Bighorn National Forest

Forests/Natural Areas in Bighorn Nat'l Forest

Cloud Peak Wilderness

On September 3, 1964, the United States did something that no other nation had ever done before. They created "The Wilderness Act". The Act states :"In order to assure that an increasing population, accompanied by expanding settlement and growing mechanization, does not occupy and modify all areas within the United ...

Elgin Park

Elgin Park is located approximately 20 miles west of Buffalo on HWY 16, then 1.5 miles on FSR 22, and approximately 3 miles on FSR 372. This area is open parks with cool, quiet forest and a horse users delight with many trails leading from this area to other ...

Sibley Lake Recreation Area

This Recreation Area surrounds Sibley Lake, a small body of water west of Dayton. Located at 8,000 feet, Sibley Lake is man-made, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930's. There is fishing, tent and trailer camping and picnicking available. Only nonmotorized boating is allowed. The fishing ramp, ...