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Beautiful Drive

We were lucky and hit the pass on a day when it was open. We drove up from the Montana side to the summit and it was breathtaking. I grew up in the mountains of Utah, but this was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Sioux Falls, SD

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Sioux Falls, SD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky and hit the pass on a day when it was open. We drove up from the Montana side to the summit and it was breathtaking. I grew up in the mountains of Utah, but this was spectacular. I wish we would have had time to go down the Wyoming side, but we didn't and I will have... More 

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'll never forget this drive! I come from mountains and curvy roads, but the Beartooth showed me a thing or two. It was beautiful and scary all at the same time. As we drove, we could see snow coming. The closer we got, the wind picked up and the temperature dropped more than 15 degrees. We drove out as amazed... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So, I debated not driving across the Beartooth Pass, since I was driving 36' Class A gas RV, and some had said it was near to impossible in a large RV. Well, I'm glad I was "foolish" and drove it against internet advice. Went across from Red Lodge, MT into Yellowstone' NE entrance. Took it easy going up, and easy... More 

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Sierra Vista
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83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We almost didn't make it. The day we planned on going they were closed due to inclimate weather. We waited two days and tried again. Success! What a beautiful scenic drive, allow three hours so you can take all the turnoffs and drive up to the tower. The tower is three miles of us paved roads, but so worth it.... More 

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Saint Anthony, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful drive. Had been told by many a must drive for a once in a lifetime adventure. Not disappointed at all very curvy road but enjoyed every mile. Would recommend to anyone visiting that area. Met many interesting people at all stops which you must stop often and look out.

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Duluth, Minnesota
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106 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

From the first curve to the last - this exhilarating drive is one of the most beautiful drives in the US. Want to experience the mountains - but don't have a lot of time to do so? This is definitely the drive for you! The spectacular view will make you feel like your at the top of the world!!

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Evansville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

I don't have the words to describe the experience of riding Beartooth pass on a motorcycle. Best I can do is to say it's one of the most beautiful places I've ever traveled on two wheels and would recommend it to anyone with the caution that it might not be the best place for a novice rider.

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

How often do you see snow in August in the US? Well take a look at Beartooth Pass, my girls had a snowball fight in August. Lots of hairpin turns and lookouts all the way to 10,900 feet of elevation. Great look out near the top with parking, restrooms and chipmunks that have clearly taken a liking to human food.... More 

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Cold Spring, Minnesota
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149 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We took this drive coming out of Yellowstone National Park north east entrance and it was an amazing drive. We saw lots of wildlife and drove through two mountain passes that we were able to stop and take pictures. It feels like you're on top of the world. There are several lakes that you can stop at and they are... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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172 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful drive. Lots of turn outs so the driver and passengers could enjoy all the views. There are a number of small lakes along the way and hiking trails. We found about 20 mountain goats at the top of the pass. I am so glad my wife suggested this route for our trip to Yellowstone National Park.

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