Wolf Tracker is compiled and edited by Nathan Varley and
Linda Thurston, owners of THE WILD SIDE,
LLC. Yellowstone Wolf
Tracker has been on the web since 1997.
has been living in Yellowstone for most of his life and works with wolves
and other wildlife species. As a professional wildlife guide, Nathan
enjoys hosting groups in his home, Yellowstone, where exceptional wildlife
sightings and amazing secret spots are the norm. He guides groups of all sizes and ages,
year-round, and specializes in natural and cultural history of the park, wildlife
observation, and backcountry wilderness travel. He maintains a wildlife ecology research program
in partnership with the park and several universities. BIOGRAPHY
has worked with wolves in the Rocky Mountains for much of her career as a
wildlife biologist. She has done conservation work for agencies
including the National Park Service in Yellowstone and Idaho Fish and Game
in the Clearwater region of Idaho. She worked on a wolf research
project in Banff National Park, Alberta, for the University of Alberta. Currently she works for Defenders
of Wildlife on programs that aim to solve chronic problems of wolf
predation on domestic livestock in Montana. She also guides many
people to see wolves in Yellowstone each year and shares her extensive
experience in field courses for the Yellowstone Association Institute and
other non-profit organizations. BIOGRAPHY
This web page
A listing of
premier wildlife watching programs (right-hand column) that feature multiple days of extensive viewing,
excellent meals and accommodation, and expert interpretation by Nathan
& Linda, who combine over 30 years of Yellowstone experience.
Our custom programs feature the flexibility to
create a program perfect for your group, dates, and budget. These
can be as short as a single day or as long as multiple weeks. We arrange
programs and field courses for colleges and
universities that travel to learn about the wildlife and critical
conservation issues in Yellowstone. Read
what guests have said about their experiences with The Wild Side's
wolf excursions in Yellowstone.
Wolf Information: we offer an information service with sightings, updates, and naturalist reports to stay
informed about current events in Yellowstone at www.yellowstonereports.com.
High quality spotting
scopes are available for rent to enhance
wildlife viewing in the park. We are also available for consulting
on wildlife research and management for small businesses and agencies.
contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mail at PO BOX 769 Gardiner Montana 59030
The Wild Side, LLC, offices
are located at 404 Water Street, Gardiner.