About Us

Thank you for visiting Yellowstone Guidelines.

Yellowstone Guidelines, LLC has been providing guided adventures in the Yellowstone area for over 20 years. We are one of the few companies and original permit permit holders authorized by the National Park Service to guide in Yellowstone! 


Chris Hondorf has been guiding in the greater Yellowstone Area for eight years. After getting a Bachelor of Science from Syracuse University and SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry, he ventured to the wilds of southwest Montana. Now he shares his passion for the outdoors and nature with others. Chris lives with his wife Annie, a Montana native, and daughter, Nola. Chris is a Wilderness First Responder (WFR), lead guide, and owner of Yellowstone Guidelines. He is also a Certified Interpretive Guide (CIG) through the National Association of Interpreters, Leave No Trace Trainer (LNT), and certified naturalist from the Yellowstone Association.

Yellowstone Guidelines is our family business. Let us take your family on a trip of a lifetime. We strive to make your vacation as memorable and fun as possible. Come visit Yellowstone National Park and see why it is truly a must see destination!