Bighorn Lake Yellowtail Dam and Powerplant

Bighorn Lake, formed by Yellowtail Dam, is located in southcentral Montana. It is part of the Yellowtail Unit the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. The Yellowtail Unit is a multi-purpose development providing irrigation water, flood control, recreation and power generation.
Location Tags Missouri River Basin
Location Parent
State(s) Montana
Unified Region(s) Missouri Basin
Reclamation Region(s) (Legacy) Great Plains
Timezone MT
Elevation 3,200 ft
Vertical Datum NAVD88
Coordinates (lat, long) (45.3072, -107.9569)
Horizontal Datum WGS84