13 days in Yellowstone National Park, Idaho & Montana Itinerary

13 days in Yellowstone National Park, Idaho & Montana Itinerary

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Start: Fargo
Drive:  13 h 45 min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Victor
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
4
Great Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
West Glacier
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 h
End: Fargo


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5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like S Rim Trail and Lone Star Geyser. Spend the 5th (Wed) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, take in the dramatic natural features at Aurum Geyser, and trek along Artist Point.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park tour planning website.

Fargo to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, car, and shuttle. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Fargo in May, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 53°F and lows about 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Victor.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

2
nights
Victor

Victor ©
Victor is the largest city in Teton County, Idaho, United States. On the 6th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Leigh Lake and then tee off at Headwaters Golf Club.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Victor route planning tool.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Victor in 2.5 hours. In June, Victor is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 73°F and lows of 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Victor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Leigh Lake ©
Leigh Lake
Headwaters Golf Club ©
Headwaters Golf Club

1
night
West Yellowstone

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 8th (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos, find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone itinerary builder.

You can drive from Victor to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Traveling from Victor in June, West Yellowstone is little chillier at night with lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Great Falls.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Madison Avenue Old Time Photos ©
Madison Avenue Old Time Photos

1
night
Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): see the interesting displays at C.M. Russell Museum, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, and then tee off at Valley View Garden Golf.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Great Falls using our trip planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Great Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from West Yellowstone in June, things will get a bit warmer in Great Falls: highs are around 76°F and lows about 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to West Glacier.

Things to do in Great Falls

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites
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Valley View Garden Golf ©
Valley View Garden Golf
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center ©
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
C.M. Russell Museum ©
C.M. Russell Museum

2
nights
West Glacier

West Glacier ©
West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall, thenget interesting insight from Tours, and then stop by Willow's HuckleberryLand. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, thencruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, and then get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the West Glacier travel planning app.

You can drive from Great Falls to West Glacier in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in West Glacier are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in West Glacier

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Glacier National Park, Willow's HuckleberryLand
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

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