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Yellowstone National Park
Grant Village and West Thumb Ranger Led Activities
Spring and Summer 2018



Grant Village and West Thumb Ranger Led Activities - Yellowstone National Park
Activity Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Gazing into the Abyss (June 3 to September 3)
Look deep into beautiful Abyss Hot Spring and discover the secrets it holds. Meet at Abyss Hot Spring located in the West Thumb Geyser Basin, ¼ mile from the start of the boardwalk. Easy. 10 minutes. Accessible with assistance.
Handicapped Accessible
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/3–9/2
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/4–9/3
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/5-8/28
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/6–8/29
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/7–8/30
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/8–8/31
1:00 pm
1:30 pm
2:00 pm
2:30 pm

6/9–9/1
Experiencing Wildlife in Yellowstone (May 27 to Sep 3)
Whether you’re hiking a backcountry trail, camping, or just enjoying the park’s amazing wildlife from the road, this workshop is for you and your family. In this interactive demonstration, park rangers will help you learn where to look for animals and how to safely enjoy your wildlife watching experience. Meet on the back porch of the Grant Village Visitor Center. 20 minutes.
Handicapped Accessible
10:00 am
4:30 pm

5/27–9/2
10:00 am
4:30 pm

5/28–9/3
10:00 am
4:30 pm

5/29–8/28
10:00 am
4:30 pm

5/30–8/29
10:00 am
4:30 pm

5/31–8/30
10:00 am
4:30 pm

6/1–8/31
10:00 am
4:30 pm

6/2–9/1
Ranger Rendezvous (Jun 10 to September 3)
This early evening program is designed for the young and young at heart. Learn more about Yellowstone’s diverse geology, history, or wildlife riches. Daily programs are posted at the Grant Visitor Center. Meet on the back porch of the Grant Visitor Center. 30 minutes. Accessible.
Handicapped Accessible
7:00 pm

6/10–9/2
7:00 pm

6/11–9/3
7:00 pm

6/12–8/28
7:00 pm

6/13-8/29
7:00 pm

6/14–8/30
7:00 pm

6/15–8/31
7:00 pm

6/16–9/1
Junior Ranger Discovery Program (Jun 17 to Aug 25)
Investigate and discover the many curiosities of Yellowstone during this interactive program geared towards kids 4–13 years and up. Meet at the Grant Village Pavilion, located behind the Visitor Center along the edge of the Lake. 30 minutes. Accessible.
Handicapped Accessible
11:30 am

6/17–8/19
11:30 am

6/18–8/20
11:30 am

6/19–8/21
11:30 am

6/20–8/22
11:30 am

6/21–8/23
11:30 am

6/22–8/24
11:30 am

6/23–8/25
West Thumb Geyser Basin Walk (Jun 10 to Sep 3)
Take a guided walk along the beautiful shores of Yellowstone Lake while exploring the origins of glittering geysers, belching mud pots, and emerald hot springs in West Thumb’s dynamic geyser basin. Meet at the West Thumb Visitor Information Station. Round-trip distance is ½ mile. Easy. 1 Hour. Accessible.
Handicapped Accessible
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/10–9/2
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/11–9/3
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/12–8/28
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/13–8/29
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/14–8/30
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/15–8/31
1:00 pm
4:00 pm

6/16–9/1
Grant Village Evening Program (Jul 1 to Sep 3)
Ranger Campfire Programs - Yellowstone National ParkLearn more about Yellowstone’s natural and cultural history in this presentation highlighting one of Yellowstone’s wonders. Meet at the Grant Village Amphitheater. Dress warmly and bring a flashlight. 45 minutes. Accessible.
Handicapped Accessible
9:30 pm
7/1–7/29

9:00 pm
8/5–9/2
9:30 pm
7/2–7/30

9:00 pm
8/6–9/3
9:30 pm
7/3–7/31

9:00 pm
8/7–8/28
9:30 pm
7/4–8/1

9:00 pm
8/8–8/29
9:30 pm
7/5–8/2

9:00 pm
8/9–8/30
9:30 pm
7/6–8/3

9:00 pm
8/10–8/31
9:30 pm
7/7–8/4

9:00 pm
8/11–9/1
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