Open 365 days 8:30am - 8:30pm|
Phone (406) 646 - 7001 (800) 257 - 2570
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MONTANA
The Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center is open 365 days a year, including holidays, (GWDC bears do not hibernate).
Please note that our hours do change with the season:
September 3rd thru September 29th, 2012 - 8:30am to 7:00pm
September 30th thru October 27th, 2012 - 8:30am to 6:00pm
October 28th thru April 18th, 2013 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
April 19th thru May 9th, 2013 - 8:30am to 6:00pm
May 10th thru September 1st, 2013 - 8:30am to 8:30pm
We are located just one block from the west entrance to Yellowstone National Park and one block south of the IMAX Theater (map and directions).
As a 501©(3) not-for-profit organization, visitor admission is our main source of funding for continued operations.
School group rates are:
Teachers, chaperones, bus driver and additional adults pay the student rate for their group. All school groups must have a chaperone for every ten students, we will allow up to two or three additional chaperones at the student rate. Additional chaperones will pay the higher rate.
A joint ticket with the IMAX Theater is available if arrangements have been made in advance. The GWDC will collect funds and issue a receipt for the IMAX Theater.
School group rates for a joint ticket with the IMAX Theater are:
Cash, school check or credit cards are accepted. Please pay in a lump sum for the group.
The Center can accommodate groups from 8:30 am until one hour prior to closing.
Please specify in advance if you would like a particular topic discussed.
Make your reservations by calling our Group Tour Coordinator at 406 646-7001 or 800 257-2570.
When possible, avoid the summer crowds from June through August. Plan school field trips in the spring, fall or winter months.
To contact us:
201 South Canyon Rd.
P.O. Box 996
West Yellowstone, MT 59758
(800) 257-2570 or (406) 646-7001
DID YOU KNOW?
Grizzly bears are powerful, top-of-the-food-chain predators, yet much of their diet consists of nuts, berries, fruit, leaves, and roots. Bears also eat other animals, from rodents to moose.