5 days in Glacier National Park & Whitefish Itinerary

5 days in Glacier National Park & Whitefish Itinerary

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5 days in Glacier National Park & Whitefish Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + taxi:  8​h 30​min
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Whitefish
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Dallas

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nights
Glacier National Park

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Fishercap Lake and Jackson Glacier Overlook. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, explore the activities along Lake McDonald, explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Avalanche Lake.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip builder site .

Dallas to Glacier National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in August, you will find days in Glacier National Park are a bit cooler (83°F), and nights are colder (48°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Whitefish.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Logan Pass ©
Logan Pass
Fishercap Lake ©
Fishercap Lake

1
night
Whitefish

Whitefish ©
Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Lone Pine State Park and then stop by The Shops at Station 8.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Whitefish trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Whitefish takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In August, daily temperatures in Whitefish can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Whitefish

#Nature, #Parks, #Shopping

Side Trips

The Shops at Station 8, Lone Pine State Park
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Lone Pine State Park ©
Lone Pine State Park
The Shops at Station 8 ©
The Shops at Station 8

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