Snowmobiling in the Big Horns.

Snowmobiling in the Big Horns is world class. Bighorn National Forest frequently makes the list of top 10 snowmobile destinations: The trail system in the Big Horn Mountains is divided into north and south sections that connect for great multi-day trips. Enjoy 342 miles of groomed trails and 49 miles of ungroomed trails. Shell Campground […]

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Things to Do

We are often asked what kinds of things there are to do around Shell, and in an effort to provide a bit more information to our guests, I’ve compiled some information along with links (when available). Hopefully this will help you plan your trip! I’m sure there is much more than what I list here, […]

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Labor of Love

  When we say we are pouring our hearts into our campground, this is what we mean… spending all of our spare time to finish up the bathroom in the bunkhouse.   We found this old rough cut lumber at Kevin’s dad’s house on our last visit and the first thing we thought is, “that […]

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Hunting the Big Horn area
Big Horn Mountains in the fall

Cabins and RV sites for your Wyoming hunting expedition. Hunting is a major part of Wyoming and Shell Campground is located near world-class opportunities. Located on US Highway 14, a common boundary for many of the areas, Shell is a convenient location for hunting activities. To learn more about the hunting boundaries in the area […]

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Total Solar Eclipse

Wyoming accommodations to watch the solar eclipse We are getting ready for our summer season here at the campground, including the total solar eclipse on August 21st. This will be the first total eclipse of the sun visible by the contiguous US since 1979, so we think its a pretty big deal! Wyoming is one […]

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Top 5 Favorite Activities in Shell, WY

We knew when we moved to the mountains that we would be surrounded by beautiful scenery and wildlife, but we’ve discovered so much more in the short time we’ve been here.  Our top five favorites in Shell, WY so far are as follows…   5. Wildlife viewing. We have so much wildlife in and around […]

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Dinner is Served

We offer “Take and Bake” meals for our guests. All meals are made from scratch right in our kitchen and are a guest and local favorite! For guests staying with us in the summer months, we keep a well stocked selection of menu items (see list below) in the store to choose from. Guests are […]

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Bighorn sheep relocation

On Saturday, we got to be part of the Bighorn sheep relocation project. Wyoning Game and Fish do these operations in order to maintain healthy heards around the state.   The sheep were captured and brought by helicopter to be vaccinated and tagged, and the next day were deliver to their new home a couple […]

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Riding in PEAKS to Conga?

With snow on the ground right now, the PEAKS to Conga ride feels like a long time away. But if you book your stay early you can be sure to stay in Shell for all the post-ride fun! The Bunkhouse The Bunkhouse sleeps 6, includes a refrigerator, coffee maker, cable television and wifi. We are […]

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