14 days in Montana Itinerary

14 days in Montana Itinerary

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Whitefish
— 2 nights
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Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
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Great Falls
— 1 night
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
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Bozeman
— 3 nights
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Billings
— 3 nights

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Whitefish

Whitefish ©
Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Whitefish: Bigfork (Art Fusion & Howe’s Fishing – A Able/Mo Fisch Charters and Tours). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's lots more to do: test your team's savvy at Hidden Key Escape Games, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Matthew's Church, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Whitefish Trail.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Whitefish road trip planning tool.

Madison to Whitefish is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Madison to Whitefish. Traveling from Madison in October, expect Whitefish to be slightly colder, temps between 56°F and 31°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Whitefish

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Room Escape Game
Hidden Key Escape Games
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Biking Trail
The Whitefish Trail
4.6

3
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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.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grinnell Glacier, explore the activities along Bowman Lake, get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, and trek along Iceberg Lake Trail.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Whitefish to Glacier National Park takes 1.5 hours. In October in Glacier National Park, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 31°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Great Falls.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Grinnell Glacier
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Scenic Drive
Going-to-the-Sun Road
4.8

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Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. On the 28th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at C.M. Russell Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, and then identify plant and animal life at Giant Springs State Park.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Great Falls day trip site.

Getting from Glacier National Park to Great Falls by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Great Falls can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Great Falls

Nature · Wildlife · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
4.8
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Art Museum
C.M. Russell Museum
4.7

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): cast your line with a fishing tour, identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

Find out how to plan West Yellowstone trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Great Falls to West Yellowstone by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Great Falls in October, expect West Yellowstone to be a bit cooler, temps between 50°F and 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
4.9

3
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Change things up with these side-trips from Bozeman: Big Sky (Fishing Charters & Tours, Ousel Falls Trail, &more). There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Museum of the Rockies, surround yourself with nature on Yellowstone Safari Company, take an in-depth tour of American Computer & Robotics Museum, and test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Montana.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Bozeman trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Bozeman in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from West Yellowstone in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Bozeman, with highs around 59°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to Billings.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors · Museums · Childrens Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Observatory
Museum of the Rockies
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Historic Walking Area
Downtown Bozeman
4.6

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Billings

Billings ©
Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Billings: Crow Agency (Little Bighorn Battlefield & Custer Battlefield Trading Company) and Big Horn County Historical Museum (in Hardin). The adventure continues: test your problem-solving skills at The Grand Escape Room, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in nature's colorful creations at DanWalt Gardens, and see the interesting displays at Moss Mansion.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Billings day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Bozeman to Billings takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bozeman in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 27°F in Billings. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Billings

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Moss Mansion
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Room Escape Game
The Grand Escape Room
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.8

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