“With his book, Moose Henderson has provided the wildlife observer and photographer with a concise, wonderfully formatted, and easy to follow informative tutorial to put you precisely in the right place, at the right time, for a variety of wildlife and landscape opportunities.”
—Charles Glatzer, M.Photog., Canon Explorer of Light
The Definitive Wildlife Guide for Grand Teton National Park
Learn the secrets of a professional wildlife guide.
Learn the best places to find and photograph wildlife with 50 Wildlife Hotspots. Finding wildlife in and near Grand Teton can be tough but this guide makes it easy. You will find exactly where and when to go to find the animals you are looking for.
Find the bears, wolves, moose, elk, bison, pronghorn, and bighorn sheep that you want to see. All four seasons are covered, giving you the best chance to view wildlife no matter when you visit. Learn the best time of day, what the best focal length lens is to bring, and what you might see.
“After lunch, Elk Flats is an excellent location for viewing wildlife in the middle of the day (hotspot 21).”
The book talks about safety, animal behavior, and the environment of Grand Teton. For approximately seven months out of the year, the area is blanketed in deep snow and sub-arctic temperatures. 50 Wildlife Hotspots shares how to photograph and find animals in these tough conditions, too.
Best wildlife locations
Seasons for areas
Local secret spots