Category: Today in Yellowstone

The daily events in Yellowstone, along with tips on where to find the animals.

I saw a buttercup!

[caption id="attachment_8236" align="alignnone" width="1000"] My First Bluebird of the Year[/caption] We are on the threshold of spring here in Yellowstone.  The snow is melting quickly, leaving a lot of bland…
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Success! At last.

    [caption id="attachment_8177" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Coyote on the Lamar Den Hill[/caption] Once again I arrived in Lamar Valley just after 5 a.m.  But, this morning, all was dark.  The…
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The Art of Waiting

[caption id="attachment_8157" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] The Spring Full Moon[/caption] It is the art of patience and being willing to lose that takes front and center in my photography life in Yellowstone.…
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The Wapiti and Mollies, possible union/take over

The act of dispersing is a dangerous one for wolves, because, ultimately, they will be out looking for a mate and territory.  Most often, the male disperser will attempt to…
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Maximum Cuteness

Woke up to pure blue skies again this morning - not all that promising for photos.  But, sure wish I was out there right now as the sunset, with clouds…
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Little Marmots and lots of Grizzlies

Some more baby cuteness brought to you from Yellowstone! Hope you are smiling on this Sunday as we near the end of our Memorial Day weekend. Betting that there were…
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A baby popped out – geese, bears, bison and frogs

Before heading to Lamar Valley this morning, I stopped at Calcite and spent about two minutes with a nice looking black bear boar.  He seemed to be on a mission,…
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More Bear Babies!

Just spent two wonderful days in Grand Teton National Park watching 399 and 610 with their youngsters.  Not as much of 399 as I would have liked but  both her…
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Starlight in Lamar!

Spent most of the day in Lamar, watching the bison carcass in hopes of bears and wolves coming in.  I did end up missing the wolves and bears together at…
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The Wolves

So nice to get back into Yellowstone this morning and I drove towards Lamar with great anticipation, particularly after hearing that the Mollies were back. The day was overcast and…
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Opening Weekend comes to an End

New events from today with thoughts about the Junction Buttes, and a recap of opening weekend, with lots of images.   And, a Canyon Pack sighting.  Enjoy! Opening day weekend…
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My first red dog of 2016!

[caption id="attachment_7026" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] First Red Dog of 2016[/caption] I spent most of the day looking for the Lamar Canyons and so not many photo ops, but did get to…
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The Friendly Fishing Dog

[caption id="attachment_6940" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Starlight, the black wolf of the Blacktail[/caption] Nearly every winter in Yellowstone, bison fall through the ice that covers the Blacktail Lakes, between Wraith Falls and…
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Easter with the Lamar Canyons

[caption id="attachment_6768" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Twin out for an Easter Sunday stroll[/caption] Today was a short one in the park, home by 11 a.m., but filled with the kind of activity…
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Happy Spring!

[caption id="attachment_6575" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Mountain Bluebird - Happy Spring[/caption] I celebrated the first day of spring in a big way and went into Yellowstone!  Okay, maybe that is not so…
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