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Bighorn National Forest

2013 Eastside 2nd St, Sheridan, WY 82801-9638
+1 307-674-2600
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WOW What A Drive

On our two week's trip through the northern Rocky Mountains and Plains we stopped at the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert V
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Ave Maria, Florida
My Favorite Place in the United States

My Fiancé and I took a road trip from Ohio to California and we drove through Bighorn on accident... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rebecca C
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Over one million acres of scenic mountains, valleys and alpine tree forests: great for hiking and biking.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2013 Eastside 2nd St, Sheridan, WY 82801-9638
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our two week's trip through the northern Rocky Mountains and Plains we stopped at the Northeastern Wyoming Welcome Center on I-90. There the docent practically ordered us to approach our eventual goal of Yellowstone NP ONLY through Sheridan and then take the drive over...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Fiancé and I took a road trip from Ohio to California and we drove through Bighorn on accident, and it's easily my favorite place I've ever been. It's breathtaking, through every second of the drive we were saying "look over there!" We added an...More

Thank Rebecca C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Offering breathtaking scenery and fun activities no matter the season, the Bighorn National Forest is truly a National treasure. From pristine wilderness, to mountain lodges, to campgrounds, to recreational vehicle trails -there is something here for everyone :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Created as a US Forest Reserve in 1897, it is one of the oldest government-protected forest lands in the U.S. It is also one of the most diverse forests. Many people will see moose here and not in Yellowstone. Look for a dark object in...More

Thank Rowena M
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

The mountain is what is best of summer & winter sports, camping, fishing, hiking. We love it so much we want it to stay un-crowded!

1  Thank 7THRanch
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Drove from Pittsburgh PA to Bighorn. The campground we stayed in was awesome! 5 campsites on a forest service road 20 miles long. It took it almost 2 hours to drive in. Well worth it! Solitude

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Drove across the park road on US 16, which is a very cool road and very scenic. Very curvy and mountainous as you might imagine. This was in summer. Then, we went backpacking in the cloud peak wilderness, which was also amazing (scenic, secluded, quiet).

Thank Charles C
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

My wife and I wanted to experience this amazing road, as we were traveling through. Great sights along the way. The mountain tops were snow covered, as was the road side shoulder. The road went through some amazing landscapes along the way. By the time...More

1  Thank Daniel R
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We traveled up the mountain and the views were breathtaking. Shell falls is amazing. Each curve in the road brought new amazing vistas. It would have been even better if the fog was not so thick but you never know what to expect with the...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We went after a light snow. So tip of mountain had snow but the base was beautiful!! Trees of all colors and so many wild animals. We saw turkeys, deer, antelope, and a cattle drive off the mountain. It was a fabulous drive. We only...More

Thank christine b
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Ron G
16 January 2018|
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Response from nancyzalzalah | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, did not camp but I believe there is campling in big horn national park though
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