• 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?

Yellowtail dam and power plant, photo by K. Schwab

The power plant at the base of the Yellowtail Dam in Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area has the capacity to produce 250,000 kilowatts of hydroelectricity. The United States gets 5.7% of its total electricity needs from hydroelectric sources. More...