Grandest Canyon in the Northern Rockies
A landscape of sheer cliffs towering 1,000 feet above a ribbon of blue water. World class fishing and a place where wild horses still run free. Bighorn Canyon is a place where imagination meets reality. Bighorn Canyon has unrivaled recreation possibilities.
LOVELL, WY VISITOR CENTER OPEN 8:30AM-4:30pm EACH DAY AND THE AFTERBAY CONTACT STATION OPEN AS STAFFING ALLOWS.
Let's Move Outside
Bighorn Canyon has several activities that combine fitness and outdoor recreation.Read More
Wildlife of Bighorn Canyon
Bighorn Canyon is home for bighorn sheep, mule deer, wild horses, mountain lions, black bears, and many other animals.Read More
Fishing and Boating at Bighorn Canyon
Boating and fishing are the two most popular forms of recreation in Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area.Read More
Did You Know?
Over the past 65 million years, with a dramatic increase the last 5 million years, 5800 to 7500 feet of rock layers have eroded off the top of Bighorn Canyon. More...