14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Minneapolis
Drive:  6​h 45​min
1
Bismarck
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
2
Malta
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
East Glacier Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
West Glacier
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
5
West Yellowstone
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Cody
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
7
Rapid City
— 8 nights
Drive:  9​h 30​min
End: Minneapolis

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night
Bismarck

Bismarck ©
Bismarck is the capital of the U.S. For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bismarck visit planner .

Minneapolis to Bismarck is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Minneapolis in July since evenings lows in Bismarck dip to 58°F. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Malta.
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North Dakota State Capitol Building ©

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night
Malta

Malta
Malta is a city in, and the county seat of, Phillips County, Montana, United States, located at the intersection of U.S. To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Malta online holiday builder .

You can drive from Bismarck to Malta in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. On the 29th (Mon), you'll travel to East Glacier Park.

Things to do in Malta

Nature Museums Parks

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East Glacier Park

East Glacier Park ©
East Glacier Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Glacier County, Montana, United States. On the 29th (Mon), stop by Lodgepole Gallery and Tipi Village and then examine the collection at Museum of the Plains Indian.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the East Glacier Park trip planner .

Traveling by car from Malta to East Glacier Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel to West Glacier.

Things to do in East Glacier Park

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Browning
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Museum of the Plains Indian ©
Museum of the Plains Indian
Lodgepole Gallery and Tipi Village ©

1
night
West Glacier

West Glacier
West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the West Glacier holiday tool .

You can drive from East Glacier Park to West Glacier in an hour. July in West Glacier sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 49°F at night. You'll set off for West Yellowstone on the 31st (Wed).

Things to do in West Glacier

Outdoors Parks Nature

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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.
To find out how to plan a trip to West Yellowstone, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from West Glacier to West Yellowstone in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of train, bus, shuttle, and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from West Glacier in July; daily highs in West Yellowstone reach 77°F and lows reach 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Cody.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Earthquake Lake ©
Earthquake Lake

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night
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.
To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cody journey planner .

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Cody in 3.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from West Yellowstone in July, with highs in Cody at 83°F and lows at 58°F. You'll set off for Rapid City on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Cody

Outdoors Tours Parks

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Step off the beaten path and head to Prairie Berry Winery and Badlands National Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rapid City: Crazy Horse Memorial (in Crazy Horse), Miner Brewing Company (in Hill City) and Badlands National Park (Yellow Mounds Overlook, Loop Road, & more). There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Broken Boot Gold Mine, immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Country USA, and see the interesting displays at The Journey Museum & Learning Center.

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You can fly from Cody to Rapid City in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 60°F. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Custer, Badlands National Park, Keystone, Hill City, Broken Boot Gold Mine
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Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Miner Brewing Company ©
Miner Brewing Company
Prairie Berry Winery ©
Prairie Berry Winery

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