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Shell Falls

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Address: U.S. 14, Bighorn National Forest, Sheridan, WY

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It was very easy to find this and it was worth the time. Absolutely Beautiful. Took lots of great photos

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 15, 2016
Alexandria, Virginia
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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

It was very easy to find this and it was worth the time. Absolutely Beautiful. Took lots of great photos

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Sheridan, Wyoming
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This waterfall is not the highest one will ever see, but the drop into the canyon and the 90 degree turns are simply amazing. Driving to it without knowing it is there except for the sign is part of its mystique. Don't miss this Big Horn natural wonder!

Cypress, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

Drove here from Gilette Wyoming just to see Big Horn National Forest and Shell Falls. A lovely day even if the weather didn't cooperate. It was actually very beautiful to see the clouds lower than the surrounding landscape. The visitor center staff were friendly and very helpful when asked questions. Not tons of people in the area either despite a... More 

Thank MLA707
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

As you drive through Bighorn National Forest, you will definitely want to take 15 to 20 minutes to stop and see beautiful Shell Falls. The falls and the gorge are very picturesque.

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Kimberling City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

This again we just stumbled upon and oh my it was breath taking! This is a double water fall and so worth stopping for. Good steps down to a better view with hand rails for safety. A picturesque place for sure! Needs v ending machines, bathrooms were clean.

Thank Bonnie H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We were driving from Muir to Wisconsin and had heard about the falls. It was worth the stop! We were there early, shortly after 7 before the crowds arrived (facilities weren't open) and it was a beautiful moment with the sun peeking around the clouds.

Thank Jpfive
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

We had a hard time getting to the falls, but when we finally found then they are beautiful . If you are coming from Sheridan they are about 11 miles before Shell, WY.

Thank conniesej
Jackson, Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great family outing....Bring the kids and bring your camera....Lots of beautiful falls...Just listen to the rushing water below...Wow!!!

Thank DLewis_10
Effingham, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

One of my favorite photos from out west was taken at Shell Falls. Due bacl there. The horses in the area make good shots too

Thank TWandMSC
Sweetwater, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

We enjoyed this part of the drive through the Bighorn National Forest in Wyoming. My granddaughter really enjoyed taking pictures of the falls at this stop.

Thank Sandy P

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