Operating Hours & Seasons
The visitor center will be closed on the following federal holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.
Afterbay Contact Station - Fort Smith, Montana
Yellowtail Dam Visitor Center, Fort Smith, Montana
Crooked Creek Contact Station (near Horseshoe Bend turnoff)
Did You Know?
Prior to the completion of Yellowtail Dam, the Bighorn River was a muddy, warm water prairie stream. The dam transformed the river into a cold, clear tailwater ideally suited to rainbow and brown trout, and aquatic insects. The Bighorn River now draws visitors and anglers from around the globe. More...