The Last Best Hike
On Saturday, September 11, 2010 meet Ranger Jim Staebler at 11:00AM at the Crooked Creek Contact Station, across from the Horseshoe Bend turn off, for the Last Best Hike.
Ranger Staebler will guide hikers to one of the most spectacular, least visited views of
Park Ranger Jim Staebler will lead this off trail hike to the canyon rim which will include a leisurely lunch (bring your own) with a views seldom seen by most visitors. Anything about
This is a Special Secret Place, yet it is in plain sight. Come join us and find out where it is.
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...