15 days in Sioux Falls, Devils Tower & Montana Itinerary

15 days in Sioux Falls, Devils Tower & Montana Itinerary

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Sioux Falls
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Devils Tower
— 1 night
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Livingston
— 1 day
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Bozeman
— 2 nights
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West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
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Nevada City
— 2 nights
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Helena
— 1 day
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
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West Glacier
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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sioux Falls tour planner.

Madison to Sioux Falls is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 62°F. On the 13th (Tue), you're off to Devils Tower.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks · Museums · Nature · Fun & Games

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Devils Tower

Devils Tower ©
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
On the 13th (Tue), take in the pleasant sights at Tower Trail and then explore the striking landscape at Devils Tower National Monument.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Devils Tower online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Sioux Falls to Devils Tower in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Sioux Falls to Devils Tower is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Sioux Falls in July, Devils Tower is little chillier at night with lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Livingston.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Parks · Nature
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Geologic Formation
Devils Tower National Monument
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Livingston

Livingston is a city and the county seat of Park County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Livingston planning website.

You can drive from Devils Tower to Livingston in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Devils Tower in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Livingston, with lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Livingston

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
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Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Your day by day itinerary now includes Museum of the Rockies. Change things up with a short trip to Horseback Riding Tours in Big Sky (about 50 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of Yellowstone Safari Company, get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Bozeman, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and get to know the resident critters at Montana Grizzly Encounter.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bozeman day trip planner.

Bozeman is just a short distance from Livingston. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 50°F. You will leave for West Yellowstone on the 17th (Sat).

Things to do in Bozeman

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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Observatory
Museum of the Rockies
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
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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.
Horseback Riding Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, then get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, and finally take in the natural beauty of Sulphur Caldron. On the next day, trot along with a tour on horseback and then explore the striking landscape at Terrace Spring.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the West Yellowstone online tour planner.

You can drive from Bozeman to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Bozeman in July, things will get a bit cooler in West Yellowstone: highs are around 77°F and lows about 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Nevada City.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Historic Walking Area
Uncle Tom's Trail
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Nevada City

Nevada City
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at J.Spencer Watkins Memorial Museum, steep yourself in history at Virginia City National Historic Landmark, and then mingle with the ghosts of the past at Nevada City Ghost Town.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Nevada City online travel route planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Nevada City in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from West Yellowstone in July, with highs in Nevada City at 85°F and lows at 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Helena.

Things to do in Nevada City

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Helena

Helena ©
Helena is the capital city of the U.S. Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine & Gold Fever Rock Shop has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Wed), go deep underground at Spokane Bar Sapphire Mine & Gold Fever Rock Shop, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Helena, and then find something for the whole family at Great Northern Carousel.

To see photos and tourist information, you can read our Helena online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Nevada City to Helena takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Nevada City in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Helena, with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Helena

Parks · Fun & Games · Trails · Historic Sites
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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
On the 24th (Sat), hike the day away at Highline Trail. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McDonald, appreciate the views at Logan Pass, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Avalanche Lake.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Helena to Glacier National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Helena in July since evenings lows in Glacier National Park dip to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to West Glacier.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

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Must see
Virginia Falls
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West Glacier

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Hidden Lake. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the activities along Hidden Lake and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our West Glacier road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Glacier National Park to West Glacier with the Route module. In July, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in West Glacier

Parks · Nature · Tours · Adventure
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