10 days in Montana & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

10 days in Montana & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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10 days in Montana & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Cleveland
Fly + taxi:  9​h 15​min
1
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
West Yellowstone
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h
End: Cleveland

3
nights
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.
Step out of Glacier National Park with an excursion to River Rafting & Tubing in West Glacier--about 48 minutes away. Spend the 23rd (Sun) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, trek along Iceberg Lake Trail, and take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip planner .

Cleveland to Glacier National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Cleveland to Glacier National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Cleveland in June, Glacier National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

1
day
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get your game on at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos, then find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the West Yellowstone holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to West Yellowstone takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle. Traveling from Glacier National Park in June, things will get a bit cooler in West Yellowstone: highs are around 69°F and lows about 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife
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Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

5
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.
Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Butte Overlook.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Yellowstone National Park are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

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

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