14 days in Wyoming, Southeast Montana & South Dakota Itinerary

14 days in Wyoming, Southeast Montana & South Dakota Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
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Billings
— 2 nights
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Rapid City
— 2 nights

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Grand Teton National Park

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Chapel of the Transfiguration and Mormon Row Historic District. Escape the urban bustle at Grand Teton and Jenny Lake Trail. There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier View Turnout, identify plant and animal life at Blacktail Ponds Overlook, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Taggart Lake.

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

Vancouver, Canada to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Grand Teton National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Vancouver in September, expect little chillier with lows of 3°C in Grand Teton National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

5
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Yellowstone National Park

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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at S Rim Trail and Uncle Tom's Trail. The adventure continues: witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, and explore the striking landscape of Gibbon Falls.

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Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 18°C and lows are around 0°C. On the 16th (Mon), you're off to Billings.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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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
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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. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): trot along with a tour on horseback, do a tasting at Yellowstone Cellars & Winery, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Thirsty Street Brewing Company at The Taproom, and finally shop like a local with Toucan Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): admire the majestic nature at Pictograph Cave State Park, see the interesting displays at Moss Mansion, then look for gifts at Scheels, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Canyon Creek Brewing.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Billings online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Billings takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect Billings to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rapid City.

Things to do in Billings

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Thirsty Street Brewing Company at The Taproom ©
Yellowstone Cellars & Winery ©
Yellowstone Cellars & Winery
Horseback Riding Tours

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Rapid City

Rapid City ©

Gateway to the Black Hills

South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Shop till you drop at Wall Drug and Prairie Edge Trading Co. & Galleries. Step out of the city life by going to Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Loop Road. Get out of town with these interesting Rapid City side-trips: Custer (Custer State Park & Black Hills National Forest). The adventure continues: stop by Downtown Rapid City and learn about winemaking at Firehouse Wine Cellars.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Rapid City trip app.

Getting from Billings to Rapid City by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In September in Rapid City, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Custer State Park ©
Custer State Park
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Black Hills National Forest ©
Black Hills National Forest

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