There is no better way to learn about and enjoy Buffalo Bill’s Cody / Yellowstone Country than to participate in a tour provided by a knowledgeable and professional tour company. Or choose to go at your own pace on a self-guided tour exploring the treasure of the Old West. Downtown Cody and Powell are both listed on the National Register of Historic Districts.
cody trolley tour
The Cody Trolley Tour utilizes two live narrators, poster-sized historical photos, pass-around relics and entertaining audio clips to share the story of world-famous William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody, while historic sites, scenic vistas, geology, wildlife and old and new attractions are highlighted. Give them an hour, they’ll give you 100 years!
Mid-May through late September, daily. Tours at 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. with an additional 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. during peak season.
Trolley leaves from the porch of the Irma Hotel.
Phone: (307) 527-7043
red canyon wild mustang tours
Your adventure begins approximately 22 miles outside of Cody, at the McCullough Peaks Wild Mustang Area. This is a 2 to 2 1/2 hour wild mustang safari where you can learn the fascinating history of the wild mustang and see them in their natural environment. It’s the West at its best! Our adventure provides knowledgeable guides, beautiful scenery, and other birds and wildlife for your viewing and photographing.
Hiking boots are recommended, binoculars furnished. Don’t forget your camera!
May through September, daily 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. tours.
Phone: (307) 587-6988
hidden treasure charters
Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.
Tours Friday and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. sunset cruise, subject to availablility.
Phone: (307) 899-1401
kirwin ghost town tours
Step into the past on this one-of-a-kind adventure into the ghost town of Kirwin. The town dates back to 1885 and some structures are still standing, thanks to the U.S. Forest Service and the Wyoming State Preservation Office.
Kirwin is located approximately 34 miles southwest of Meeteetse, Wyoming. Enjoy beautiful scenery, learn fascinating history and view a variety of wildlife. Have lunch near the cabin that Amelia Earhart had started before her disappearance. This tour requires walking throughout the area and is high in elevation. Beverages, snacks, lunch and binoculars are provided. For further information about this tour or one of our other tours including the Wild Mustang Tour, Yellowstone Wildlife and Photo Tour, or a Red Canyon Rafting Trip, please contact:
Cody Wyoming Adventures
Phone: (307) 587-6988
Powell Agriculture Tours
Nestled between the picturesque Big Horn and Absaroka mountain ranges of northwest Wyoming, Powell is a community historically rooted in agriculture. The Powell Chamber of Commerce can help you learn more about the agriculture industry in and around Powell by customizing a tour for you or your group. Learn more about area crops, livestock production, irrigation systems and more from local ranchers and farmers. The Chamber offers customized agricultural tours for groups, organizations, families and individuals. Area farmers and ranchers who participate in our agro-tourism ventures realize the value that consumers place on visiting rural settings where food is produced, and they strive to provide tours that are informative, pleasurable and inspiring.
For reservations and pricing please contact:
Powell Valley Chamber of Commerce
Phone: (307) 754-3494
meeteetse area tours
Meeteetse Museums hosts several annual tours throughout the year:
Legend Rock Tour
Historic Double D guest ranch Tour
Free guided tour of the former historic Double D Guest Ranch, which operated in the 1930s. Many famous guests stayed there including Amelia Earhart. The tour is led by Jim Dunrud, whose family owned the ranch.
Free guided tour of the historic Pitchfork Ranch led by owner Lenox Baker. Learn the history of the ranch as well as restoration efforts currently underway. A visit to the endangered
black-footed ferret discovery site is also included.
Free guided tour offers an up-close and personal look at the abandoned mining town located in the high Absaroka Mountains. Explore numerous historic structures, mines and alpine scenery. The proposed summer cabin of Amelia Earhart is a short hike away.
ALPINE BOTANICAL TOUR
Free fun and educational tour for all ages. This tour is moderately strenuous.
For further information please contact:
Phone: (307) 868-2423
self-guided jeep tours
Jeep rentals for self-guided adventure tours. Explore rugged backroads through some of the most scenic vistas and landscapes in North America! Detailed trail maps and navigational options, driving tips and seasonal recommendations are offered as well as advice to maximize your time, interests and safety. Ask about the availability of a guided trip. All rental drivers must be 25 years of age or older with credit card and full coverage auto insurance in their name.
Rocky Mountain Backroads Adventure
Phone: (307) 254-1438 or (307) 254-1164
Yellowstone and wildlife tours
For centuries, Buffalo Bill’s Cody / Yellowstone Country has been home to the world’s most spectacular wildlife. Buffalo, deer, moose, mountain sheep, elk, grizzly bears, black bears, eagles and hundreds of other bird species, wild horses, and more, inhabit Buffalo Bill’s Cody / Yellowstone Country. Wildlife viewing tours can add special memories to a Buffalo Bill’s Cody / Yellowstone Country vacation. Many visitors prefer to let others drive while enjoying the scenery, attractions and wildlife of Yellowstone National Park. Experienced drivers knowledgeable in Yellowstone history and facts will insure a memorable and safe journey through the world’s first national park.
Choice Aviation, LLC
Choice Aviation is Cody’s full-service Fixed Base Operator (FBO). Experience Yellowstone/Cody Country by air. Scenic flights, aircraft rental and charter services throughout the region offered. Located at the Yellowstone Regional Airport. Call for reservations and pricing.
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Cody Wyoming Adventures
Yellowstone National Park is a spectacular geological phenomena that is filled with an amazing variety of volcanic activities. It is the first national park, established in 1872, spanning over 2.2 million acres. Our adventures take you to exciting sites such as Old Faithful, the Mud Cauldrons, bubbling paint pots and the hottest volcanic spot on the planet, Norris Geyser Basin. On our tours you can view areas such as the lower and upper falls of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River as well as a variety of wildlife that call Yellowstone home. Our 15 passenger van enables your trip to be more personal and provides one on one time with your guide. Park entrance, beverages, snacks, and deli style lunch is included. May – November 7: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Please call or visit our website for further information regarding this tour or one of our other customized tours.
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East Entrance Yellowstone Snowmobile Tours
Yellowstone National Park is a winter wonderland. From the third week of December to the first of March, Rimrock Ranch guides snowmobile tours into the park. They offer an all day tour which includes Old Faithful, the Gyser Basin areas, Yellowstone Falls, and Yellowstone Lake. Day trips and overnight trips are offered and can be customized to fit your needs. All tours originate from the East Entrance of the Park.
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EXPERIENCE YELLOWSTONE offers educational and informative guided natural history tours of Yellowstone National Park. Tours depart daily from Cody Wyoming. After driving the 50 mile Buffalo Bill Scenic Byway claimed by many to be the most scenic ride in Wyoming we’ll be entering the world’s first national park through the scenic east gate. These exciting tours emphasize nature photography, ecology, geology and wildlife viewing. Your tour will be guided by D. Robert Franz who was proclaimed by Digital Photography Magazine as one the 100 best wildlife photographers in the world. During your full day of exploration in Yellowstone’s 2.2 million acres you will see rugged mountains, clear alpine lakes, lush valleys, stunning wildflower displays and the world’s largest concentration of thermal features. The park’s ten thousand thermal features include spectacular geysers, colorful hot springs, bubbling cauldrons, mud pots and roaring fumaroles. Yellowstone may be even more famous for its world class wildlife viewing. The park is home to grizzly bears, black bears, gray wolves, mountain lions, bison, elk, moose, bighorn sheep and so much more. Robert has been guiding and photographing in Yellowstone for over 30 years and knows when and where to find the animals. Individuals, couples, family and friends are all welcome. Multi-day tours are available.
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GaperGuide, Inc. – Self-Guided GPS Audio Tour
The best way to see Yellowstone and Grand Teton! GaperGuide is a totally automatic audio tour of Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks that follows you wherever you go as you drive. You don’t have to get on a bus or a van with a bunch of other people to get a great tour, and GaperGuide costs only a fraction of what they do. Our simple device talks about the parks’ history, science and interesting facts, and even points out where the animals live, the good hikes, picnic areas and bathrooms. Don’t miss out on the hidden gems in the park! Please visit website for pick up and drop off locations as well as reservations and pricing. May 15 – October 15
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K3 Guest Ranch Tour Packages
K3 Guest Ranch offers area tours for you to enjoy. All tours depart from the ranch. Yellowstone National Park (9 hours) – Yellowstone National Park opens the first week in May and remains open until the first Monday in November, weather permitting. The drive to Yellowstone National Park is one of the most picturesque drives in the U.S. Visit Yellowstone Falls at Artist Point, the mud pots, geysers and Old Faithful. Chief Joseph Scenic Byway (4+ hours) – Follow a rugged section of the Nez Perce Trail along the route taken by Chief Joseph and a band of Nez Perce Indians in 1877 as they attempted to escape the US Calvary and flee into Canada. Travel over the Beartooth Mountains to the Top of The World. You will travel over mountains and valleys and be able to stop many places to view the gorgeous scenery. Legend Rock (5-8 hours) – Located 50 miles southeast of Cody, Wyoming Legend Rock is one of the oldest and best examples of Dinwoody rock art in the world. Wyoming Dinosaur Museum optional add-on. Call for reservations and pricing.
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Tour Yellowstone/Grub Steak Expeditions
Personalized, private tours of Yellowstone, area landmarks, or Native American sites. Custom designed trips offering wildlife viewing, history, photography, scenic and winter tours. Step-on guides for charter groups and motorcoaches. Please visit website for reservations and pricing.
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