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Sight seeing, and relaxing

A wounderful place to sight seeing, relax and just have fun with family, friends. Nice to get your... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
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Beautiful

A must see if you are in the area have a little picnic and watch all the fishing boats go in and out

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Kelly T
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Hardin, Montana
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A great bass fishing reservoir inside Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area.
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  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

A wounderful place to sight seeing, relax and just have fun with family, friends. Nice to get your binoculars out and look for animals, or just for a nice drive with your boat. This is a place we live to take Relatives and Friends we...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

A must see if you are in the area have a little picnic and watch all the fishing boats go in and out

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

It was so hot the day we visited and when we made it to the dam the A/C was out at the visitor center! ARRGG! But the view was great.

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Short drive from Fort Smith to the dam site but a little longer drive to the lake and marina area. Pretty drive and worth the time in Big Sky country for the views of the far off mountains. If you know where to look you...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Yellowtail Dam. Very nice indeed. Nice drive, nice views, very green. Looks like some great fishing.

Thank Sheryl L
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

We saw a pamphlet at the museum, so we drove the 40 miles to the dam to do the tour that the pamphlet said was available. When we got there the gate was across the road that stated that there was no entry for security...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Bigger then I expected , nice place to visit if you have else nothing to do after the Custer Battlefield

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Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Its a dam! That about it ! If heading the Hartin take the shorter way on highway 313! Not too much to see here.

Thank Leewee24
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

We drove from Hardin to visit the Yellowtail Dam and Reservoir. The Visitor's Center has a nice film and small gift area. They have a terrific viewing area inside the center with a perfect view on the full dam. The ride up to the dam...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

me and my boyfriend started fishing and went one weekend caught a 20''brown trout and now were hooked we go every weekend from billings my son loves it and were sad winter is almost here one more trip yippy

Thank April W
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Kasey M
21 July 2017|
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Response from TexasHarleyTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We only went directly to the dam itself. It is possible there is a marina down below but we did not notice.
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4 August 2015|
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