5 days in Montana Itinerary

5 days in Montana Itinerary

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5 days in Montana Itinerary

Portland
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Bozeman
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Great Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Portland

1
day
Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. On the 12th (Sat), learn more about the world around you at Museum of the Rockies.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bozeman attractions site .

Portland to Bozeman is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Portland in May: high temperatures in Bozeman hover around 65°F and lows are around 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Great Falls.

Things to do in Bozeman

#Childrens Museums, #Museums
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Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies

1
day
Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at C.M. Russell Museum and then listen to music at Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Great Falls trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Bozeman to Great Falls takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in May, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Great Falls

#Nightlife, #Historic Sites, #Museums
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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center ©
C.M. Russell Museum ©
C.M. Russell Museum

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Going-to-the-Sun Road and Grinnell Glacier. Change things up with a short trip to River Rafting & Tubing in West Glacier (about 48 minutes away). Spend the 16th (Wed) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Great Falls to Glacier National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in May, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

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