What our guests have to say about us

  • Kate was a great guide. We were seeing animals from the first minutes of the door and she took good care of the whole trip.

    Jonathan Goldberg Avatar Jonathan Goldberg
    September 6, 2023

    We had a wonderful wildlife experience. Hunter was so good and knew so much about the wildlife in Lamar Valley and Yellowstone . We say 6 wolves and a Grizzly.... read more

    Karen Sheppard Avatar Karen Sheppard
    September 6, 2023

    Four of us had a wonderful tour of East Yellowstone with Hunter. He was well prepared with information about the geology, geography and wildlife of the area. We... read more

    Jeanne Benin Avatar Jeanne Benin
    September 20, 2022

    Hunter Graham is an awesome knowledgeable and experienced guide. Easy to talk to. We learned a lot and saw fox, moose elk big horn sheep coyote and of course bison.... read more

    media thumbnail 0media thumbnail 1media thumbnail 2media thumbnail 3
    Carol Zawacki Avatar Carol Zawacki
    February 28, 2024

    My wife and I had the pleasure of taking a wildlife tour of Yellowstone with Hunter in May 2022. It was an exceptional tour and the highlight of our entire... read more

    Jeff Kluever Avatar Jeff Kluever
    June 20, 2022

    Back in Belgium. With wonderful memories of the Yellowstone, and this thanks to Kate. We saw 9 grizzlies, black bear, coyote, wolves, mountain goats, all this with a... read more

    Christine Van Loock Avatar Christine Van Loock
    August 6, 2023

    Silver Gate Guides is so easy to work with. We gave them a call and set up a tour in no time. They were responsive and prompt in sorting... read more

    Emily Lucas Avatar Emily Lucas
    October 6, 2023

    Kate Jewett is a MAGNIFICENT guide! I've been coming to Silver Gate for decades with friends and family. I always stay with Silver Gate Lodging, usually in a great cabin.... read more

    media thumbnail 0
    Kelly Wade Avatar Kelly Wade
    November 6, 2023

    Hunter was an absolutely amazing guide! His great demeanor and wealth of knowledge made us feel right at home during our first trip to Yellowstone! I went to... read more

    Marvin Frazer Avatar Marvin Frazer
    October 6, 2023

    Kate was our guide for a dawn tour of the Lamar Valley. It was amazing! Our family of five (kids 14, 12, 10) could not be happier with... read more

    Matthew Menendez Avatar Matthew Menendez
    August 6, 2023

    Easily a 5-star experience and would recommend the group and our guide Hunter to anyone. Hunter was terrific as our guide, beginning with touching base days in advance to make... read more

    Jared Shanker Avatar Jared Shanker
    January 6, 2024

    We had a great day touring Lamar Valley with Kate! She shared lots of information, quickly spotted wildlife and was a lot of fun! She catered the trip to... read more

    Allison Brandt Avatar Allison Brandt
    October 6, 2023
  • Hunter is a nice guide. He really took care to show us the Lamar valley wildlife and knows how to find wolves, bears, and mountain goats. We enjoyed his tour... read more

    Gerrit Antonides Avatar Gerrit Antonides
    June 20, 2022

    We had the most fantastic experience with Guide Kate from Silver Gate Wildlife tours this past Friday. She was amazing, knowledgable, patient, well-equipped, and personable. She worked... read more

    Penny Rardin Avatar Penny Rardin
    September 6, 2023

    Hunter did a super job guiding us on his tour. He was very knowledgeable and explained things so we would understand it. The ride was comfortable and he had all... read more

    Tama Trotti Avatar Tama Trotti
    September 20, 2022

    We set out at 5:30 a.m. for the full-day tour with Reed. We had a fully wonderful and spectacular day, and our guide Reed was extraordinarily knowledgeable, experienced, interesting and... read more

    Ty Griffin Avatar Ty Griffin
    October 6, 2023

    We've just returned to England after 3 weeks in the US, visiting the Black Hills, Glacier, Yellowstone and Grand Teton. Our wildlife tour with Kate was undoubtedly the highlight. With... read more

    media thumbnail 0media thumbnail 1media thumbnail 2media thumbnail 3media thumbnail 4media thumbnail 5
    Mike Dainton Avatar Mike Dainton
    October 6, 2023

    June 2023: We were delighted to see our first wolf in the wild thanks to the Silver Gates guides. We booked a full day wilderness guided tour with Hunter. We... read more

    Tina Ridley Avatar Tina Ridley
    August 6, 2023

    Outstanding! Hunter was the best and incredibly knowledgeable. Wolf pup, eagle, pronghorn antelope, elk, bison. Fantastic morning. Will definitely do again!

    Elise Mahaffie Avatar Elise Mahaffie
    September 6, 2023

    Was visiting Lamar Valley with my fiancée and we wanted to get a more in depth view of the wildlife in the park. Hired Silver Gate Guides and we had... read more

    media thumbnail 0media thumbnail 1
    Cole Schuhmann Avatar Cole Schuhmann
    October 6, 2023

    Kate was our guide and she was fantastic. She told us about the park and animals we hoped to see. Unfortunately the animals did not cooperate, but we did... read more

    Liz Davies Avatar Liz Davies
    September 6, 2023

    My wife and I booked our recent trip with Hunter who was highly recommend by our neighbors. We met Hunter at the general store at 5:45 am. He had... read more

    Tom C Avatar Tom C
    October 6, 2023

    My husband and I went on a wonderful wildlife tour with Ms Kate! We had a unbelievable tour. Kate is very knowledgeable about both the park and the... read more

    Debbie Smith Avatar Debbie Smith
    June 20, 2022

    We decided at the last minute to book a tour with Silver Gate Guides. Our guide was Kate. She had an early morning and a late afternoon. We took the... read more

    Patty Blake Avatar Patty Blake
    August 6, 2023
  • I'm from Wyoming and am familiar with & love Lamar valley, but when family visited off & on this summer we decided to try a guided wildlife tour with Silver... read more

    media thumbnail 0media thumbnail 1media thumbnail 2media thumbnail 3media thumbnail 4
    Kia Trout Avatar Kia Trout
    September 6, 2023

    Our guide Hunter Graham took us through the Northern part of Yellowstone on a morning we will never forget. I think he respects wildlife in a way all visitors should.... read more

    Bjorn van Geel Avatar Bjorn van Geel
    June 20, 2022

    Kate was a great guide! It was overall great experience she was very knowledgeable about wildlife and we learned a lot on our tour!

    Jewel Brodie Avatar Jewel Brodie
    September 6, 2023

    Cannot recommend Silver Gate Guides enough!! Kate is awesome and sooooo knowledgeable about Yellowstone and the Lamar Valley! It was a dream to see grizzly bears and wolves in the... read more

    Meaghan Scharpf Avatar Meaghan Scharpf
    September 6, 2023

    We had a great sunset tour with Kate from Silver Gate Guides. Kate’s knowledge of the area and the wildlife, coupled with her engaging personality made this an amazing experience!... read more

    Lisa Cravens Avatar Lisa Cravens
    August 6, 2023

    If only we could give more stars. Cooper was THE BEST! He is super knowledgeable, prepared in every way with snacks, warmth for us when cold, getting scopes for... read more

    Lindsay Kenerly Avatar Lindsay Kenerly
    July 20, 2022

    We loved our tour with Kate and Silver Gate Guides and would absolutely recommend booking a tour through them. Kate was incredibly knowledgable and well-connected within the wolf spotting community.... read more

    Kelsey Keizur Avatar Kelsey Keizur
    October 6, 2023

    Great scenery and wildlife. We we're particularly interested in wolves and it didn't disappoint. Kate was a great guide

    malleydc Avatar malleydc
    August 6, 2023

    We had an awesome experience with Hunter seeing the wildlife in Yellowstone!! We’ve been to Yellowstone before but we saw so much more wildlife on our tour than we ever... read more

    Rebecca Meyer Avatar Rebecca Meyer
    October 6, 2023

    Hunter did an amazing job with our family! My son loves wolves and he was able to find a couple of wolves and answer all of his questions about them!... read more

    Alison Mantel Avatar Alison Mantel
    August 6, 2023

    Fantastic!! An eye opening experience that can not be beat with a guide from Silver Gate Guides. Seeing the beautiful surroundings of Silver Gate area was truly... read more

    Patti Townsend Avatar Patti Townsend
    September 20, 2022

    After 3 years of postponing our trip to Yellowstone & the Lamar Valley, we finally made it and Kate from Silver Gate Guides made sure it was worth the wait!... read more

    Nicole Kahn Avatar Nicole Kahn
    July 6, 2023