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Oldest and Largest: The Bison of Yellowstone

There is perhaps nothing more representative of the Great Plains…

Looking to The Yellowstone Wolves: Colorado Passes Historic Legislation to Reintroduce Wolves 

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On November 3rd, 2020, one of the most historic elections in…

The Return of the Elk: The Reintroduction of Elk to Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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For nearly two centuries, the mountains went silent. Where once…

Trip Report: Yellowstone in Winter – February 2020

Backcountry Journey’s visits to Yellowstone often are treated…

Trip Report: Great Smoky Mountains in Autumn – October 2019 

The sun was yet to rise but even in the predawn, the fog is evident.…

Trip Report: Yellowstone Wildlife Safari – October 2019 

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Yellowstone National Park is exciting in any season. No matter…

Trip Report: Yellowstone Wildlife Safari – May & June 2019

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Yellowstone in mid-spring is hard to beat. The mountains are…

New Trip: Grand Teton National Park

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While traveling to Grand Teton National Park over the years as…

Trip Report: Spring Comes to Yellowstone & Grand Teton – May 2019

After a long Montana winter, 2019's spring has sprung at Yellowstone…

Spring at Yellowstone, A Special Time and Place

Spring is a special time at Yellowstone National Park. It is…