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Medicine Wheel National Historic Landmark

Hwy 14A, Lovell, WY
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If you are in the area, make sure you make this trip. Scenery is beautiful - worth the walk. Take... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KristyMcCullers
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Loganville, Georgia
It has to be excellent it is unique!

This is a bucket list item for me as I am in to back yard astronomy and love sun wheels... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jim B
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Tucson, Arizona
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Hwy 14A, Lovell, WY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area, make sure you make this trip. Scenery is beautiful - worth the walk. Take your time, stop along the way.

Thank KristyMcCullers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a bucket list item for me as I am in to back yard astronomy and love sun wheels, archeoastronomy, stone circles and alignments. I really did enjoy visiting the Big horn Medicine wheel. It is unblemished and not vandalized like so many other...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful location about 10000 feet up. The walk is about 1.5 mikes each way (uphill) from the parking area but there's lots to take in. We spotted a fossilized seashell in the stone along the road, very cool. The medicine wheel is a moving...More

Thank kadct
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Wonderful hike and a breath taking view. Both rangers were very informative about the Medicine Wheel. There was still snow in July.

Thank Glena D
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The gravel road in a short one lane road. It was worth the trip up the mountain to get there, We parked at the gravel lot and a ranger came out to great us. He told up about the Landmark and the the short Hike...More

Thank teresareker
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I wanted so much to see this but my camper would not make it up 14a from Lovell. I had to turn around 9 miles short. 8-10 degrees hills were rough. I found a great museum display on Work and and would like to share...More

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is an important stop to learn more about our country. The rangers where very professional and accommodating to insure all could share in the experience.

Thank stanz175
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I couldn't get really close because of the deep snow but could see there was nothing to see (no snow on the monument itself)

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Overall a very fascinating place to go see a different culture. During the summer it is still somewhat cold and we even saw a bit of snow, and its a bit of a hike, but still go. Everything seemed very authentic and very solemn and...More

1  Thank Coltcritic
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This ceremonial site is where all area Native American chiefs met to decide the fate of their people and their intertribal relationships. It is all the way up at the top of Medicine Wheel Pass, which I believe to be the highest mountain highway passage...More

1  Thank rwasr1953
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tjmetz
9 September 2017|
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Response from kadct | Reviewed this property |
There were leashed dogs walking when we were there but owners were asked to leave keep them off of the path that goes directly around the medicine wheel.
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Tara A
3 May 2017|
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Response from Jim B |
Exactly, I'm not sure but about end of May till mid October. Forget winter as the circle will be under many feet of snow. Read a little about Plains Medicine Wheels before your go. This is a holy place. You can call the... More
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Kelli H
11 November 2016|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Cody Wyoming to Medicine Wheel 2 h 21 min (86.3 mi) via US-14 ALT E 2 h 55 min (128.8 mi) via US-14 E/US-16 E/US-20 E ---------------------------------------------------------------------- The Medicine Wheel, located near... More
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