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West Yellowstone Ambassadors

West Yellowstone Ambassadors

A group of young adults came to learn about Smokejumping. Thankfully, we had Jim Kitchen, our President of the Board, and former smokejumper, teach them the tools, clothing, gear, and jumping out of a plane. They were able to take

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What To Do With Your Family in West Yellowstone

Finches and Woods Come to YNC

What To Do With Your Family Yellowstone Nature Connection enjoys unlocking family adventures! We created a fabulous program and these families reserved months in advance. They came together for a family reunion, with cousins learning and playing together. All of

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Why Family Interactions Make Sense

Families from AZ, CA, & FL

Different Families Come Together Yellowstone Nature Connection enjoys having its members come to West Yellowstone. As members, they can volunteer and stay in our Ranger house. This week our members volunteered at a program, and one of them was a

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UT & MT Families Visit

UT & MT Families Visit

Children and their Grandfather took a program with a retired smokejumper and his children. They all learned something new about fire ecology, smokejumping and smokejumpers.  Here at Yellowstone Nature Connection, we try to make sure everyone can have a new

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West Yellowstone Garden Club

West Yellowstone Garden Club

The West Yellowstone Garden Club came out to Yellowstone Nature Connection for a fun-filled afternoon planting our Fire Ecology Native Plant Garden on the campus. Last fall they had installed the foundation of the garden, and our Master Gardener figured

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