40 days in Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

40 days in Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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40 days in Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

Start: Harrisburg
Drive:  34​h
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 37 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Harrisburg

37
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Yellowstone National Park side-trips: West Yellowstone (Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center & Madison Avenue Old Time Photos) and Grand Teton National Park (Grand Teton, 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, & more). Spend the 5th (Sat) exploring nature at Museum of the National Park Ranger. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washburn, contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone Lake, and explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip planner .

Harrisburg to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Harrisburg to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Harrisburg in August, plan for slightly colder days in Yellowstone National Park, with highs around 70°F, while nights are colder with lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Teton National Park, West Yellowstone, Beartooth Hwy
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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