Hiking in Yellowstone

5 Days | Immerse yourself in the beauty of America’s first national park

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Walking & trekking
CAD $5,340
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Lace up your hiking boots and discover five Yellowstone hikes that represent the amazing attributes of America’s first national park. Enjoy breathtaking mountain scenery, the most well-known and spectacular geysers in the park, and wildlife viewing on this small group that has it all. You’ll also enjoy the luxuries of a lodge and rustic dining each evening in two to three different locations inside and around the park. This trip is an exceptional way to soak up the magic of Yellowstone, to enjoy fantastic hiking, and to learn about America’s first – and truly spectacular – national park.

Trip overview

Map of Hiking In Yellowstone including United States Of America
Jackson, United States
Jackson, United States
Walking & trekking
United States
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Min 12
Group size
Min 2 - Max 12
Trip code
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Why you'll love this trip
  • Hike to the largest backcountry geyser in the park, Lone Star Geyser, which is found in a clearing surrounded by dense forest and erupts from a shed-sized cream-coloured mound.
  • Drive to the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone – a giant rift in a landscape of forested hills - and take a short stroll to Artist Point for phenomenal waterfall views.
  • Walk to one of the most beautiful lookout spots in the park, the summit of Mt. Washburn, and take in the views of Yellowstone Lake, the Teton Range, and Electric Peak.
  • Explore the Upper Geyser Basin which is home to more than half the world’s geysers, including what is the arguably the most famous one, Old Faithful.
  • Admire the glittering waters of Yellowstone Lake on a hike to Storm Point, a relatively flat loop that leads to a stunning vista of the largest North American lake above 7,000 feet.

Is this trip right for you?
  • This is a hiking trip; a good fitness level will help you enjoying all included hikes and activities.
  • This trip involves hiking from 5 to 7 miles (8 to 11 km) per day with a total trip distance of 30 miles (48 km). The maximum daily elevation gain/loss is 1400 feet (427 m). Please check the trip itinerary for more details.
  • On this trip, you’ll be required to carry a daypack weighing approximately 8-12 lb (3.5- 5.5 kg).
  • Yellowstone boasts warm summers but be prepared for colder evenings and possibly rainy days. Good clothing and appropriate footwear are a must.
  • On our final day there is no accommodation included so please plan your departure accordingly, or pre-book a post-tour night.


Map of Hiking In Yellowstone including United States Of America



5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners


Private vehicle


Mountain Lodge (4 nights)

  • Elephant Back Mountain hike
  • Indian Pond to Storm Point hike
  • Shuttle from Jackson Hole
  • Mt. Washburn summit hike
  • Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone - Artist Point hike
  • Mammoth Hot Springs visit
  • Beaver Ponds hike
  • Upper Geyser Basin - Old Faithful Geyser visit
  • Firehole River to Lone Star Geyser hike
  • Fairy Falls hike
  • Grand Prismatic overlook visit
  • Shuttle to Jackson Hole

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Important notes

1. Please note this trip requires a minimum number of booked customers to guarantee the departure. Your Booking Agent will advise at time of booking if the departure has met minimum numbers. If minimum numbers are not met, you will be advised no later than 30 days out from departure. We recommend arranging flights and related travel services once your departure is guaranteed. In the event that your departure is cancelled due to minimum numbers not being met, a full refund will be provided of monies paid.

2. A completed registration form is required to join these trips. You will not be confirmed for the trip until your form has been received and reviewed. We may ask for a medical release signed by your physician for medical conditions or circumstances which could possibly compromise your safety or the safety of others on this trip – please speak to your agent for further details.

3. A signed disclaimer (Acknowledgement of Risks Form) is required at the time of booking for this trip – please speak to your agent for further details.

4. To help ensure this trip is right for you, this trip is subject to additional ‘Essential Eligibility Requirements’ – see the ‘Itinerary Disclaimer’ section of the Essential Trip Information for further details.

5.This trip is operated and run by Wildland Trekking, an Intrepid company. You will be travelling with a mixture of both Wildland Trekking customers and Intrepid customers.

6. Please note, pre-trip orientation meeting will take place at 5:00 PM day before trip starts via conference call. Early on the morning of day 1, you will be picked up from your hotel in Jackson, WY. Your guide will coordinate the time of pick up during the pre-trip orientation conference call. This trip will conclude at approximately 7:00 PM on the last day in Jackson.

7. A single supplement is available. The single supplement applies to all nights of the trip and is subject to availability. Please speak to your booking agent for further information.

Essential Trip Information

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Jan · Traveled June 2023
The Yellowstone trip was one of my most memorable. The environment is a must see. The animals are a bonus. This trip is well organised with an emphasis on treasuring and enjoying nature. The guides were excellent is every way. Highly recommended.
Review submitted 16 Jul 2023
Hiking in Yellowstone
CAD $5,340