13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Elko
— 1 night
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Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
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3
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
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4
Butte
— 1 night
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5
Wallace
— 2 nights
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6
Joseph
— 5 nights
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Elko

Elko is the largest city and county seat of Elko County, Nevada, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Western Folklife Center.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Elko day trip website.

Reno to Elko is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or fly. Traveling from Reno in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 32°F in Elko. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Fri) before leaving for Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Elko

Museums
Highlights from your trip
Western Folklife Center ©
History Museum
Western Folklife Center
4.3

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Sacred Heart, take in the awesome beauty at Teton Point Turnout, get engrossed in the history at Murie Centre, then look for all kinds of wild species at Blacktail Ponds Overlook, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Cascade Canyon.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park online trip planner.

Drive from Elko to Grand Teton National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Elko to Grand Teton National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Elko in October, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be about the same, around 28°F, while days are slightly colder, around 55°F. You'll set off for Yellowstone National Park on the 4th (Sun).

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Blacktail Ponds Overlook ©
Wildlife Area
Blacktail Ponds Overlook
4.3
Cascade Canyon ©
Canyon
Cascade Canyon
5.0
Chapel of the Sacred Heart ©
Religious Site
Chapel of the Sacred Heart
4.4

1
night
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 4th (Sun), witness a stunning natural landmark at Lone Star Geyser and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Loop Road.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park vacation website.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Grand Teton National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 47°F to lows of 25°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Butte.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Lone Star Geyser ©
Must see
Lone Star Geyser
4.7
Grand Loop Road ©
Must see
Grand Loop Road
4.6

1
night
Butte

Butte is a city in, and the county seat of Silver Bow County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): see the interesting displays at MBMG Mineral Museum and then play a few rounds at Old Works.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Butte day trip tool.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Butte in 6.5 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Butte, with highs around 56°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Wallace.

Things to do in Butte

Museums · Golf · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
The Mai Wah ©
Architectural Building
The Mai Wah
4.4
MBMG Mineral Museum ©
Specialty Museum
MBMG Mineral Museum
4.5

2
nights
Wallace

Wallace is a small historic city in the Panhandle region of the U.S. To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Wallace travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Butte to Wallace takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Butte to Wallace, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Butte in October, expect nights in Wallace to be somewhat warmer, around 34°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Joseph.

Things to do in Wallace

Museums · Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Wallace Mining Museum ©
History Museum
Wallace Mining Museum
4.7
Oasis Bordello Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Oasis Bordello Museum
4.1
Lookout Pass ©
Ski Area
Lookout Pass
4.6

5
nights
Joseph

Joseph is a city in Wallowa County, Oregon, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Zumwalt Prairie Preserve and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest. Let the collections at Monastery of St Gertrude and Valley Bronze Gallery & Foundry capture your imagination. Explore Joseph's surroundings by going to Hat Point Overlook (in Imnaha), Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area (in Grangeville) and Snake River Canyon Overlook (in Mountain Home). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Wallowa Lake State Park, pause for some photo ops at Old Chief Joseph Gravesite, take a memorable drive along Rattlesnake Grade, and don't miss a visit to Josephy Center for Arts and Culture.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Joseph online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Wallace to Joseph by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. When traveling from Wallace in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Joseph: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 37°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Joseph

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

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