10 days in Keystone, Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole Itinerary

10 days in Keystone, Yellowstone National Park & Jackson Hole Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Keystone
— 2 nights
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
3
Jackson Hole
— 3 nights

2
nights
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Insideout, contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake, thenexplore the striking landscape at Needles Eye Tunnel, thentake an unforgettable tour with Black Hills Helicopters, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Keystone travel route builder site.

Kansas City to Keystone is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Keystone due to the time zone difference. In August, Keystone is a bit cooler than Kansas City - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Keystone

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Insideout
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel

4
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, explore the activities along Firehole River, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and look for all kinds of wild species at Firehole Canyon Drive.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park visit planner.

You can fly from Keystone to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, shuttle, and car. In August, Yellowstone National Park is slightly colder than Keystone - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

3
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jackson Hole: Grand Teton National Park (Grand Teton, Potholes Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, &more). And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with Barker-Ewing Whitewater, explore the world behind art at National Museum of Wildlife Art, make a trip to Town Square, and surround yourself with nature on Ana's Grand Excursions.

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You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August: highs in Jackson Hole hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Barker-Ewing Whitewater ©
Barker-Ewing Whitewater
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art

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