All posts tagged Big Horn Mountains

Volunteers gather in a staging area set up by emergency responders in the Big Horn Mountains during a search for two snowmobilers reported missing last week.
courtesy photo/LaRae Dobbs

Big Horn Mountains Ordeal | Rescuers find snowmobilers

  What started out for two relatively experienced snowmobiling buddies as a short ride to grab a bite to eat at a backcountry lodge in the Big Horn Mountains turned into a long night in the cold and one of […]

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According to witnesses, some trailers look like they exploding from within following an extreme weather event on Monday night in a popular camping area in the Big Horns.
photo courtesy Big Horn County Sheriff’s Dept.

Microburst wreaks havoc in Big Horn Mountains

A microburst with winds estimated by the National Weather Service in the 90 to 100 mph range cut a path a quarter mile wide and two miles long

Doug Savage uses a stepladder to reach a hot spot at the shop fire west of Cowley Tuesday, one of more than 100 calls the fire department has already responded to this year.
David Peck photo

Lovell firemen tackle fire in Big Horns

From the top of the Big Horns to a pair of rural fires in the Big Horn Basin below, the Lovell Volunteer Fire Dept. has had a

Maintenance crews from Lovell and Northwest Wyoming worked this past week to clear snow from U.S. Highway 14A in the Big Horn Mountains between Lovell and Burgess Junction.

U.S. 14A spring opening  scheduled for Thursday

[caption id="attachment_8325" align="aligncenter" width="369"] Maintenance crews from Lovell and Northwest Wyoming worked this past week to clear snow from U.S. Highway 14A in the Big Horn Mountains