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What a view!

The view of the Buffalo Bill Reservoir was just beautiful driving in towards Cody from East park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackie N
,
Wright City, Missouri
Ok, taken by itself

This reservoir, or lake, was created by the Buffalo Bill Dam of the North Fork of the Shoshone... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
t515cc
,
San Antonio, Texas
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Cody, WY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of the Buffalo Bill Reservoir was just beautiful driving in towards Cody from East park entrance. We stopped to enjoy the view and noticed several folks out on the water. We didn't have time for more than to just take in the view.

Thank Jackie N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This reservoir, or lake, was created by the Buffalo Bill Dam of the North Fork of the Shoshone River, east of Cody, WY. It's water is primarily for irrigation, according to what we read, but its clearly recreational as well, given the RVs, boats and...More

1  Thank t515cc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by on our to Cody, Very interesting little Dam, worth a stop to have look you can walk along the Dam wall which Hubby enjoyed

Thank 328fiona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our visit to the Buffalo Bill Reservoir - was interesting to watch the film on how they built the dam and walk on the bridge over the dam. No fee to view. Nice museum.

Thank Darlene J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Free, well worth a visit, fascinating HEP dam, still working, great little display and info centre. Composting toilets!

Thank Calamity J
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We stopped to see the gates open below the dam and were amazed at the mist across the canyon. Very good history of the area was available. Must stop if you go to Cody.

Thank zoitster
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I am not sure that there are very many other words to describe this. Peaceful, beautiful. ...you have to take the time to see it!

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 3 July 2017

You will most likely be driving by this coming/going to Cody area. Worth a stop to take in the natural beauty while there. Free!

Thank Eliz102
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Nothing special. Just another dam / reservoir. Nice place to stop and take a break from our drive. Would not go out of my way to see it but if it is on your way, way not.

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 28 May 2017 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
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