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Buffalo Bill Dam

Cody, WY
+1 307-527-6076
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Worth stopping for

Very interesting videos on the construction of the dam. Visitor center small, but loads of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
My "Dam" Experience

Definitely worth a stop. Staff was so friendly. Met us with a golf cart ride to the dam as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Cody, WY
+1 307-527-6076
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very interesting videos on the construction of the dam. Visitor center small, but loads of information available. Incredible views of the dam.

Thank buckeyeblazer
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definitely worth a stop. Staff was so friendly. Met us with a golf cart ride to the dam as parking lot was a walk. He offered lots of good advise including best spot for photos. Watched a very informative video and then spent some time...More

Thank JANA J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Driving from Yellowstone to Cody, we stopped here on 9/3/17. It was a nice break and the views were interesting. The free museum (and parking) give you the history of the dam and area, you can walk out on the dam and they provide free...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 1 week ago

interesting videos about the building of the dam and why. The staff are friendly, There is a small museum there as well

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on the way to Yellowstone quickly because it was unplanned. We were glad we did. The shuttle driver gave us a good bit of history and the dam itself was spectacular to see. The little museum was quite informative. It's worth a...More

Thank MarGal67
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of history on how this project was completed. It takes a few minutes but watch the video-funny stories on how many contractors to complete the project & conditions the workers endured! Meet a super nice man who only volunteers on Tuesdays to shuttle guests-forgot...More

Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't know Buffalo Bill Cody did so much for this area, including help build this dam. Great place to see and visit.

Thank Marian V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to drive west out of Cody towards the eastern, Yellowstone Lake, entrance to Yellowstone, National Park. Doing so, you drive through a short series of tunnels carved through the granite mountains west of Cody and when you come out you'll see a large...More

Thank t515cc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can easily miss it but taking one hour to visit the dam and the small visitor center is all that is needed. Nice experience to see one of the first dams and the prototype to the famous Hover's dam.

Thank Gadi E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ride over from the parking lot in the golf card was fun and learn a lot about the surrounding area from the driver Charles. Inside the visitor center was much more than a souvenir shop. The layout and pictures and videos about the dams...More

Thank Mixon F
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Stacey u
10 July 2016|
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Response from mcihawth | Reviewed this property |
During the summer months, there is a trolley tour that goes to the Dam. It travels a set route around the city.

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