Big Horn County

bighorn canyon recreation

The vast, wild landscape of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area offers visitors unparalleled opportunities to immerse themselves in the natural world, and experience the wonders of this extraordinary place. With over 120,000 acres, one can find an astounding diversity in ecosystems, wildlife, and more than 10,000 years of human history to explore.

Cal S. Taggart Bighorn Canyon Visitor Center is located 11 miles south and west of the south entrance to Bighorn Canyon in the town of Lovell, Wyoming at the junction of Highways 14A and 310.

Exhibits include relief map of Bighorn Canyon and the surrounding areas, geological, historical and photo exhibits on the natural and cultural history of the area.

Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area is a destination for over 200,000 visitors each year. The hardest part may be choosing which fishing spot, auto tour, water route, overlook, or historic area to explore!

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