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A beautiful place to reflect and wonder

As you walk the windswept, winding path to this (pre)historic landmark, which has been a cultural... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2012
Rhonda M
Ponca, Arkansas
Amazing Energy

A must see! Long dusty road to get there but well worth the trip. Very great energy in the space, a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2012
Rita K
Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 13 September 2012

As you walk the windswept, winding path to this (pre)historic landmark, which has been a cultural and spiritual site for Native Americans for thousands of years, you have to approach it with the idea that you're not about to see the 8th Wonder of the...More

6  Thank Rhonda M
Reviewed 6 September 2012

A must see! Long dusty road to get there but well worth the trip. Very great energy in the space, a sacred piece of land indeed.

1  Thank Rita K
Reviewed 26 August 2012

It is a unique monument to faith and wonder; the colorful strips of cloth flutter in the breeze, and wildflowers bloom in the mountain sunshine during the summer months. It has a feeling, this place---it is spiritual and primal. Visit it and see what your...More

3  Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 22 August 2012

I understand the spiritual value held by the site and mountain by the First American peoples. For a National Site, it was disappointing. Look at the photos on the web--they are better than any you can take and the area is roped off unless you...More

2  Thank maimutzacelmare
Reviewed 17 August 2012

The Medicine Wheel National Landmark in the Big Horn Mountains of Wyoming, is a must see. The atmosphere there is intensely spiritual and quiet even on a windy day. It leaves you with a great sense of peace and wonderment. The view is incredible and...More

1  Thank MNPirate
Reviewed 16 August 2012

I love that this is a National Historic Landmark that is still used by Native Americans. The walk up is a bit trying, but worth it. And the view is amazing.

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Reviewed 21 July 2012

We traveled to Bighorn to see both the gaping canyon filled with wild horses and soft snow-capped, above-timberline mountains that rim the Basin. Our most memorable stop was here at the Medicine Wheel. It was a spiritual awakening like no other. We were fortunate to...More

3  Thank doublemdoublet
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Wonderful views at this incredible cultural treasure. It's about 1-1/2 miles one way from the parking lot along a well marked path. When we were there, a snowdrift covered part of the road, making it a somewhat difficult. when you are there, though, it is...More

1  Thank DickandDolly
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Medicine Wheel was the high point of our trip, what an incredible spiritual place and experience. The ancient (600 years +) Native American Sacred site is 3 miles on gravel road from the main road and approximately 10,000 feet in elevation. Bring good walking shoes,...More

4  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 22 September 2011

If you're interested in Native American culture or simply want to experience beautiful panoramic view of Bighorn Basin, this is worth a stop. The Native American ranger who greeted us was very friendly and was willing to answer any questions about the prehistoric site. Despite...More

3  Thank skepticmom
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9 September 2017|
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.
3 May 2017|
Response from Jim B |
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