10 days in Wyoming, Crazy Horse & Rapid City Itinerary

10 days in Wyoming, Crazy Horse & Rapid City Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Fly
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Crazy Horse
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rapid City
— 2 nights
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Grand Teton National Park

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 4th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Cascade Canyon Trail, then trek along Jenny Lake Trail, and then cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel of the Sacred Heart, explore the striking landscape at Inspiration Point, then steep yourself in history at Mormon Row Historic District, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park journey builder site.

Erie to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Erie to Grand Teton National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Erie, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails
Highlights from your trip
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Cascade Canyon Trail
4.9
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Jenny Lake Trail
4.8
Inspiration Point ©
Geologic Formation
Inspiration Point
4.6

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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 6th (Mon), witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, admire the sheer force of Mystic Falls Trail, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Geyser, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park vacation maker.

Drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 60°F and lows at 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Grand Geyser ©
Hot Spring
Grand Geyser
4.9

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): examine the collection at National Museum of Wildlife Art, then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady Of The Mountains, and then identify plant and animal life at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve. Keep things going the next day: view the masterpieces at Thal Glass Studio and then take a memorable tour with Mad River Boat Trips.

To find ratings and more tourist information, read Jackson Hole trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Jackson Hole in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Jackson Hole: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Crazy Horse.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Highlights from your trip
Mad River Boat Trips ©
River Rafting / Tubing
Mad River Boat Trips
4.8

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Crazy Horse

Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Crazy Horse Memorial and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Black Elk Peak.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Crazy Horse trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Jackson Hole to Crazy Horse in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Jackson Hole in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 45°F in Crazy Horse. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rapid City.

Things to do in Crazy Horse

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Black Elk Peak ©
Mountain
Black Elk Peak
4.8

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Rapid City

Gateway to the Black Hills

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Get outdoors at Bear Country USA and Minuteman Missile National Historic Site. Explore Rapid City's surroundings by going to Badlands National Park (Loop Road & Badlands Wall) and Iron Mountain Road (in Custer). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Downtown Rapid City, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapel in the Hills, meet the residents at Reptile Gardens, and stop by Alex Johnson Mercantile.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rapid City journey builder app.

Getting from Crazy Horse to Rapid City by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rapid City when traveling from Crazy Horse in September, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Loop Road ©
Must see
Loop Road
4.9
Bear Country USA ©
Wildlife Area
Bear Country USA
4.4
Badlands Wall ©
Geologic Formation
Badlands Wall
4.9

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