traces Tour – Tour Guide Training

It was the day after the storm had passed. Three, or maybe four days of harsh spring winds had subsided and the day promised to be glorious - and it was. Starting in January, we schedule tour guide training days for Tour Yellowstone in advance, not knowing...

Yellowstone in summer: Great for hikes

Now that it's past the Fourth of July, that means summer has finally arrived to Cody/Yellowstone country. The days of snow are safely behind us and it's time to start making summer memories with our clients. Bears and other wildlife are a bit harder to find as they're...

What is a Step-On Guide?

We often get calls wondering about the difference between hiring a guide and hiring a step-on guide. A step-on guide is a tour guide that's hired to join a tour group on their bus/motorcoach and give the tour. Many of our tour guides are willing to also be step-on...

Get the most from your photography tour

You certainly don't need to be a professional photographer to take advantage of a photography tour. All you really need is the desire to get some great shots of your vacation. WHAT'S THE BEST CAMERA TO BRING? The one you know. If you use the camera on your phone the...

Hiking in Yellowstone

  Is hiking in Yellowstone on your bucket list this year? There are a few things you might need to consider to make it as enjoyable as possible. GET IN SHAPE It may seem obvious, but many people are caught by the altitude in Yellowstone. The average altitude is...