My first stop at a dam and I was impressed. Family and I were taken on a golf cart by a volunteer guide and shown around. Not too much walking. Great visitor center and gift shop, got some dam souvenirs.
This was our 2nd stop at Buffalo Bill Dam. The first was back in the late 90s. After 9/11 there have been some changes. We had to park pretty far back in the parking area, but they did have a guy in a golf cart giving people rides. The visitor center is totally redone. Very nice information center with helpful... 更多
The views are great. You can walk around the dam and see some historical items related to the dam. Inside the visitor center are things to look at and there's a gift shop with rest rooms. They provide a cart to and from the parking lot if you don't want to walk.
This location is free and is very interesting. Movie plays regularly and really gives you the history of this dam. When we were there golf cart shuttles were available from the parking lot to the door.
The dam is just outside of Cody about 5 miles on the the road from the eastern exit of Yellowstone Park. You can easily spend about an hour overlooking the dam and the visitors centre. It is free, but a small donation helps with the upkeep of the centre and the kind volunteers that look after the visitors. There is... 更多
If you're traveling through the area, you must stop and see the dam! The dam offers beautiful views and there is so much history surrounding the dam. During the months that the visitor center is open, it is a must stop and see as well! It's very educational and offers tons of information in the form of maps, artifacts, and... 更多
Traveling west from Cody the dam is easy to miss. Just as you pas thru the tunnels are signs for the dam. We went back the second day we traveled to Yellowstone and were pleasantly surprised. It was very interesting and we got great pictures from the Visiters Center.
Just a few miles outside of Cody, on way to Yellowstone, we saw a large body of water, which caught our eye. Turns out it is part of the Buffalo Bill Dam project. It came up so quickly that we missed the turnoff, but it looked so interesting that we were able to turn around a short distance up, and... 更多