• Red cliffs descend into the water of Bighorn Canyon

    Bighorn Canyon

    National Recreation Area MT,WY

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By Mail
Bighorn Canyon NRA
Headquarters
5 Avenue B, P.O. Box 7458
Fort Smith, MT 59035-7458

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Bighorn Canyon NRA
Visitor Center
20 Highway 14A East
Lovell, WY 82431
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By Phone
Headquarters
406-666-2412

Visitor Information
406-666-2412

Visitor Information
307-548-5406

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By Fax
406-666-2415 Headquarters

Did You Know?

Veiw of the Bighorn Mountains from the Yellowtail Habitat, photo by K. Schwab

One of the most famous fossil discoveries is within view of Bighorn Canyon. Natural Trap Cave is well known within the scientific community due to the presence of over 40,000 fossil bones, among them the remains of the Short-faced bear, American lion, American Cheetah, American Camel, and Mammoth. More...