Travel Blogs from West Yellowstone
We went in the bank and found lots of interesting animal heads (not like Lloyds at home!!). Dominic left me in the main street and I had a great time shopping and looking around. I got myself some great moose pyjamas! We went back to Old Faithful and saw some beautiful geysers and geological formations.
The car got a puncture so Dominic had to sort it out, before taking it to the garage. We drove along the highway and then went off for a walk through the woods to search for wild animals. I wasn't sure if I wanted to see any up close, especially when the motel owner told us 5 people have been killed by grizzlies this year and 8 injured! His friend …
What an amazing way to spend our 6 month wedding anniversary - in Yellowstone Park. We drove from Livingston, through dramatic, mountainous scenery and kept having to stop to take photos! We visited 'Mammoth Hot Springs' and saw an amazing 'moonscape' of terraces made by the deposits from the hot water running over the rocks. It looked like snow, …
We had to get up at 5am and drive to Lamar Valley in Yellowstone Park, as that's the best place to spot animals. We didn't see anything for a while but eventually, after 8am, we spoke to a man with a very powerful telescope, who had spotted a Grizzly Bear in the treeline, about a mile away. It was very exciting and I got a good view of it sitting …
... you ask. Well, since you brought it up, today was just about perfect riding weather. Started a bit cool but most of the day was between 65 and 75. The roads? The scenery: fabulous. The 45 mph (max) park speed limits: restrictive.
Miles today (total/super slab): 218/0
Miles to date (total/super slab): 4058/993
Temperature (low/high): 56/75
Franchise restaurants: 6 (McD's ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
Lovely atmosphere - loved the styling of the room in line with being by the national park. Very good room rates considering proximity to the park. Friendly, helpful staff.
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