We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters

#11 of 48 Outdoor Activities in Yellowstone National Park Features Animals
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 406-223-3300
Review Highlights
Ursula Hand

This was awesome! Beautiful country, gorgeous scenery and an amazing guide. Carrie was not only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Outstanding trip

Having had such a great experience on YWO's Gardner's Hole trip in 2016 we took the Thorofare... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johns Island, South Carolina
Read all 141 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pack trip” (25 reviews)
“jett hitt” (18 reviews)
Yellowstone National Park, WY 82190
+1 406-223-3300
Write a Review
Reviews (141)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was awesome! Beautiful country, gorgeous scenery and an amazing guide. Carrie was not only protective of us and always mindful of safety, but she was excellent with her explanations of local mountain rages and stories surrounding the various communities, weather and wildlife. She was...More

1  Thank URSULA H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having had such a great experience on YWO's Gardner's Hole trip in 2016 we took the Thorofare Explorer trip early July 2017. Our already high expectations were met and surpassed in every way. The horses were outstanding. Our group consisted of novice to intermediate riders...More

Thank redbirdpoint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a full day ride and I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it! Carrie was our guide and she was super knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. Even though I have a fair amount of horse experience, anyone who is interested can do horseback riding with...More

Thank Hannah A
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Well, we just took the short trip but it was fun. :) The intro was long and my daughters kept looking at me like, "Mom's about to bail." but I hung in there, mostly, because I didn't want them to go alone and my husband...More

Thank NG F
Reviewed 27 January 2017

To me, this was the highlight of our trip. I loved it, feeling like a cowboy and riding where no car could ever go (or my sore feet). My wife... not so much... she's not a horse person and would rate this a "meh" experience....More

Thank Norman B
Reviewed 28 December 2016

6 months after this trip, I'm still taken aback at the majesty of this adventure. This journey kindled memories that will live to meet many moons and I must sincerely credit their creation to the wonderful coordination and efforts of YWO. Do yourself a favor...More

Thank Kristopher A
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I booked the "Unbranded" Thoroughfare Trip with YWO and I can say enough good about how this trip was run. From the fantastic food, the healthy well mannered horses, and the top notch guides, this trip was everything I hoped it would've been. Their main...More

1  Thank KatieKirsti
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I was a part of the Unbranded trip organized by Ben Masters and Jett Hitt of YWO. This was my first experience with a trip of this sort. What a incredible 6 days! Jett and his two assistant guides were a huge part of what...More

Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Fantastic to Yellowstone backcountry with Ben Masters (Unbranded) and Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters! Horses, mules, guides, food, etc. were all top notch. Highly recommend YWO for Yellowstone trips!

Thank Billy D
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I cannot say enough about how well this trip was put together. Places like Yellowstone speak for itself with its natural beauty and wildlife so it can really come down to the outfitter. For me Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters made the trip. Right from the beginning...More

Thank sfelson
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
4 November 2016|
Response from Jetthitt | Property representative |
The National Park Service does not allow overnighting with horses prior to July 1. So the first time this trip will be offered is likely the first week of July.
Summer B
11 April 2015|
Response from Jetthitt | Property representative |
It really depends upon which trip you mean. We offer lots of different trips.
4 January 2015|
Response from Jetthitt | Property representative |
Sorry, but we only do summer horseback rides.