10 days in Montana Itinerary

10 days in Montana Itinerary

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Bozeman
— 3 nights
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
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Drive to Missoula International Airport, Fly to Roanokeā€“Blacksburg Regional Airport, Drive to Lynchburg

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Bozeman

Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Change things up with these side-trips from Bozeman: Big Sky (Big Sky Resort, The Soldiers Chapel, &more). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Bridger Bowl, hike along Middle Cottonwood Trailhead, appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman, and get to know the resident critters at Montana Grizzly Encounter.

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Lynchburg to Bozeman is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Lynchburg to Bozeman, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lynchburg in March, expect Bozeman to be a bit cooler, temps between 49°F and 24°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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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 19th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Two Top and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

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You can drive from Bozeman to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Bozeman in March, with highs in West Yellowstone at 37°F and lows at 17°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

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Glacier National Park

Crown of the Continent

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): stop by The Polebridge Mercantile and then explore the striking landscape of Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along McDonald Creek, get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall, then admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road, and finally get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook.

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Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Glacier National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from West Yellowstone in March, things will get a bit warmer in Glacier National Park: highs are around 46°F and lows about 25°F. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Sun).

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Montana travel guide

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River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.