6 days in Idaho, Montana & North Dakota Itinerary

6 days in Idaho, Montana & North Dakota Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States vacation planner

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Wallace
— 1 night
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Helena
— 1 night
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West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
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Bozeman
— 1 night
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Medora
— Few hours

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Wallace

Wallace ©
Wallace is a small historic city in the Panhandle region of the U.S. On the 28th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Hiawatha Mountain Bike Trail, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lookout Pass, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pulaski Tunnel Trail. On your second day here, take in the history at Cataldo Mission, get engrossed in the history at Wallace Mining Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Wallace Brewing Company, then see the interesting displays at Northern Pacific Depot, then see the interesting displays at Oasis Bordello Museum, and finally whizz through the canopy at Silver Streak Zipline Tours.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Wallace online vacation planner.

Los Angeles to Wallace is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in September; daily highs in Wallace reach 57°F and lows reach 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Helena.

Things to do in Wallace

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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Helena

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Helena is the capital city of the U.S. On the 30th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Archie Bray Foundation, steep yourself in history at Original Governor's Mansion, and then explore the world behind art at Holter Museum of Art.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Helena journey maker website.

You can drive from Wallace to Helena in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Wallace to Helena is 1 hour. Traveling from Wallace in September, you will find days in Helena are a bit warmer (73°F), and nights are about the same (46°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Helena

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Art Museum
Holter Museum of Art
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Architectural Building
Original Governor's Mansion
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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 1st (Thu): witness a stunning natural landmark at Porcelain Basin, explore the striking landscape at Artists’ Paintpots, then take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Sapphire Pool, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then admire the local landmark of Fountain Paint Pot, and finally examine the collection at Museum of the Yellowstone.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your West Yellowstone trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Helena to West Yellowstone in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Helena in September: high temperatures in West Yellowstone hover around 64°F and lows are around 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Must see
Porcelain Basin
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Bozeman

Bozeman
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bozeman attractions planner.

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Bozeman takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from West Yellowstone in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bozeman: temperatures range from 59°F by day to 30°F at night. You'll set off for Medora on the 3rd (Sat).

Things to do in Bozeman

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

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Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Harold Schafer Heritage Center and then contemplate the long history of Von Hoffman House.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Medora vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Bozeman to Medora takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in October, and nighttime lows around 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Medora

Museums · Historic Sites
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Historic Site
Von Hoffman House
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