Photo: Screen shot from the video taken by Tyler Greenly

JACKSON, Wyo. — Local wildlife guide, Tyler Greenly, shared this video on his Instagram, today. Greenly’s caption read, “Watched this trio of wolves hunting and playing with these bull elk while giving a tour in Grand Teton National Park. Definitely an experience I will never forget.”


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In the video, Greenly describes the scene to his tour group. He explained how “hunts like these could go on for like five hours.” The wolves can be seen circling the two bull elk, as the elk attempt to defend their space and protect themselves from an attack.

“This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience,” said Greenly, “not only are you seeing wolves but you are watching them hunt right now.”

Greenly is a guide for Jackson Hole EcoTour Adventures.


Lindsay Vallen is a Community News Reporter covering a little bit of everything; with an interest in politics, wildlife, and amplifying community voices. Originally from the east coast, Lindsay has called Wilson, Wyoming home since 2017. In her free time, she enjoys snowboarding, hiking, cooking, and completing the Jackson Hole Daily crosswords.