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Summer Yellowstone Vacation Tours 

Before you know it, the summer season will be here, and now is the time to book your stay with the Yellowstone West Gate Hotel! Along with reserving your visit, you’ll also want to prepare for the upcoming summer tours of Yellowstone National Park in Montana. There’s a variety of Yellowstone vacation tours that will allow you to view and learn about the park more efficiently rather than just exploring on your own. We’ll give you a small glimpse of some of the adventures you can add to your list of things to do in Yellowstone National Park.

Yellowstone Vacation Tours

A great way to view Yellowstone National Park in Montana is by taking a scenic tour when you have a full day open for adventure. It’s no secret that Yellowstone is enormous, and with 3,500 square miles to explore, you may not know where to begin. Book your guided excursion with Yellowstone Vacation Tours, where you’ll be able to choose from an upper loop or lower loop tour depending on what you’d like to see. The lower loop tour features popular destinations such as Old Faithful, Hayden Valley, Yellowstone Lake, and other stops along the way. The upper loop offers sights of Norris Geyser Basin, Lamar Valley, and Mammoth Hot Springs, just to name a few! Learn more about the places you can check out during the summertime at yellowstonevacations.com. 

Seasonal Guided Tours

Yellowstone National Park in Montana offers a tour for every kind of explorer as an estimated four million people visit each year, with most visiting June through August. The Yellowstone Park services website is an excellent resource for several tours that will interest you and your loved ones. Try everything from a road-based tour to fishing, bicycling, backpacking as well as painting and photography tours. Check out what each season has to offer when you’re looking for fun things to do in Yellowstone National Park. 

West Yellowstone Accommodations

No matter what you choose to experience on your Yellowstone vacation tours, you’ll be in an ideal location at Yellowstone West Gate Hotel. We’re located just a few blogs from the West Yellowstone National Park entrance as well as walking distance from a number of restaurants, stores, and activities. Enjoy a freshly made hot breakfast daily before heading out on your adventures, which will help prepare you for the day! For the lowest price on a hotel stay, book directly online on our website! If you have any questions about our Yellowstone accommodations, please give us a call at 1-406-646-4544. 
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Spring in Yellowstone

A Complete Yellowstone Adventures Packing Guide

It’s never too early to start planning your trip to Yellowstone, and at Yellowstone West Gate Hotel, we want to ensure that you’re prepared for your Yellowstone adventures. If you’ve never been to the park, there are many items you may forget to bring with you that are essential to have on your daily outings. Did you pack bear spray? Add it to the list! What about a rain jacket? Yep, put that on the list too! Don’t forget these important items and the ones listed below, as you may end up having to spend a pretty penny on these after you pass the Yellowstone National Park entrance.
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Fall into Yellowstone National Park

You'll love staying at our Yellowstone National Park lodging during the fall season because the crowds begin to drop immensely. As the Yellowstone wildlife begins to move to the lower elevation, you'll see why a quick weekend getaway during autumn's peak should be on your to-do list. While planning your list of things to do in Yellowstone, remember that best viewing times happen between dawn and dusk. The days become shorter during fall, which means you'll be able to spend a little extra time sleeping while Lodging at Yellowstone. Keep reading to find out the reasons as to why you should plan your vacation to Yellowstone during fall.
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Top 3 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone During Fall

As our season at the Yellowstone Westgate Hotel comes to an end, we encourage our autumn season guests to check out the fall landscapes of Yellowstone National Park. No matter which season you visit Yellowstone, you'll love each moment of your time spent creating memories with your loved ones. During fall you can expect to see breathtaking colors of gold, amber, orange, vibrant scarlet-red and so many other hues. Here are a few areas you should plan to explore during your autumn getaways and add to your list of things to do in Yellowstone.
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Outdoor Yellowstone Adventures

Outdoor Yellowstone Adventures


Many outdoor enthusiasts arrive at Yellowstone West Gate Hotel the excitement of knowing they’ll be close to all the outdoor Yellowstone adventures. Yellowstone National Park sits on over 2.2 million acres of land and is home to over 400 species of wildlife. While spending time in Montana, you’ll have the opportunity to fish, hike, horseback ride and even catch a wild west authentic rodeo! The options to view America’s favorite natural wonderland are seemingly endless. While you may have your own agenda in mind, here are a couple of things to do in West Yellowstone during your stay.
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The Wildlife of Yellowstone National Park

The wildlife of Yellowstone is a top reason why photographers, nature lovers, and travelers visit Yellowstone National Park all year round. While staying at Yellowstone West Gate Hotel, it’s impossible to visit the park without seeing an abundance of majestic wildlife as you hike, explore, drive, and tour. Yellowstone is home to over 400 species of different forms of wildlife including birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, and mammals. While we’d love to talk about every single animal you may see during your vacation, the list would go on for days, so we’ll go over the most popular and where to find them!

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Fly Fishing in Yellowstone: Guided Fishing Trips

West Yellowstone offers anglers, beginners and experienced, a unique thrill out on the water near our Yellowstone West Gate Hotel. Taking a guided trip during your stay will be a favorite on your list of things to do in West Yellowstone. Spend the early morning fly fishing in Yellowstone, or a leisurely afternoon out on the Madison River. No matter which direction you go in Yellowstone, you’ll be surrounded by blue ribbon trout filled waters! We know planning your summer vacations can be stressful, which is why we’ll provide opportunities for a fun, productive day out in the water fishing!
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Best Restaurants in West Yellowstone

While we offer a full list of restaurants located near our Yellowstone West Gate Hotel (click here), we'll take a moment to talk about our must-try favorites and what we consider the best West Yellowstone restaurants! We’ll cover BBQ, American, Italian, Pub-Style, and Mexican cuisine, so there’s an option for all to indulge during your family vacations! When you have a full day of hiking, fly-fishing, or viewing wildlife, be sure to relax and grab a bite at one of these local spots near the Yellowstone West entrance!
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Visit the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone

The Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center (GWDC) is a must-see while in West Yellowstone lodging at the Yellowstone West Gate Hotel. The discovery center in West Yellowstone will provide your family with an opportunity to get up close and personal with grizzly bears, wolves, and birds of prey.

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