3 days in Montana Itinerary

3 days in Montana Itinerary

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3 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Richmond
Fly + taxi:  10​h 30​min
1
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Philipsburg
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Richmond

1
night
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
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.
For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Glacier National Park driving holiday planner .

Richmond to Glacier National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Richmond to Glacier National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Richmond in May, expect Glacier National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 67°F and 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Philipsburg.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail
Highline Trail ©
Highline Trail
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

1
night
Philipsburg

Philipsburg ©
Philipsburg is a town in and the county seat of Granite County, Montana, United States. For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Philipsburg trip planner .

Traveling by car from Glacier National Park to Philipsburg takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Glacier National Park in May, expect nights in Philipsburg to be about the same, around 34°F, while days are little chillier, around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Philipsburg

Breweries & Distilleries Shopping
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Philipsburg Brewing Company ©
Philipsburg Brewing Company
The Sweet Palace ©
The Sweet Palace

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