Shell Falls

photo: Shell Falls in Wyoming. Photo by Liz Lawley.

Type: Backcountry
Length: 0.20 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Along US 14 21.5 mi. E of Greybill.
State(s): Wyoming
Latitude: 44.587
: -107.615193

21.5 miles from Greyball, on US Hwy 14 (Big Horn Scenic Byway).


From the staffed information Center Shell Creek cuts a deep chasm through the surrounding granite creating a spectacular waterfall, falling at a rate of 3,600 gallons per second.

Additional Details

Width: 36 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Elevation Gain (cumulative): Not Available

Year Designated:

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Joel B. Strong
Recreation and Lands Staff Officer
Bighorn National Forest
1969 South Sheridan St.
Sheridan , WY 82801
(307) 672-0751



Shell Falls in Wyoming. Photo by Liz Lawley.

Shell Falls in Wyoming. Photo by Liz Lawley.


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