16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Ozark
— 1 night
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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights
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Canyonlands National Park
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 day
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Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
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North Cascades National Park
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights

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Ozark

Ozark ©
Ozark is a city in Franklin County, Arkansas, United States and one of the county's two seats of government. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): do a tasting at Chateau Aux Arc Winery and then learn about winemaking at Post Winery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ozark trip planner.

Avon to Ozark is an approximately 10-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Avon in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Ozark, with highs around 78°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Ozark

Scenic Drive · Wineries · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Winery / Vineyard
Post Winery
4.5
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Winery / Vineyard
Chateau Aux Arc Winery
4.2
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Turner Bend Outfitters
4.7

2
nights
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Rocky Mountain National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Trail Ridge Road, explore the activities along Sprague Lake, admire the verdant scenery at Many Parks Curve Overlook, and trek along Emerald Lake Trail.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rocky Mountain National Park road trip planner.

You can drive from Ozark to Rocky Mountain National Park in 14 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Ozark in October, with highs in Rocky Mountain National Park at 69°F and lows at 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Canyonlands National Park.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Trail Ridge Road
4.9
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Water Body
Bear Lake
4.7
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Hiking Trail
Emerald Lake Trail
4.9

1
night
Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park ©
Canyonlands National Park features myriad canyons and buttes that the Colorado River, Green River, and their tributaries have carved over millions of years in hues of red and orange.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get great views at Grand View Point Overlook, then take in the dramatic natural features at Mesa Arch, then explore the striking landscape at Island in the Sky, and finally stroll through Pothole Point Trail.

Start your trip to Canyonlands National Park by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Rocky Mountain National Park to Canyonlands National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and train. In October, daytime highs in Canyonlands National Park are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Canyonlands National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Mesa Arch
4.8

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner.

Drive from Canyonlands National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 6.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Canyonlands National Park in October, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 66°F and lows at 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
4.8

1
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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 13.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. October in Yosemite National Park sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 28°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Geologic Formation
Half Dome
4.9
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Landmark
Yosemite Village
3.5

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
On the 18th (Mon), hike along Pinnacles Trail, admire all the interesting features of Rim Dr, then hike along Cleetwood Cove Trail, and finally step off the mainland to explore Wizard Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Crater Lake National Park.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Crater Lake National Park travel planning website.

Do a combination of bus, train, and taxi from Yosemite National Park to Crater Lake National Park in 23.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in October since evenings lows in Crater Lake National Park dip to 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to North Cascades National Park.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Scenic Drive
Rim Dr
4.8
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Island
Wizard Island
4.5

1
night
North Cascades National Park

North Cascades National Park ©
North Cascades National Park calls visitors to its rugged landscape of high mountain peaks tipped with about 300 glaciers.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Washington Pass.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our North Cascades National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Explore your travel options from Crater Lake National Park to North Cascades National Park with the Route module. While traveling from Crater Lake National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in North Cascades National Park, ranging from highs of 60°F to lows of 44°F. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in North Cascades National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Mountain
Washington Pass
5.0

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road and then trek along Iceberg Lake Trail.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Glacier National Park trip itinerary builder website.

Explore your travel options from North Cascades National Park to Glacier National Park with the Route module. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from North Cascades National Park to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from North Cascades National Park in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Glacier National Park, with lows of 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Scenic Drive
Going-to-the-Sun Road
4.8

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get great views at Lookout Point, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, then take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, and finally take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park attractions planning website.

Drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Glacier National Park in October; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 47°F and lows reach 25°F. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Old Faithful
4.5
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Hot Spring
Castle Geyser
4.7

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