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

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
DLewis_10
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Jackson, Wyoming
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Jackson, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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

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Effingham, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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

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Sweetwater, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful stop to see Shell Falls on an absolutely beautiful drive. So many variations in terrain, fire and beetles have destroyed part of forest which makes for a great learning experience about the power of nature. You will enjoy.

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Greencastle, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This reminded me of the Grand Canyon with the stairs and catwalks. The falls are beautiful and the little forestry service center has a lot of cool info on the geology around the area. They have bathrooms and a big parking area suitable for RV's. Cool stop!

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Helsinge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

easy to visit and totally free. Good for people e.g. in wheel chair. Remember to see the cabin with examples of stones etc

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valley city, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great surprise! The small park site is much more than I expected. The falls and canyon area is well worth a drive to see. The facilities were extremely clean and well kept up which was a slight surprise because of its somewhat remote location

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove through the Bighorn mountains on our way to Yellowstone. Shell Falls is on the western side of the mountains and absolutely stunning. The whole drive through the mountains gives a scenic ride to the falls, but the falls themselves were the highlight.

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StL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was definitely worth the side trip. We drove from Sheridan WY to Shell Falls. The vistas on the Big Horn Scenic Highway were spectacular. There are several platforms & a wooden walkway for viewing.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our road trip through Big Horn National Forest, we came across this waterfall. The walk down to it was not that far. I cried at the majestic beauty of it, but I have been known to do that a lot when something that God created is so beautiful!

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