Bureau of Reclamation Announces Yellowtail Visitor Center Re-Opening

Media Contact: Todd Dixon, 406-247-7300

For Release: July 25, 2005

The Yellowtail Dam Visitor Center has re-opened for the remainder of the 2005 recreation season after the completion of electrical repair work at the facility. The Visitor Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. seven days per week from July 24th through September 5, 2005.

The Afterbay Visitor Center will also be open, as staffing allows, through September 5, 2005.

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