14 days in Montana Itinerary

14 days in Montana Itinerary

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14 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Kalamazoo
Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
West Glacier
— 6 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Gardiner
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Bozeman
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Kalamazoo

6
nights
West Glacier

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from West Glacier: Glacier National Park (Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, Garden Wall, & more). The adventure continues: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, admire the sheer force of Silver Staircase Falls, look for gifts at Willow's HuckleberryLand, and take an in-depth tour of Depot Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our West Glacier attractions app .

Kalamazoo to West Glacier is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kalamazoo to West Glacier is minus 2 hours. In June, West Glacier is slightly colder than Kalamazoo - with highs of 75°F and lows of 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Gardiner.

Things to do in West Glacier

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Gardiner

Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Kids will enjoy Horseback Riding Tours and River Rafting & Tubing. Change things up with these side-trips from Gardiner: West Yellowstone (Fishing Charters & Tours & Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center). The adventure continues: take a memorable drive along Beartooth Hwy and contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone River.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gardiner online travel route planner .

You can drive from West Glacier to Gardiner in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and car. In June, Gardiner is a bit cooler than West Glacier - with highs of 69°F and lows of 35°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bozeman.

Things to do in Gardiner

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

West Yellowstone, Beartooth Hwy
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Horseback Riding Tours
River Rafting & Tubing
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

4
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. Kids will appreciate attractions like Museum of the Rockies and Ousel Falls Trail. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bozeman: Big Sky (Beehive Basin Trail, The Soldiers Chapel, & more). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of American Computer & Robotics Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Montana Grizzly Encounter, hike along Middle Cottonwood Trailhead, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bozeman trip maker .

Getting from Gardiner to Bozeman by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Gardiner in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Bozeman: highs are around 77°F and lows about 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Big Sky
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Big Sky Resort ©
Big Sky Resort
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Montana Grizzly Encounter ©
Montana Grizzly Encounter

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