15 days in Montana Itinerary

15 days in Montana Itinerary

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15 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Dayton
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Bozeman
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
West Yellowstone
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
East Glacier Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Coram
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Dayton

3
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bozeman: Gardiner (River Rafting & Tubing & Horseback Riding Tours) and Big Sky (Big Sky Resort & The Soldiers Chapel). Next up on the itinerary: get a new perspective on nature at Museum of the Rockies, get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Bozeman, sample the fine beverages at Bozeman Spirits Distillery, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bozeman sightseeing website .

Dayton to Bozeman is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Dayton to Bozeman, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Bozeman is little chillier than Dayton - with highs of 65°F and lows of 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Big Sky, Gardiner
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
American Computer & Robotics Museum ©

4
nights
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Explore West Yellowstone's surroundings by going to Big Sky (Lone Peak & Ousel Falls Trail). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone River, find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone tour itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Bozeman to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bozeman in May, expect West Yellowstone to be little chillier, temps between 57°F and 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to East Glacier Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Big Sky, Beartooth Hwy
Highlights from your plan
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Yellowstone River ©
Yellowstone River

3
nights
East Glacier Park

East Glacier Park ©
East Glacier Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Glacier County, Montana, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around East Glacier Park: Glacier National Park (St.Mary Falls, Virginia Falls, & more). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Running Eagle Falls and contemplate the waterfront views at Two Medicine Lake.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read East Glacier Park trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to East Glacier Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Coram.

Things to do in East Glacier Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Glacier National Park
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Baring Falls ©
Baring Falls
St. Mary Lake ©
St. Mary Lake

4
nights
Coram

Coram is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Coram: Glacier National Park (Iceberg Lake Trail, Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, & more). There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, take an in-depth tour of Depot Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Siyeh Pass.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Coram attractions tool .

Traveling by car from East Glacier Park to Coram takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coram

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Glacier National Park, Depot Park, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

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