Big Horn County Wyoming Ranches for Sale
Big Horn County lies in the Big Horn Basin in north-central Wyoming. A variety of picturesque Wyoming ranches for sale can be found within the 3159 miles of its beautiful boundaries. The Big Horn Mountains form the eastern border. They extend from northern Wyoming into southern Montana as a spur of the Rocky Mountains. Watch for those Big Horn sheep climbing the steep cliffs.
Communities and ranches housing the 12,000 county residents are few and far between in this rural area. Basin is the county seat and Lowell the largest town. Montana forms the northern border and Yellowstone Park is farther west. Commercial air service is available in Sheridan, with regional service in in Greybull and Cowley.
Ranchers and farmers utilize the many rich resources available in the region. Crystal clear waters and wildlife habitat invite hunters and fishermen to the mountain conquest. The fresh water also sustains many a cattle ranch and agricultural endeavor. Gorgeous skies, long-range views to Cloud Peak (13,175 feet), and outstanding geology help make this area popular for recreational properties and guest ranches, hunting ranches, fly fishing properties, and more.
The Big Horn Scenic Byway follows US 14. Pick it up west of Greybull, Wyoming. This 58-mile paved highway runs from the Powder River Basin to the Big Horn Basin. Relax and enjoy the unending scenic treasures, points of interest, or come for fishing, hunting, or camping. At Shell Creek Canyon and Shell Falls, note the 120-foot plunge, nature trails, and interpretive signs during your tour. Experience the thick forest and lush meadows, the deep canyons and waterfalls.
Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area
Other wonderful adventures await along the vast and wild landscapes of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area. It is a destination for more than 200,000 visitors annually, including fishermen. Explore diverse ecosystems, wildlife, and historic remnants harkening back 10,000 years. At the entrance to Big Horn Canyon in the town of Lovell (Highways 14 A and 310) is a visitor center with geological, historical, and photo exhibits. Come discover for yourself.
Museum of Flight
In 2015, the Flight & Aerial Firefighting Museum opened in Greybull. It contains samples of World War II bombers and transport aircraft as they are restored and retired. Planes include the PB4Y-2 used in the South Pacific.
Request more information about land and ranches in Big Horn County, Wyoming. Contact Dave Harrigan or Hunter Harrigan at Harrigan Land Company at (800) 524-1818. Specializing in large ranch and recreational properties in Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Utah.