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“Off the beaten path swim break!!”

Ranked #2 of 2 things to do in Hardin
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Owner description: A great bass fishing reservoir inside Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area.
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

We decided to drive to Yellowtail Dam for a swim after a long day traveling and visiting Little Bighorn Battlefield monument and were so glad we did! It is about an hour drive off the beaten path but it was worth the drive for the beautiful scenery and a refreshing swim! You have to drive about 10 miles from the dam to get to the marina and swim area. We wished we would have had at least a half day there to rent a boat and go down the Bighorn Canyon river!

Thank KimE_RN
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Reviewed 11 July 2014

the drive to reservoir was nice..... the best vie would be from a boat traveling up the river ...... but the video at the dam site is nice to watch the overview of the river is nice to see

Thank STinMB
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Reviewed 20 April 2013

A very special place, and if you are a visitor with no boat, rent one! We camp at Black Canyon and consider it a privilege to live here and go there as much as we can in the summer!

1  Thank Tammy H
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Reviewed 29 March 2013

Probably one of the most beautiful lakes in the country winding thru
the bighorn mountains 75 miles thru a canyon and undeveloped Available only by boat at each end of the lake.

Thank Robert F
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Reviewed 2 September 2012

This isn't exactly a wilderness experience, but the view down over the reservoir is pretty exciting. Best seen by boat.

1  Thank EcoArtTraveler
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