4 days in Polson & Glacier National Park Itinerary

4 days in Polson & Glacier National Park Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Montana travel route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Missoula International Airport, Drive to Polson
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Polson
— 1 night
Drive
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
Fly

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Polson

— 1 night
Polson is a city in Lake County, Montana, United States, on the southern shore of Flathead Lake. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Flathead Lake and then admire the engineering at Kerr Dam.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Polson online road trip planner.

New York City to Polson is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Polson. Traveling from New York City in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Polson, with lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Polson

Parks · Museums · Nature

Glacier National Park

— 2 nights

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 24th (Mon): explore the activities along Lake McDonald. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook and then stroll through Grinnell Glacier.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Glacier National Park day trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Polson to Glacier National Park. In May in Glacier National Park, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails