10 days in Arvada, Rock Springs & West Yellowstone Itinerary

10 days in Arvada, Rock Springs & West Yellowstone Itinerary

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10 days in Arvada, Rock Springs & West Yellowstone Itinerary

Start: Denver
Drive:  15​min
1
Arvada
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Rock Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
West Yellowstone
— 5 nights
shuttle + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Denver

3
nights
Arvada

Arvada ©
The City of Arvada is a Home Rule Municipality located in Jefferson and Adams counties, a part of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area of the U.S. Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and Pole Creek Golf Club will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities and Winter Park Winery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Arvada: Avery Brewing Company (in Boulder), Broken Compass Brewery & Tap House (in Breckenridge) and Spas (in Grand Lake). There's more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Odell Brewing Company and admire the natural beauty at Annual Flower Trial Garden.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Arvada holiday planning app .

Denver to Arvada is an approximately half hour car ride. July in Arvada sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Rock Springs.

Things to do in Arvada

Outdoors Adventure Golf

Side Trips

Fort Collins, Avery Brewing Company, Pole Creek Golf Club, Winter Park Winery, Spas
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Pole Creek Golf Club ©
Pole Creek Golf Club
Spas

1
night
Rock Springs

Rock Springs ©
Rock Springs is a city in Sweetwater County, Wyoming, United States. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Flaming Gorge - Uintas National Scenic Byway.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rock Springs day trip planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Arvada to Rock Springs. Traveling from Arvada in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rock Springs, with lows of 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Rock Springs

Wildlife Parks Nature
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5
nights
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at S Rim Trail and Earthquake Lake. Escape the urban bustle at Mystic Falls Trail and Midway Geyser Basin. Get out of town with these interesting West Yellowstone side-trips: Yellowstone National Park (Gibbon Falls, Artists’ Paintpots, & more). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, trot along with a tour on horseback, and explore the activities along Yellowstone River.

Before you visit West Yellowstone, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Rock Springs to West Yellowstone takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rock Springs in July; daily highs in West Yellowstone reach 77°F and lows reach 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
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S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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