10 days in Aspen, Utah & Wyoming Itinerary

10 days in Aspen, Utah & Wyoming Itinerary

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1
Aspen
— 2 nights
2
Park City
— 3 nights
3
Jackson Hole
— 1 night
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights


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2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Attractions like Buttermilk Mountain and Aspen Center for Environmental Studies make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: fly down the slopes at Aspen Snowmass, take in the local highlights with Aspen Walking Tours, stop by Snowmass Sports, and stroll through The John Denver Sanctuary.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Aspen tour planning app.

Charlotte to Aspen is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Charlotte to Aspen. In December, Aspen is colder than Charlotte - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Park City.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Snowmass Village
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Buttermilk Mountain ©
Buttermilk Mountain
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies ©
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies

3
nights
Park City

Park City ©
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
Bring the kids along to Backcountry Snowmobiling and Deer Valley Resort. Change things up with these side-trips from Park City: North Forty Escapes (in Oakley) and Salt Lake City (Assembly Hall & Temple Square). There's still lots to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, hit the slopes at Woodward Park City, stroll through Jupiter Peak, and settle in for a delightful tour with Park City Sleigh Rides.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Park City trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Aspen to Park City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Park City are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Park City

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Salt Lake City, North Forty Escapes, Backcountry Snowmobiling
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Backcountry Snowmobiling ©
Backcountry Snowmobiling
North Forty Escapes ©
North Forty Escapes
Deer Valley Resort ©
Deer Valley Resort

1
night
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
On the 30th (Wed), examine the collection at National Museum of Wildlife Art, don't miss a visit to Town Square, and then take an exotic tour of Scenic Safaris.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Jackson Hole road trip site.

You can fly from Park City to Jackson Hole in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Park City in December, with highs in Jackson Hole at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Scenic Safaris ©
Scenic Safaris
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Town Square ©
Town Square

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): make a trip to The 45th Parallel, head outdoors with Bridge Bay Marina, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elephant Back Mountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, take in the awesome beauty at Roaring Mountain, look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids, thentake in the natural beauty of Beryl Spring, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Old Gardiner Road.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park journey planner.

Drive from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park in 2.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Yellowstone National Park are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Elephant Back Mountain ©
Elephant Back Mountain

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