11 days in Yellowstone National Park, Glacier National Park & Badlands National Park Itinerary

11 days in Yellowstone National Park, Glacier National Park & Badlands National Park Itinerary

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11 days in Yellowstone National Park, Glacier National Park & Badlands National Park Itinerary

Green Bay
Drive:  22​h 30​min
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​h
Badlands National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  13​h
Green Bay

3
days
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, hike along Artist Point, and take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

Green Bay to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Green Bay to Yellowstone National Park is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Green Bay, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake

2
days
Glacier National Park

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
On the 19th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek. On your second day here, take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: high temperatures in Glacier National Park hover around 72°F and lows are around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
McDonald Creek ©
McDonald Creek

2
days
Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
On the 22nd (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Minuteman Missile National Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the different shops at Wall Drug, explore and take pictures at Loop Road, and then explore the striking landscape at Badlands Wall.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Badlands National Park planning tool .

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Glacier National Park to Badlands National Park in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Glacier National Park to Badlands National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

#Nature, #Parks, #Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Custer, Wall Drug, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site
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Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Wildlife Loop Road ©
Wildlife Loop Road
Wall Drug ©
Wall Drug

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