6 days in Cody & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

6 days in Cody & Yellowstone National Park Itinerary

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Cody
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Cody

Preferred Gateway to Yellowstone

A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Buffalo Bill Dam as well as Red Canyon River Trips. On the 29th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Buffalo Bill Center of the West, then contemplate the long history of Old Trail Town, and then see human ingenuity at work at Buffalo Bill Dam. On your second day here, delve into the lush surroundings at Shoshone National Forest, stop by Wayne's Boot Shop, and then let the river carry you with Red Canyon River Trips.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cody online tour itinerary planner.

Detroit to Cody is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Detroit to Cody due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Cody when traveling from Detroit in August, with lows around 55°F. On the 31st (Thu), you'll travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Old Trail Town ©
Historic Site
Old Trail Town
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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): take in the natural beauty of Mammoth Hot Springs. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Cody to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Cody in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 70°F and lows at 38°F. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Old Faithful ©
Must see
Old Faithful
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