20 days in Western US Itinerary

20 days in Western US Itinerary

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Whitefish
— 1 night
2
Sandpoint
— 1 night
3
Coeur d'Alene
— 1 night
4
Cannon Beach
— 1 night
5
Newport
— 2 nights
6
Florence
— 2 nights
7
Bandon
— 2 nights
8
Redwood National Park
— 1 night
9
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights

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Whitefish

Whitefish ©
Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. On the 14th (Sun), hit the slopes at Whitefish Mountain Resort, thenenjoy the sand and surf at City Beach, and then make a trip to Whitefish Depot.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Whitefish holiday planner.

Saskatoon, Canada to Whitefish is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Saskatoon to Whitefish is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Saskatoon in July, plan for a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Whitefish: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sandpoint.

Things to do in Whitefish

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Whitefish Mountain Resort ©
Whitefish Mountain Resort
City Beach ©
City Beach

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Sandpoint

Sandpoint ©
Sandpoint is the largest town in, and the county seat of, Bonner County, Idaho, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): explore by horseback at Mountain Horse Adventures, trek along McKinnick Trail, and then kick back and relax at Sandpoint City Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sandpoint trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Whitefish to Sandpoint takes 3.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Whitefish to Sandpoint is minus 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Coeur d'Alene.

Things to do in Sandpoint

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mountain Horse Adventures ©
Mountain Horse Adventures

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Coeur d'Alene

Coeur d'Alene ©
Coeur d'Alene is the largest city and county seat of Kootenai County, Idaho, United States. On the 16th (Tue), get a taste of the local shopping with The Art Spirit Gallery, stop by KnitKnit, thenidentify plant and animal life at Tubbs Hill Nature Trails, and finally explore the activities along Coeur d'Alene Lake.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Coeur d'Alene online route planner.

Traveling by car from Sandpoint to Coeur d'Alene takes an hour. In July, daytime highs in Coeur d'Alene are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Coeur d'Alene

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails ©
Tubbs Hill Nature Trails
Coeur d'Alene Lake ©
Coeur d'Alene Lake
The Art Spirit Gallery ©
The Art Spirit Gallery

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Hug Point State Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and then stroll through Cannon Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Tolovana Beach State Recreation Site, sample the fine beverages at Cannon Beach Distillery, thenview the masterpieces at Icefire Glassworks, thenlook for gifts at Bruce's Candy Kitchen, and finally take in the exciting artwork at White Bird Gallery.

Discover how to plan a Cannon Beach trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Coeur d'Alene to Cannon Beach in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Coeur d'Alene, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Cannon Beach, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Hug Point State Park ©
Hug Point State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

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Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): hike along Ocean to Bay Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area, thenenjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Foulweather. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): gain insight at Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Smelt Sands State Park, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Roads End State Recreation Site.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Newport trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in July, expect Newport to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, Smelt Sands State Park, Roads End State Recreation Site, Alsea Bay Bridge Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Cape Foulweather ©
Cape Foulweather
Roads End State Recreation Site ©
Roads End State Recreation Site
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area

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Florence

Florence ©
Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, thenexplore the striking landscape at Thor's Well, thenimmerse yourself in nature at Yachats State Park, and finally take a memorable drive along Oregon Coast Hwy. On the next day, see Sandland Adventures, see the interesting displays at Given Back Bird Houses Working Museum, thenkick back and relax at Heceta Beach, and finally admire the sheer force of Sweet Creek Falls.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Florence holiday app.

Traveling by car from Newport to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Bandon.

Things to do in Florence

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Yachats, Sweet Creek Falls, Oregon Coast Hwy
Highlights from your plan
Thor's Well ©
Thor's Well
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures
Heceta Beach ©
Heceta Beach

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Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Whiskey Run Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Second Street Gallery, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Coquille Point, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at West Coast Game Park Safari, thenlook for gifts at Misty Meadows Jams, thentrek along South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bastendorff Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Bandon trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Florence to Bandon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bandon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Charleston
Highlights from your plan
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
West Coast Game Park Safari ©
West Coast Game Park Safari

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): hike along Redwood National Park and then take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Big Tree, thentrek along California Coastal Trail, and then hike along Trillium Falls Hike.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Redwood National Park online travel route planner.

Getting from Bandon to Redwood National Park by car takes about 4 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Redwood National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Orick
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
California Coastal Trail ©
California Coastal Trail
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. Explore hidden gems such as West Thumb Geyser Basin and Artists’ Paintpots. Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center in West Yellowstone, about 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Roosevelt Arch, trek along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail, take in the natural beauty of Terrace Spring, and admire the sheer force of Mystic Falls Trail.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park road trip tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Redwood National Park to Yellowstone National Park. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Redwood National Park, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Highlights from your plan
Castle Geyser ©
Castle Geyser
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

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