4 days in Yellowstone National Park & Keystone Itinerary

4 days in Yellowstone National Park & Keystone Itinerary

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Start: Yellowstone National Park
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  6 h 15 min
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Keystone
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6 h 15 min
End: Yellowstone National Park

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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.
On the 20th (Sat), take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Geyser, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park driving holiday planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Yellowstone National Park. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in June, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature
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Grand Geyser ©
Grand Geyser
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
You've now added Mount Rushmore National Memorial to your itinerary. Kids will appreciate attractions like Rushmore Tramway Adventures and Big Thunder Gold Mine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Keystone: Custer (Sylvan Lake & Needles Eye Tunnel). Next up on the itinerary: cruise along Iron Mountain Road, browse for treasures at The Farmer's Daughter, tour the pleasant surroundings at Presidential Trail, and go for a walk through Breezy Point Picnic Area.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Keystone online trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June: high temperatures in Keystone hover around 73°F and lows are around 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Custer, The Farmer's Daughter
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Rushmore Tramway Adventures ©
Rushmore Tramway Adventures
Big Thunder Gold Mine ©
Big Thunder Gold Mine

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