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The Buffalo Bill Reservoir

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Beautiful

Well worth the stop. This time of year with the winter run off the water was gushing and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TravelingSportscoach
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Just Passed on the drive in

We did see it on passing and took note and some pictures. Other than that it was not a focus and we... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Gerald M
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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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Cody, WY
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the stop. This time of year with the winter run off the water was gushing and the reservoir was beautiful.

Thank TravelingSportscoach
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We did see it on passing and took note and some pictures. Other than that it was not a focus and we would have needed to researched more on this item.

Thank Gerald M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Bring your camera and take some pictures...the water and the mountains behind it is breath taking...

Thank DLewis_10
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Visited in April, before the Park roads were open but when the weather was starting to warm up. Walked along the shore with my children and couldn't hear anything except the wind. Absolutely beautiful. We were the only ones on the reservoir. . . felt...More

Thank gypsynw
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is another undervalued reservoir next to Yellowstone National Park. The colors were amazing and the lake was fabolous! A must see attraction on the way to Cody! :-)

Thank OZS969
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I've driven by this beautiful lake many times and it's always a scenic view. It looks like a great place for boating and has spots one could pull over for and enjoy picnic. Right on the scenic road to Yellowstone just 6 miles from Cody.

Thank GenotheViking
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Gaze across the water...so pretty...You can camp there too...I went to a wedding there...very nice....Take your camera and shoot some pictures....

Thank DLewis_10
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Water levels were low in this fall and due to the fires in the area (they were using water out of the reservoir to help control the fires). It is on the way to Yellowstone, so worth a look.

Thank PHulgin
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I'm a local to the area. My state tax dollars fund parks as such. If you even dare to traverse without paying a fee of $4.00 just to use the bathroom once, you could be facing a steep fine. The park ranger is always on...More

1  Thank Junior Bacon B
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We spent time here just enjoying the scenery. It was a beautiful morning but too cool for any water activities. There were lots of waterfowl to enjoy.

Thank Kathy O
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