Shoshone Trail

Highlights from The Shoshone Trail

Utah - Idaho - Wyoming - Montana

Session III: July 21 - August 3






Fossil Butte NM
– hunt in the cold sagebrush desert and flat-topped ridges to see some of the world's best preserved fossilized fish, insects, plants, reptiles, birds and mammals from an ancient sub-tropical landscape. 

 


The Great Salt Lake – swim and float off the white sand beaches of Antelope Island. Observe antelope, deer, bobcats, coyotes, birds and some 600 American Bison, introduced to the island in 1893.

       


Yellowstone NP, America's first national park, home to grizzly bears, wolves, bison, and elk. Experience Old Faithful’s eruption fist-hand.  See the world's most extraordinary collection of geysers and hot springs. Explore the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Attend an evening fireside ranger-led program to learn more about the wonders of Yellowstone. 

 

Grand Teton NP – see the spectacular landscape rich with majestic mountains, pristine glacial lakes and extraordinary wildlife. See waterfalls, swim in Jenny Lake and take a polar bear plunge in Surprise Lake after an alpine walk half way up Grand Teton.

 


       


Buffalo Bill Historic Center
boasts of five inter-connected museums all under one roof depicting the rich history of the American West, including the life of W.F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody.

 

 

 

Minnetonka Cave SF is a fascinating 9-room cave of stalactites, stalagmites and banded travertine that was originally found by grouse hunters.  Three stalagmites, over 10 feet high, have diameters of nearly four feet.
 

Join us and explore our National Parks on an American Wanderer Adventure.