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Yes. We agree. This may be one of the best scenic drives in the US. Impressive. All the views are... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
Beautiful Drive

Be sure and include this scenic drive in the plans for your visit to Yellowstone! The scenery is... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Lexington, Kentucky
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

Yes. We agree. This may be one of the best scenic drives in the US. Impressive. All the views are magnificent. You seem obliged to stop in all those rest areas to take a new photo. Spectacular, especially close to the summit. To taste it,...More

1  Thank Toni3452
Reviewed August 8, 2018

The Northeast Entrance to Yellowstone National Park, is 69 miles from Red Lodge,MT via the Beartooth Highway. The Beartooth Highway reaches an elevation of 10,947 feet, at the summit of Beartooth Pass, in the Shoshone National Forest. The scenery is fantastically beautiful, while many miles...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Be sure and include this scenic drive in the plans for your visit to Yellowstone! The scenery is amazing! There are plenty of places to pull of and explore and take pictures. It is a beautiful drive!!

Thank Bgarlan
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Exiting Yellowstone through the northeast gate has the benefit of having the greater chance of seeing buffalo, in herd and up close on the highway. Winding up the Beartooth Highway leads you to 360 degrees of tremendous views of many snow capped mountains, including plowed...More

1  Thank P7367RUrichardw
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Breathtaking views at every turn. Places at higher elevations where you can walk out onto the snow/ice. We also saw mountain goats near the summit. Take a jacket to throw on and be sure to take some sunflower seeds to feed the chipmunks at the...More

Thank heathkp1987
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

They say there are few places that won’t disappoint like the Grand Canyon. Beartooth pass and HWY 212 definitely won’t disappoint you. Travel from Red Losge MT to Cooke City, MT on one of America’s most beautiful roads. The vistas are amazing and the scenery...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed August 2, 2018

This is my second time touring Beartooth Highway and I absolutely love it! We were on a motorcycle trip in July to Deadwood, SD and had to experience this road with friends. Last year we went thru rain but this year the weather was sunny...More

Thank queenofhearts7
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

There were 9 of us on a motorcycle ride from Boise. Majority of the riders have done this ride before. But everyone said the same thing, let’s do again. The pass is in the top 10 motorcycle rides in the country and you have to...More

Thank rtoddgodfrey
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We came upon this drive into Yellowstone unexpectedly and I am so glad that we did. I have never seen such amazing scenery in my life. It is impossible to put into words just how beautiful it is.

1  Thank Dblnranch
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is by far the most beautiful way to get to Yellowstone. The scenery is unbelievable and there are plenty of pullouts to enjoy the view. We saw so many animals and even had a snowball fight in July! Make sure to pick up a...More

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October 15, 2018|
Response from Suera | Reviewed this property |
We took our one ton dually with 32 ft bumper pull trailer up it. Not the best rig for the road! Corners are very much hairpin and the road is narrow and it’s steep if you have to stop to allow a vehicle down so you can pull... More
diane h
June 18, 2018|
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Response from christinaf982 | Reviewed this property |
Only place I saw along the drive was top of the world. I think they have cabins and camp sites. We stayed at red lodge inn. Not a big hotel, but a family owned motel. Nice sized rooms and awesome people. There are other... More
May 29, 2018|
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Thanks! Very helpful!