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This drive should be on your bucket list

We live about 100 miles from the East entrance to Yellowstone Park via the Beartooth Highway. This... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Susan W
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Joliet, Montana
Day Drive

It's so hard to even go a month without taking this drive (when the pass is clear of course)! It's... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Erin M
,
Billings, Montana
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"snowball fight"
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"take your time"
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"afraid of heights"
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"snow drifts"
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"vista point"
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"alpine scenery"
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"awesome views"
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"bucket list"
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We live about 100 miles from the East entrance to Yellowstone Park via the Beartooth Highway. This route is closed during late fall through about Memorial Day, though the opening can be delayed depending upon the amount of snow that has to be plowed to...More

1  Thank Susan W
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

It's so hard to even go a month without taking this drive (when the pass is clear of course)! It's one of my favorite drives in this area! And by far the best route to Yellowstone, just for the views! I don't know who in...More

1  Thank Erin M
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great drive going from Red Lodge down into Yellowstone National Park. Lots of pullouts and hiking trails. Beautiful views in almost any direction. Highway 212 through here is steep and winding, but that’s what’s makes it fun and so beautiful. We did...More

1  Thank Kevin M
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

One incredible drive. Feels like the top of the world. Magnificent mountains and marvelous views. But take your time and WATCH THE ROAD - it's narrow and windy.

Thank IrishRM711
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

On top of the world is exactly how you feel when your here,. So the little store named that is a perfect fit. Jaw dropping beauty around every corner on this drive & the pass is the best part. Highly recommend!

Thank April B
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

A truly beautiful vista in every direction. It will be cold all year. You are in Montana, bring a jacket. Well worth the drive and a must do if you are near.

Thank TeG85
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

After I had heard of this Pass I wanted to take it but was a little apprehensive since I heard that the Pass was a white knuckle drive but I was determine and I am so happy that my husband and I did the Pass....More

1  Thank Darlene J
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Do not miss this if you love great mountain roads. Lots of mountains and lakes. Lots of switchbacks and places to pull off and enjoy the views.

Thank Slosh123
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I can't wait to come back here. It was a great ride. So beautiful. A tad chilly, but well worth it. (We were on our Harley). The walls of snow were like 12-14 feet high on the sides of the road. It was really cool....More

2  Thank GBMAC
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

we were told about Beartooth pass and decided to drive through it. it was breathtaking. the mountains still had some flowers blooming and that was in sharp contrast to the snow drifts that were still in places. we had a snowball fight in July. It...More

Thank Michele R
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Pam B
31 March 2018|
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Response from Erin M | Reviewed this property |
The Beartooth Pass rarely opens before May 31st or Memorial Day weekend.
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slsage51
18 August 2017|
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Response from April B | Reviewed this property |
I would say 1.5-2 hours depending on the stops u take
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