15 days in Salt Lake City, Wyoming & West Yellowstone Itinerary

15 days in Salt Lake City, Wyoming & West Yellowstone Itinerary

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15 days in Salt Lake City, Wyoming & West Yellowstone Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City
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Salt Lake City
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Evanston
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
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Afton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
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Jackson Hole
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
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West Yellowstone
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
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Cody
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Lovell
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Thermopolis
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
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Rock Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
Evanston
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
End: Salt Lake City

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City travel route builder tool .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Salt Lake City. June in Salt Lake City sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 58°F at night. On the 27th (Wed), you're off toEvanston.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Evanston

Evanston
Evanston is a city in and the county seat of Uinta County, Wyoming, United States. To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Evanston trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Salt Lake City to Evanston in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in June, expect Evanston to be little chillier, temps between 72°F and 45°F. You will leave for Afton on the 27th (Wed).

Things to do in Evanston

Historic Sites Nature Parks

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Afton

Afton ©
Afton is a town in Lincoln County, Wyoming, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes World's Largest Intermittent Spring as well as World's Largest Elkhorn Arch.

Before you visit Afton, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Evanston to Afton by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Evanston in June, expect little chillier with lows of 38°F in Afton. On the 28th (Thu), you'll travel to Jackson Hole.
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World's Largest Elkhorn Arch ©
World's Largest Elkhorn Arch

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Barker-Ewing Whitewater, Town Square and Jackson Hole Aerial Tram. Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take a memorable ride with Jackson Hole Aerial Tram and then make a trip to Town Square.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Afton to Jackson Hole takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Moose Wilson Road
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Moose Wilson Road ©
Moose Wilson Road
Barker-Ewing Whitewater ©
Barker-Ewing Whitewater
Town Square ©
Town Square

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Colter Bay Village, Inspiration Point, Grand Teton, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Jackson Lake.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park road trip site .

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Grand Teton National Park takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. On the 1st (Sun), you'll travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature Parks Tours
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Jackson Lake ©
Jackson Lake
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, West Thumb Geyser Basin, and other attractions you added. Step out of West Yellowstone with an excursion to Midway Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park--about 40 minutes away.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read West Yellowstone vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to West Yellowstone takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In July, daily temperatures in West Yellowstone can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. You'll set off for Cody on the 4th (Wed).

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
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West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cody online road trip planner .

Getting from West Yellowstone to Cody by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from West Yellowstone in July, things will get a bit warmer in Cody: highs are around 84°F and lows about 58°F. You will leave for Lovell on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Cody

Outdoors Scenic Drive Wildlife

Side Trip

Lamar Valley
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Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

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Lovell

Lovell ©
Lovell is the largest town in Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pryor Mountain Wild Mustang Center. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): make a trip to Medicine Wheel and then examine the collection at Pryor Mountain Wild Mustang Center.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lovell route maker app .

Traveling by car from Cody to Lovell takes an hour. Traveling from Cody in July, you will find days in Lovell are somewhat warmer (92°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Thermopolis.

Things to do in Lovell

Museums
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Pryor Mountain Wild Mustang Center ©
Medicine Wheel ©
Medicine Wheel

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Thermopolis

Thermopolis ©
Thermopolis is the largest town in, and the county seat of Hot Springs County, Wyoming, United States. Plan a trip to Thermopolis easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Lovell to Thermopolis takes 2 hours. When traveling from Lovell in July, plan for little chillier days in Thermopolis, with highs around 75°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Rock Springs.

Things to do in Thermopolis

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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Wyoming Dinosaur Center ©
Wyoming Dinosaur Center

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Rock Springs

Rock Springs
Rock Springs is a city in Sweetwater County, Wyoming, United States. To find where to stay and more tourist information, use the Rock Springs trip planner .

You can drive from Thermopolis to Rock Springs in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Thermopolis in July, you will find days in Rock Springs are a bit warmer (86°F), and nights are about the same (56°F). On the 9th (Mon), you'll travel to Evanston.

Things to do in Rock Springs

Parks Outdoors Museums

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Evanston

Evanston ©
You've now added Bear River State Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Bear River State Park.

Plan a Evanston trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Rock Springs to Evanston by car takes about 2 hours. On the 9th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Evanston

Nature Parks
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Bear River State Park ©
Bear River State Park

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): shop like a local with Park City Main Street Historic District and then explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City trip planner .

Getting from Evanston to Salt Lake City by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Evanston in July, with highs in Salt Lake City at 94°F and lows at 68°F. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Park City Main Street Historic District
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Park City Main Street Historic District ©
Harmons City Creek ©
Harmons City Creek

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