- 47 miles (75 km)
- Allow at least 1 hour to tour this byway.
- No fees for public facilities.
Located along the northeastern edge of Yellowstone NationalPark, the Chief Joseph Scenic Byway offers spectacular views and aunique history. However, not only will you find the breathtakingbeauty that Wyoming is known for, you will find world-classopportunities for wildlife viewing, access to a variety ofrecreation oppportunities, and a chance to see the land where thelegendary flight of Chief Joseph and his band of Nez Perceoccurred. Dedicated to this story, the Chief Joseph Scenic Bywayoffers you the opportunity to learn more of this tragic tale. Fromprehistoric times to the present, the Chief Joseph Scenic Byway hasmuch to reveal about the relationship between the naturalenvironment and human history.