• Red cliffs descend into the water of Bighorn Canyon

    Bighorn Canyon

    National Recreation Area MT,WY

Operating Hours & Seasons

Bighorn Canyon Visitor Center

Bighorn Canyon Visitor Center

NPS

Cal S. Taggart Bighorn Canyon Visitor Center - Lovell, Wyoming

Hours:
Open 7 days per week 8:30 AM-4:30 PM

After Spetember 1, the visitor center will be open 8:30 AM-4:30 PM

The visitor center will be closed on the following federal holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.

Call: 307-548-5406

 
Afterbay Contact Station

Afterbay Contact Station

NPS

Afterbay Contact Station - Fort Smith, Montana
Open intermittently. If you have any questions please call: 406-666-3321, or the number below. After September 1, 2014, the contact station will be open 9 AM-5PM as staffing allows.

Call: 406-666-2351

 
Yellowtail Dam

Yellowtail Dam

NPS

Yellowtail Dam Visitor Center, Fort Smith, Montana
Closed after September 1, 2014


Open until early September.

Call: 406-666-9961

 
Crooked Creek Contact Station

Crooked Creek Ranger Station

NPS

Crooked Creek Contact Station (near Horseshoe Bend turnoff)
Hours may vary depending on staffing
Call: 307-548-7326

Did You Know?

Robert and Dorothy Yellowtail traditionally dressed in the land of the Bighorn

Robert Yellowtail served as the superintendent of the Crow Indian Reservation and was later elected tribal council chairman. Under his leadership, the culture and economy of the Crow people was revived. Although, he opposed the construction of the dam on the Bighorn River, it is named in his honor. More...