Pirates and wolves and bears, oh my! Other family friendly offerings to stop and see near Yellowstone

When you're looking for something to do with restless children on the way to Yellowstone National Park, here are a couple of places to check out: "Real Pirates" in Idaho Falls and the Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone.

Sharon Haddock is a professional writer with more than 40 years' experience, 17 at the Deseret News. Her personal blog is at sharonhaddock.blogspot.com. Email: haddoc@deseretnews.com