11 days in Montana Itinerary

11 days in Montana Itinerary

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Whitefish
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
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West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
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Gardiner
— 2 nights
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Bozeman
— 3 nights

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Whitefish

Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glacier National Park. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick your exploration up a notch at Glacier ZipLines, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then play a few rounds at Glacier View Golf Club.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Whitefish road trip tool.

Atlanta to Whitefish is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Whitefish is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Atlanta in June, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Whitefish: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Whitefish

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Glacier National Park ©
Glacier National Park
Glacier ZipLines ©
Glacier ZipLines

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Glacier National Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls, then explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, and then admire the verdant scenery at Logan Pass. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Iceberg Lake Trail and then hike along Swiftcurrent Falls.

To find out how to plan a trip to Glacier National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Whitefish to Glacier National Park takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in June, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

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West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 24th (Thu), cast your line with a fishing tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, then get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and finally stop by Send it Home. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Earthquake Lake, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Yellowstone.

Discover how to plan a West Yellowstone trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Glacier National Park to West Yellowstone in 7.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and bus. In June, West Yellowstone is a bit cooler than Glacier National Park - with highs of 69°F and lows of 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gardiner.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Horseback Riding Tours

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Gardiner

Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): stop by Parks' Fly Shop, then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and then kick your exploration up a notch at Montana Whitewater. On your second day here, ride a horse along Wilderness Connection and then capture your vacation like a pro with Yellowstone Insight - Day Tours.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Gardiner trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Gardiner in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Gardiner

Outdoors · Tours · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Yellowstone Insight - Day Tours ©
Yellowstone Insight - Day Tours
Parks' Fly Shop ©
Parks' Fly Shop

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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. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like River Rafting & Tubing and Museum of the Rockies. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bozeman: Big Sky (Ousel Falls Trail & The Soldiers Chapel). There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of Yellowstone Safari Company, get engrossed in the history at American Computer & Robotics Museum, engage your brain at Montana Science Center, and get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Bozeman.

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You can drive from Gardiner to Bozeman in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, Bozeman is a bit warmer than Gardiner - with highs of 77°F and lows of 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums · Outdoors · Childrens Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Yellowstone Safari Company ©
Yellowstone Safari Company

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