4 days in Montana Itinerary

4 days in Montana Itinerary

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4 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
West Glacier
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Great Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Seattle

1
night
West Glacier

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): stop by Willow's HuckleberryLand and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Glacier Distilling Company. Keep things going the next day: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road.

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Seattle to West Glacier is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Seattle in August, West Glacier is little chillier at night with lows of 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Great Falls.

Things to do in West Glacier

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Willow's HuckleberryLand, Glacier Distilling Company, Going-to-the-Sun Road
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River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Glacier Distilling Company ©
Glacier Distilling Company

1
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Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): tee off at Meadow Lark Country Club, get to know the fascinating history of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Bowser Brewing Company.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Great Falls driving holiday planner.

You can drive from West Glacier to Great Falls in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Great Falls can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Great Falls

Golf Outdoors Nightlife
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Meadow Lark Country Club ©
Meadow Lark Country Club

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): cast your line with a fishing tour, identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then stop by Eagle's Store.

For traveler tips and tourist information, read our West Yellowstone trip maker site .

Drive from Great Falls to West Yellowstone in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and shuttle; or fly. Traveling from Great Falls in September, things will get a bit cooler in West Yellowstone: highs are around 64°F and lows about 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Fishing Charters & Tours
Eagle's Store ©
Eagle's Store

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