Bison Goring at West Thumb

Yellowstone National Park

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[Laughter] Visitor 1: “Don’t run, just walk.” [Incomprehensible conversation] Visitor 2: “How you doin’?” Visitor 3: “How you doin’? Getting’ mad.” [Visitors scream] Visitor 4: “Oh No.” Visitor 1: “Jim, stay here. Jim…” Bus Driver: “Get up in the tree. Get up in the tree. Come here. Come here.” Visitor 1: “Jim, Jim, Jim, stay here.” Bus Driver: “Come here, sir.”


While bison may seem as harmless and slow, they can be very dangerous and fast. This video shows what can happen when you approach too closely.