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Day 6 Wyoming Mt Rushmore Yellowstone Tetons 14 day trip

Buffalo, Wyoming to Cody, Wyoming Day 6

Drive Time: 3 hours

Hotels in Cody WY:

Chamberlin Hotel

Irma Hotel


Big Horn Mountains

Ten Sleep Canyon

Ten Sleep Fish Hatchery

Today’s drive will take you across the Bighorn Mountains. Watch for deer, elk, eagles, and moose. You will cross the scenic Bighorn Mountains and the Bighorn Basin to Cody, Wyoming founded by Buffalo Bill Cody.

Directions: Leave Buffalo West on US 16 over the Bighorn Mountains to Worland, Wyoming, turn Right and go North on US 20 & 16 to Greybull, Left on US 20, US 16, and US 14 into Cody.

Ten Sleep Canyon is on the west side of the Bighorn Mountains and the road descends through a majestic multi-shaded Dolomite limestone canyon on its way to the small town of Ten Sleep.

Ten Sleep Fish Hatchery Learn about the inner workings of a fish hatchery by stopping between 8:00am to 5:00pm daily, 7 days a week. The Hatchery was first constructed in 1939, with an addition in 2003 that now is home to the Yellowstone cutthroat trout brood stock.

Hotels in Cody:

The Irma Hotel

The Chamberlin Hotel

Major Activities:

Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Cody Night Rodeo

Buffalo Bill Historical Center is five museums under one roof. The Whitney Gallery of Western Art presents an outstanding collection of masterworks of the American West including original paintings, sculptures and prints that trace artistic interpretations of the West from the early 19th century to today. The Plains Indians Museum features one of the country's largest and finest collections of Plains Indian art and artifacts. Also visit the Cody Firearms Museum, the Draper Natural History Museum, the McCracken Research Library, and the Buffalo Bill Cody Museum.

Cody Night Rodeo Every night, June 1st to August 31st, you can see America's original sport - RODEO

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