Many guests come specifically to see the wide variety of local wildlife in their natural habitat. Each season is unique, making it worth your while to come back again and again no matter the time of year.

Think of Silver Gate as an extension of Yellowstone National Park. This means there are a lot of animals that wander through town!

Local wildlife

Local species include:

  • Bison
  • Black bear
  • Bobcat
  • Coyote
  • Elk
  • Gray wolf
  • Grizzly bear
  • Lynx
  • Moose
  • Mountain lion
  • Mule deer
  • Pine marten
  • Red fox
  • Red squirrel
  • Several bird species

Please remember, do not feed or approach wild animals. Even animals that seem docile can be dangerous!