13 days in Dodge City & Wyoming Itinerary

13 days in Dodge City & Wyoming Itinerary

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13 days in Dodge City & Wyoming Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive + Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Dodge City
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 15​min
2
Devils Tower
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Cody
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
night
Dodge City

Dodge City ©
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge. On the 4th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Trail Tracks, get engrossed in the history at Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame, get engrossed in the history at Boot Hill Museum, then appreciate the history behind Cowboy Statue On Boot Hill, and finally appreciate the history behind El Capitan.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Dodge City trip planner .

New York City to Dodge City is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Dodge City. Traveling from New York City in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Dodge City, with lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Dodge City

Museums Historic Sites
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Boot Hill Museum ©
Boot Hill Museum
Santa Fe Trail Tracks ©
Santa Fe Trail Tracks
Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame ©
Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame

1
day
Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
On the 5th (Mon), go for a walk through Tower Trail and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Devils Tower National Monument.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Devils Tower trip app .

You can drive from Dodge City to Devils Tower in 11 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dodge City to Devils Tower is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Dodge City in August, with highs in Devils Tower at 81°F and lows at 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cody.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Nature Parks
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Devils Tower National Monument ©
Devils Tower National Monument

2
nights
Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
On the 6th (Tue), examine the collection at Museum of the Plains Indian, see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Buffalo Bill Center of the West, and finally see the interesting displays at Cody Dug Up Gun Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, then steep yourself in history at Old Trail Town, then get your game on at Cody Firearms Experience, LLC, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Draper Natural History Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cody trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Devils Tower to Cody in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Cody can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
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Cody Firearms Experience, LLC ©
Cody Firearms Experience, LLC
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©

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, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, and admire all the interesting features of Lamar Valley.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Cody to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Cody in August, things will get little chillier in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 70°F and lows about 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

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

4
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
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.
Spend the 12th (Mon) surrounded by wildlife at Grand Teton. There's lots more to do: cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, explore and take pictures at Signal Mountain Summit Road, take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Group, and explore the striking landscape at Glacier View Turnout.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Grand Teton National Park online visit planner .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

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