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A Surprising fine

We lucked into finding the Medicine Wheel site and I'm glad we did. Beautiful views with a sacred... read more

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Trish J
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Waynesville, Ohio
Worth the visit

I have wanted to visit one of the wheels for a long time and I was not disappointed. The road from... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
fossil1
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Milford, New Jersey
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Reviewed today

We lucked into finding the Medicine Wheel site and I'm glad we did. Beautiful views with a sacred feel.

Thank Trish J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came a very long way to see this and was really excited. I hiked the 1.5 miles, which was lovely, but the wheel itself was very underwhelming. You cannot get a view of it from high enough to take a good picture. I have...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

I have wanted to visit one of the wheels for a long time and I was not disappointed. The road from Sheridan to Cody was beautiful and scenic. As were driving we noticed a large patch of snow that my grandson wanted to visit, so...More

Thank fossil1
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great day trip for us. The scenery on the 1 1/2 mile trip up to the site was amazing and, fortunately, we picked a beautiful day to go. So worth the hike! Landmark, itself, was quiet and peaceful.

1  Thank patriciahC4296SY
Reviewed 31 July 2018

It's worth your time to make the 1.5 mile hike to the Medicine Wheel. The views along the way alone are worth the effort. The Medicine Wheel is a spiritual piece of Native American history.

Thank Jason L
Reviewed 22 July 2018

From the parking lot to the top of the mountain (where the wheel is) is about 1 ½ miles but heed the warning to take it slowly as you are about 9,500 feet up. We even had to walk on snow at one stage. We...More

2  Thank PETRA001
Reviewed 16 July 2018

It is worth a visit, the surrounding area has a feel to it that is spiritual in nature. Some people feel that this is one of the sacred mountains that are interconnected. The serenity and tranquility alone make it worth the hike its about a...More

2  Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 14 July 2018

The walk to the medicine wheel was great, very scenic and enjoyable. The medicne wheel is unique and worth seeing.

Thank karenbG1952WJ
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Easy hike if accustomed to hiking at nearly 10,000ft elevation. Trail is about three miles round-trip.Imagine the wind nearly always blows so be prepared for that. On the last morning of September we were the only ones there which made the experience more special. Good...More

3  Thank FrancesinIdaho
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The hike was a bit dusty and hot (not much shade), but we were able witness some ranchers moving their cattle ahead of us, the kids loved that. At the wheel, it was very neat to look around and find tokens left behind and wonder...More

2  Thank Me2rean
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tjmetz
9 September 2017|
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Response from kadct | Reviewed this property |
There were leashed dogs walking when we were there but owners were asked to leave keep them off of the path that goes directly around the medicine wheel.
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EveNParadise
3 May 2017|
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Exactly, I'm not sure but about end of May till mid October. Forget winter as the circle will be under many feet of snow. Read a little about Plains Medicine Wheels before your go. This is a holy place. You can call the... More
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