Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area

Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area

News in Bighorn Canyon

Wyoming ghost town's cemetery vandalized

November 17, 2009, 7:16 am
The National Park Service is trying to find the culprits behind a Wyoming ghost town cemetery vandalism spree that damaged several historic tombstones. Kane, Wyo., about two miles from where Shoshone and Bighorn rivers meet in Big Horn County, was abandoned around 1965 when the Yellowtail Dam in Montana flooded the area surrounding the ...

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National park visitors boost Montana’s tourism stats

October 19, 2009, 8:37 am
Montana's summer tourism season wasn't as bad as expected - and was far better than in surrounding states and most of the rest of the country. It helped that visitor numbers at the major national parks in Montana soared above those for the 2008 season. Visitation was bolstered by locals vacationing closer to home ...

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Bighorn Canyon Gets Superintendent

September 2, 2008, 10:10 am
Jerry Case, a 32-year veteran of the National Park Service, has been named superintendent of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area in Wyoming and Montana. Case will assume his new position in early ...

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