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Stayed at the base of storm castle peak.

This place is for friends and family. Ten of us reserved a house. This house sits on the Gallatin... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2019
Many road-side turn-outs available for close-ups of particular geologic features

We drove from Bozeman to West Yellowstone specifically to see the Canyon and it didn't disappoint... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
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Reviewed 8 January 2019

Outstanding natural views and vistas.... you'll want to be sure to have a full gas tank as you'll want to linger and explore ALL DAY!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dee3652
Reviewed 3 January 2019

This place is for friends and family. Ten of us reserved a house. This house sits on the Gallatin river at the base of storm castle peak. We were there 12/25/18 to new years day. All I can say is (Out of this world) Our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We drove from Bozeman to West Yellowstone specifically to see the Canyon and it didn't disappoint. A book, Roadside Geology of Yellowstone Country, described what we saw and suggested good stopping points to get a closer look. Outside of national parks, it is OK to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mvidro
Reviewed 27 September 2018

A drive through the canyon offers the eyes an overload of beauty. Mountain stream, beautiful mountains, wild life, and peacefulness. A great drive if you're heading to Yellowstone from Bozeman.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Took this route on the way to Yellowstone from the Bozeman Airport. Beautiful scenery along the way even with the Wildfires encroaching from the South (Sept 2018). Several hiking trails and resorts (Big Sky) are located along the highway. I believe "A River Runs Through...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

The drive through the canyon is absolutely beautiful. You cross the river several times. The afternoon sun made the rapids shine. Fly fisherman every turnout. I wish we had time to explore.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is one way to Yellowstone National Park and West Yellowstone and Big Sky MT. Pretty busy highway with great views of the mountains. Lots of cafes and bars along the way to frequent. 320 Ranch, Bucks T-4 and Cinnamon Lodge to name a few....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

One of the most beautiful roads and places I have ever been to. The Gallatin River dancing with Hwy 191, doesn't matter if it'sa day or night, if it's raining or hot, I will never forget that place.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ania G
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Gallatin Canyon covers a wide area. Most people drive down MT HWY 191 & just view Gallatin Canyon on their drive to Big Sky (to ski) or West Yellowstone. But, there is a lot to do/explore on the side roads/hikes in the canyon. It is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something to do outdoors near Bozeman and saw this recommendation and decided to try. One thing I want to say is that this is a beautiful drive, but it isn't a dedicated canyon, like a park you pull into and drive...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Minal T
21 December 2017|
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Should be OK, just drive carefully.
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Response from 21,226 | Reviewed this property |
Highway 191 follows the river bottom the entire trip from Bozeman to the town of West Yellowstone. Lovely scenic drive that we have done many times. Absolutely no fears of high mountain driving. There are more ups and... More