Summer Wildlife & Natural History Safaris
Take Spring Creek Ranch’s Best of Yellowstone tour. This extraordinary trip will focus on the dramatic qualities that influenced the decision to make Yellowstone the world’s first national park. These qualities include the park’s spectacular wildlife, the most famous geysers in the world and never-ending scenery. A Yellowstone trip will always vary to account for wildlife sightings and group interests, but stops typically include Old Faithful, the colorful waterfalls of Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and the wildlife of Hayden Valley.
*Ask about our private custom trips!
Dawn and Dusk Safaris
Cost: $140 per person $90 per child (12 & under)
Dates: Offered weekly. Departure time varies seasonally.
Discover the wildness of Grand Teton National Park during the most ideal wildlife viewing times! Your naturalist will guide you to wildlife hotspots, explaining the amazing stories behind this beautiful landscape and giving you a rich and unforgettable experience. Spring is an incredible time of year to see newborns of many species and wildlife on the move, as many migratory animals move through or return to the valley.
The Best of Yellowstone
Cost: $305 per person, $220 per child (12 & under)
Dates: Offered weekly. Departure time 7:00 AM all months except June & July when departure time is 6:00 AM.
This extraordinary trip will focus on the dramatic qualities that influenced the decision to make Yellowstone the world's first national park. These qualities include the park's spectacular wildlife, the most famous geysers in the world, and never-ending scenery. A Yellowstone trip will always vary to account for wildlife sightings and group interests, but stops typically include Old Faithful, the colorful waterfalls of Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and the wildlife of Hayden Valley. Lunch is included and is often taken near Old Faithful. Trips to Yellowstone depart three times a week (Sun., Tues., and Fri.) at 6:30 am and generally return between 5:00 and 7:00 pm. Private Yellowstone trips are available. Yellowstone roads generally open the first week of May.
The Best of Grand Teton National Park
Cost: $215 per person / $175 per child (12 and under)
Dates: Offered Weekly.
Dig deep into the wonders of Grand Teton National Park! From the comfort of our safari vehicle, you will journey to dramatic locations within the park that often go undiscovered by visitors. With the insight of our professional naturalists, learn about the dynamic geology, wildlife, and cultural history that make this park spectacular.
Cost: $50 per person
Dates: Offered Weekly. Departure time varies seasonally.
Accompany a Spring Creek Ranch's naturalist on a morning or afternoon nature walk from May through October. This two-mile hike will be easy walking and take about two hours. We will bring binoculars and field guides and learn about the plants and animals that inhabit the wildlife preserve on which Spring Creek Ranch is located. This is a perfect family activity!
Cost: $20 per adult, $10 per child ages 6-12, 5 & under are free
Dates: Offered weekly. Start time varies seasonally.
The Spring Creek Ranch Naturalist Department is teaming up with Wyoming Stargazings, Dr. Samuel Singer and his collection of large telescopes for an extraordinary night of exploring the heavens!
The dark skies at Spring Creek Ranch provide an ideal location to view galaxies, star clusters, planets, and even the arms of our own Milky Way Galaxy. If you're lucky you'll also see shooting stars, sun spires, and the northern lights. Dr. Singer and this team will answer all of your questions concerning constellations, star formation, galaxy collisions, the origin of our universe, and more. He will also introduce you to the latest astronomy software available on your smartphone so you can continue exploring the night sky on your own. We're looking forward to seeing you out there. Clear Skies!
To make reservations please contact the Concierge Desk, 307-732-8103
Yellowstone Hiking Excursion
Cost: $1399 for 1-5people, $3,025 for 6-11 people
Dates: Departs upon request. Time and length dependent on preference.
This private guided hiking experience will be customized to your experience level and interest. Your naturalist guide will have advanced medical training, knowledge about safety in bear country, and a wealth of information about Yellowstone trails. This is a great way to see parts of the park that most visitors will never discover.
- Picnic Lunch
- State-of-the-art Optics
- All Park Fees
- Snacks and Beverages
- Interpretation by expert Naturalist
- Yellowstone car game
- Children’s Workbooks
- Pick-up and drop-off from your accommodations
Spring Creek Ranch is an authorized permittee of the National Park Service