Close Call With Bison in YNP

When you visit Yellowstone National Park, rangers will NOT advise you to play dead if a bison is charging you. However, that’s just what a visitor from Montana did in the Nez Perce Creek area after a bison charged and she slipped an fell in her efforts to evade the animal. She played dead – and it worked. According to bystanders, the bison barreled right up to her, stopped and sniffed moving around her body, and then moved on. A video sent to Montana media outlets show two bison charging two people at the time the woman tripped and fell. … Continue reading Close Call With Bison in YNP