JULY PROGRAMS AT BIGHORN CANYON
Contact: Christy Fleming, 307-548-5406
Rangers at Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area have a variety of campground programs planned for the month of July on both the North End of the park and the South End of the park.
There is a program for everyone this month. All campground programs start at 8 p.m. The Speaker Series program starts at 7 p.m. Please mark your calendars for these July programs:
Lovell, Wyoming - horseshoe bend campground amphitheater
july 5-eddy hulbert: silversmith of bighorn canyon with ranger danielle peck.
july 6-the legend of big metal with ranger John kissner.
july12-the little people of bighorn canyon with ranger Danielle peck.
july 13-uranium and world war ii in the bighorn canyon with ranger John kissner.
july 19-prehistoric weapon: the atlatl with ranger Shawn williams.
july 20-living off of the land with ranger John kissner.
july 26-stories of bighorn canyon with ranger Danielle peck.
july 27-mountain men and the fur trade with ranger shawn williams.
Speaker Series - Lovell Wyoming - Visitor Center
July 11 – Archeology of the Bighorn Canyon and Big Horn Basin with Archeologist Chris Finley
fort smith, montana – Ok-A-Beh Marina
july 5- legends of bighorn canyon at ok-a-beh marina with ranger Jessica joyce.
july12-beneath the surface: geology of bighorn canyon at ok-a-beh marina with ranger Jessica joyce.
july 27-aquatic invasive species: zebra mussels at ok-a-beh marina with ranger Jessica joyce.
Fort Smith, Montana – Amphitheater at Afterbay campground
july 6- archeology of bighorn canyon with ranger Kaci weinschrott.
july13-archeology of bighorn canyon with ranger Kaci weinschrott.
july 20-archeology of bighorn canyon with ranger Kaci weinschrott.
Did You Know?
There are over 350 Abandoned Mineral land sites recorded in Bighorn Canyon, and even more are being discovered. These sites are the result of a mining boom, caused by the search for uranium in the production of nuclear weapons during the Cold War. Even with research the names of the companies responsible for the test sites have not been found. More...