Bighorn Canyon NRA Lovell Visitor Center Operating Hours
Park films along with exhibits are available at the visitor center which is staffed by a ranger to help answer questions concerning the park and current park conditions.Daily park passes may be purchased for $5; Annual Bighorn Canyon NRA passes may be purchased for $30.Annual Federal Recreation, Senior, and Access passes are also available at the
The Western National Parks Association bookstore is located in the park visitor center and offers a large variety of books, CD, maps, and educational materials for purchase.Through the month of August items related to Cowboys and Cowboy Life are 15% off.
For current lake conditions or help planning a visit, visitors may call the
Did You Know?
Long before the Bighorn River was tamed by the Yellowtail Dam, the roiling waters through the canyon were feared. During spring snowmelt, the water turned into a raging torrent, a combination of whirlpools, rapids, and eddies. Conversely, the river through the canyon had a reputation for being placid by late summer, when dry heat and lack of rainfall turned it into a sedate stream. More...