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Winter Wolf, Wildlife Watching & Hot Springs Getaway
February 27, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - March 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am
Winter Wolf & Wildlife Watching and Hot Springs Getaway
Dates: Thursday Feb 27 – Sunday March 1st
Join Women Who Explore ambassadors Alana & Alex on Winter retreat into the heart of the Yellowstone Region . Spend a day looking for wolves and other wildlife and unwind in the local hot springs.
Arrive at cabin outside Gardiner, Montana. Check in as early as 4 PM – the rest of the evening will be getting to know each other, and talking about the plan for the rest of the weekend. You will be required to get yourself to the cabin. We recommend flying into Bozeman, our cabin will be just outside Gardiner, about a 90 miles south of Bozeman. We will do what we can to arrange carpools/taxis with participants from the airport, but ultimately you are required to get to the cabin on your own.
Dinner will be provided at cabin.
Spend the day getting acquainted with each other and this beautiful area! The day is yours to explore however you choose… take a hike, head out on snowshoes, spend the day relaxing in town or head out to explore the sights nearby.
We’ll have a continental breakfast at the cabin (think: oatmeal, yogurt, eggs, fruit) and we’ll pack lunches for the day (think PB&J sammies). Dinner will be a taco bar at the cabin.
This day will also include natural hot spring soaks at Yellowstone Hot Springs just outside of Gardiner
The day will start early – a 6 AM tour time. Today we’ll join Yellowstone Wolf Tracker for a private winter yellowstone wolf and wildlife tour to enjoy the beauty of yellowstone in winter. They’ll have a continental breakfast for us and snacks for the day. The day will start early to maximize wildlife viewing time. Winter tours focus on wolf watching in the Lamar Valley, the little “Serengeti” of North America, the wildlife rich region where wolves were reintroduced. Winter is also the best season to see a majority of the park’s wildlife. Animals often seen include pronghorn, bull elk, bald eagles, bighorn sheep, bison, coyotes and other critters that live in Yellowstone. February is wolf mating season, so our odds are higher! The tour will last 6-8 hours and we’ll be done by midday.
After the tour we will head back to our cabin and unwind for the night, play games, and reminisce on the days activities. Dinner will be at the cabin.
This is the day that we pack up and leave and say our goodbyes. Checkout by 10 AM. If you’re sticking around, feel free to explore the sites with your newly made friendships!
What is Included
3 nights Lodging in cabin (shared beds), Dinner Thursday night, Friday breakfast/lunch/dinner, Saturday breakfast/lunch/dinner, Sunday breakfast, Guided wildlife watching tour, Admission to Hot Springs (1 day), and a surprise swag bag from local businesses!
What’s Not Included
Transportation to cabin
Getaways are non-refundable at purchase. If the trip is cancelled for any reason then it would be 100% refunded. There is a minimum number of 7 participants to run this event. Trip guests will be notified by email as soon as the trip reaches confirmation. Confirmation will be provided no later than 12/29/2019. If the trip is not confirmed at this time, your full payment will be refunded within 48 hours.
Eventbrite registration is required. After you register on Eventbrite – you will receive information on payment. To avoid extra fees, payments can be made via Venmo or Paypal (instructions will be emailed to you). This trip requires upfront payment and is non-refundable! If you are not able to attend, you may find another women to take your place, but it is your responsibility to obtain payment directly from them and notify an ambassador. A waitlist will be created on the main event page.
Questions? Contact Alex Hanson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Alana Bartolai at Alana.email@example.com