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The Perfect Tour of the Tetons!

We were fortunate enough to book a tour of the Grand Tetons with John as our guide. He was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mike-and-dawn-2008
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long island, ny
Best trip ever.

Wild Things is top notch. Can't say enough about John , educational and entertaining. Could not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tim O
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Wild Things of Wyoming provides the best wildlife and natural history safaris in Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. Our safari vehicles are highly customized to make each trip exceptional for wildlife viewing, we include high-quality...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Hotel Terra and Teton Mountain Lodge, 3335 West Village Drive, Teton Village, WY 83025
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to book a tour of the Grand Tetons with John as our guide. He was friendly, engaging, truly likable, and a consummate professional, with an innate knowledge of the unique ecosystem of this incredible area. He immediately won over our eight...More

4  Thank mike-and-dawn-2008
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your review truly inspires us to continue striving to be the best safari company in North America! Thanks so much for this and we love to hear feedback like this. It sounds like Luke has the naturalist gene in him, so let him know that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wild Things is top notch. Can't say enough about John , educational and entertaining. Could not have seen and learned driving aimlessly on our own. John and Wild Things should be at the top of your list when visiting Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons. Thank...More

4  Thank Tim O
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank for this great review, Tim! I completely agree that a qualified local guide can enhance a visit to a new destination enormously. Whenever I'm traveling (which I do a lot), I always seek out somebody like John to help me and my family experience...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unbelievable tour of the park made even better by our guide, John. He was an absolute wealth of information and had so many incredible stories about his personal experiences, I wish I'd been there with him! Since I'm pretty short the roof hatch in the...More

5  Thank joanne3259
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for this great review! John is a truly skilled naturalist and guide...I've worked with some of the most talented guides in the world and John is among the best! We also appreciate your comments about our highly-customized vehicles since this is one of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First I can not say enough about the attention Kurt gave to me and my wife to make the tour the high light of our visit to Grand Teton, We did not book a private tour but were fortunate enough to be there in the...More

2  Thank Channing H
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Howdy Channing! It was great to share the beauty and wildlife of Grand Teton National Park with you the other day! We are always very happy to customize trips for folks, whenever possible. A trip with folks like you doesn't really feel like work and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful full day tour of Yellowstone National Park with Rosalyn from Wild Things of Wyoming! Our family of four was thoroughly amazed and entertained. Rosalyn was delightful and knowledgeable in all things related to the animals, geography and history of Yellowstone and...More

2  Thank WenFS S
Reviewed 8 October 2018

John gave an excellent tour. In just one morning we saw herds of elk and pronghorn. Traveled some back country where we saw bison, badger, and moose. The fact that he knows the area and can provide information about the creation of the Grand Tetons...More

7  Thank Robert N
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thanks for this fantastic review, Robert! Our team of phenomenal naturalist guides is very lucky to include John, who is simply amazing in so many regards. It sounds like your wildlife sightings were exceptional but seeing a badger is a very lucky thing to observe...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a full day tour of Grand Teton National Park with Colin as our guide. Did we strike lucky? Yes indeed we did! He was a superb guide - friendly and extremely knowledgeable, but pitched at the right level for two...More

2  Thank martinalanl
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thanks so much for this fantastic review, Martin! Every season is different and magical here but Fall might be our favorite for a bunch of different reasons. Colin is our lead guide for good reasons and his passion for this area always shines through on...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Well, Right when you refuse to think this year’s trip with Wild Things of Wyoming could be better than last year… you get surprised. One thing I have learned (although John explained who the owner of the company was I didn’t realize) is that Kurt...More

8  Thank Rick C
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Hi Rick! Thanks so much for taking the time to make this thorough review of your safari with us. This is such wonderful feedback for us and it sounds like John created an amazing experience for you this year! I also really appreciate your comments...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Great day with John as our tour guide. Informative, enjoyable, and accommodating!! John hit the "hot spots." My husband and I learned and saw so much. I would do all over again tomorrow. Highly Recomnend!!More

8  Thank Susan S
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

This is wonderful feedback for us, Susan, and we really appreciate this positive TripAdvisor review! Our team works extremely hard to make each safari extraordinary and John hits a home run every time. Please stay in touch with us on social media and hopefully we...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We met John, our guide, at 7 in our lobby. Best day ever!! John is knowledgeable and entertaining. We stopped at the best locations and saw everything we expected and more. I can’t rate this tour and guide high enough.More

9  Thank Dane B
Kurt J, Owner at Wild Things of Wyoming, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thanks so much, Dane, for this outstanding review! As you experienced, we take ecotourism very seriously (even though we love entertaining as much as informing) and John is the master of both of these skills. It means a lot to us to hear that your...More

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janeturgo63
8 May 2017|
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Response from Kurt J | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for you inquiry and we can definitely add you to our schedule for this trip. We can't be certain that Colin would be your guide, but I can make a note that he has been requested (it is extremely likely... More
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Lisa B
17 November 2016|
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Response from Kurt J | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, We offer wildlife safaris during this time of year in customized safari vehicles. a half day safari is $130 per adult. Feel free to check out our website for details. thanks for your interest in our... More
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mama_goat
24 June 2016|
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Response from Kurt J | Property representative |
Hi Khim, I'm sure that we can work something out even if you are staying at another location. What date are you thinking of? Our rates are $130 per adult and $95 per child 12 and under. We take bathroom breaks as often... More
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