Grizzly Wolf & Discovery Center

In West Yellowstone resides the Grizzly and Wolf Discovery center, which is a kind of wildlife sanctuary where get up and close to Grizzly bears, wolves, raptors, and (soon) river otters. It's open all year, even in winter (winters are ferociously cold in West Yellowstone). I visited in late summer and came out with the following images, beginning with a rough-legged hawk:





Golden eagle:





Griz:















Wolves:







This particular wolf was a rascal and, what often amounts to the same thing, a critic. As I was photographing him, he suddenly someone come up next to me using a camera system he didn't approve of, and this is what he did:




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