3 days in Montana Itinerary

3 days in Montana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montana itinerary planner
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Thompson Falls
— 1 night
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
Drive to Missoula International Airport, Fly to Redmond


Thompson Falls — 1 night

Thompson Falls is a city in and the county seat of Sanders County, Montana, United States. You've now added 50,000 Silver Dollar Bar to your itinerary. On the 18th (Tue), head outdoors with Rugg's Outfitting. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Thompson Falls High Bridge and then get a taste of local nightlife at 50,000 Silver Dollar Bar.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Thompson Falls travel planning website.

Redmond to Thompson Falls is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. When traveling from Redmond in January, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Thompson Falls: temperatures range from 28°F by day to 21°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.
Outdoors · Nightlife
Side Trips

Glacier National Park — 1 night

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 20th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Swiftcurrent Mountain and then head outdoors with Swiftcurrent Pass Hike.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park online driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Thompson Falls to Glacier National Park with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Thompson Falls in January, expect little chillier with lows of 16°F in Glacier National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Montana travel guide

River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.