16 days in Cedar Rapids, Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

16 days in Cedar Rapids, Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

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Cedar Rapids
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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Cody
— 3 nights
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Gardiner
— 1 night
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West Yellowstone
— Few hours
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West Glacier
— 3 nights

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Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids ©
Cedar Rapids is the second largest city in Iowa and is the county seat of Linn County. On the 13th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, then get advice or help at Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, and then hike along Clear Creek Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Brucemore, see the interesting displays at National Motorcycle Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Macbride Nature Recreation Area.

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Indianapolis to Cedar Rapids is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also drive; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Indianapolis to Cedar Rapids due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Cedar Rapids

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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National Motorcycle Museum ©
National Motorcycle Museum
Herbert Hoover National Historic Site ©
Herbert Hoover National Historic Site

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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.
Visit Mormon Row Historic District and Chapel of the Sacred Heart for their historical value. Get outdoors at Taggart Lake and Jenny Lake Trail. There's lots more to do: trek along Cascade Canyon Trail, explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, explore the wealth of natural beauty at String Lake, and explore the activities along Jackson Lake.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Cedar Rapids to Grand Teton National Park takes 18 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cedar Rapids to Grand Teton National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Cedar Rapids in June, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature
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Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, then take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then explore the striking landscape at Gibbon Falls, and finally trek along North Rim Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Storm Point Trail, then stroll through Natural Bridge Trail, then hike along Observation Point Trail, and finally explore and take pictures at Grand Loop Road.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Grand Teton National Park in June, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 66°F and lows at 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Cody.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
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Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road

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Cody

Cody ©

Preferred Gateway to Yellowstone

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum, take an in-depth tour of Buffalo Bill Center of the West, then look for gifts at Cowtown Candy Company, and finally see the interesting displays at Cody Dug Up Gun Museum. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, then contemplate the long history of Old Trail Town, and then let the river carry you with Wyoming River Trips.

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Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Cody takes 2.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June; daily highs in Cody reach 75°F and lows reach 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gardiner.

Things to do in Cody

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Wyoming River Trips ©
Wyoming River Trips
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center

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Gardiner

Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then deepen your understanding of the past and present with Yellowstone Insight - Day Tours.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Gardiner road trip website.

Traveling by car from Cody to Gardiner takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Cody in June, things will get little chillier in Gardiner: highs are around 69°F and lows about 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Gardiner

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Horseback Riding Tours
Yellowstone Insight - Day Tours ©
Yellowstone Insight - Day Tours

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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.
On the 24th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read West Yellowstone trip builder website.

You can drive from Gardiner to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in June, and nighttime lows around 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to West Glacier.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Fishing Charters & Tours

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West Glacier

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. On the 25th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall, hike along Iceberg Lake Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Swiftcurrent Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road, contemplate the waterfront views at Hidden Lake, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read West Glacier vacation planner.

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to West Glacier takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of shuttle, taxi, bus, and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from West Yellowstone in June, with highs in West Glacier at 75°F and lows at 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in West Glacier

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

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