Jackson Hole Eco Tour Adventures’ wildlife tours into and around both Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks—as well as its primitive-skills survival tour and photography-specific itineraries—are led by trained naturalist guides that include former NPS interpretative rangers along with wildlife biologists, wildlife trackers and microbiologists.
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“Exceeded expectations!” Took the sunrise tour on Friday, Aug. 31 with Matt. He knew exactly where to go. Within minutes of starting out we saw several large Moose down by the water and a beaver. He continued to hit the spots dead on with mulitple wild life.
Vacationers interested in booking an environmentally friendly vacation can turn to Jackson Hole Eco-Tour Adventures for a very green experience. Wildlife tours of Yellowstone National Park are led b knowledgeable guides who can educate visitors on animal behavior and adaptations, geology, and the cultural history of the park. Moose, bison, elk, wolves, bald eagles, trumpeter swans, black bears and grizzly bears are frequently sighted.
Winter wildlife watching takes good eyes, patience and warm clothes—and an interpretive wildlife tour with Eco Tour Adventures takes everything to the next level. Here, Jackson Hole Traveler editor Julie Butler shares her experience during one of the outfitter’s winter tours.
EcoTour Adventures‘ mission is to help people connect with the natural world. Why do we love them? Not only because they appreciate the importance of a deep connection to the environment, but they are also environmentally friendly! The majority of their vehicles use BioFuel, they are a carbon neutral business, and they use local products and services when possible. They hope to serve as a role model for other businesses to adopt sustainable practices and protect the wild nature of the environment in Jackson Hole.
Using four-wheel-drive vehicles, Eco-Tour guides will take guests through Grand Teton National Park to remote back-country habitats to search for moose, elk, black bears, bald eagles and other wildlife.
Besides wildlife sightings, the tour will stop for lunch at either the park’s Signal Mountain Lodge, overlooking Jackson Lake, or Dornan’s, overlooking the Snake River.
“Roads in Yellowstone are so packed it is starting to diminish the visitor’s experience,” EcoTour Adventures owner Taylor Phillips said. “I would love to see better transportation options and incentives for visitors to use those options.” EcoTour Adventures offers tours in Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks is buying new vehicles and hiring more drivers to help alleviate the congestion. He says we are already “over capacity” and he is truly concerned about the environmental impact.
Discover Jackson Hole and Grand Teton National park during the best wildlife viewing hours of the day. Photograph that moose or the Tetons in superb light during dawn or dusk. On these four hour tours we will explore the animal hotspots that our professional guides know so well. Plan on uninterrupted observation followed by a wealth of information provided by our knowledgeable guides that have a passion for what they do here in Jackson Hole.