• Red cliffs descend into the water of Bighorn Canyon

    Bighorn Canyon

    National Recreation Area MT,WY

Public Transportation

North District
There is no public transportation to the North District in Fort Smith, Montana. Several outfitters for fishing on the Bighorn River offer airport pickup and transportation to lodgings close to the river. Others offer shuttle services to ferry anglers back and forth between the different river accesses. For a complete listing of outfitters in the Fort Smith area click here…

South District
Greyhound buses serve Lovell, Wyoming where the Bighorn Canyon Visitor Center is located.
Regular hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Closed on Sunday. These times are subject to change. For more information click here…

Did You Know?

Fort Smith Monument, photo by S. Dalby

On August 1, 1867, a haying party of 25 soldiers and civilians held off the attacks of over 800 Sioux and Northern Cheyenne warriors in the hayfields 2 ½ miles northeast of Fort Smith. The outcome was a draw. The incident became known as the Hayfield Fight. More...