6 days in Montana & Lovell Itinerary

6 days in Montana & Lovell Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Make it your trip
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West Glacier
— 1 night
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Lovell
— 1 night
Drive
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Gardiner
— 1 night
Drive
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Bozeman
— 2 nights
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West Glacier

— 1 night
West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Trail of the Cedars and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Silver Staircase Falls.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the West Glacier day trip planning app.

New York City to West Glacier is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to West Glacier is minus 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in June: highs in West Glacier hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Lovell.

Things to do in West Glacier

Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive · Nature

Side Trip

Lovell

— 1 night
Lovell is the largest town in Big Horn County, Wyoming, United States. Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range has been added to your itinerary. On the 12th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Pryor Mountain Wild Mustang Center, look for all kinds of wild species at Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range, and then explore the activities along Shoshone River.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, refer to the Lovell trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from West Glacier to Lovell takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from West Glacier in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Lovell: highs are around 85°F and lows about 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Gardiner.

Things to do in Lovell

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Gardiner

— 1 night
Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then trot along with a tour on horseback, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Yellowstone River.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Gardiner online journey maker.

Traveling by car from Lovell to Gardiner takes 4 hours. When traveling from Lovell in June, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Gardiner: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 35°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Gardiner

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Bozeman

— 2 nights
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): see the sky in a new way at Museum of the Rockies and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse for treasures at The Last Wind-Up, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bozeman Spirits Distillery, and then get engrossed in the history at American Computer & Robotics Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Bozeman online travel route planner.

Getting from Gardiner to Bozeman by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, Bozeman is a bit warmer than Gardiner - with highs of 77°F and lows of 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums · Childrens Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Montana travel guide

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River Rafting & Tubing · Bodies of Water · Wildlife Areas
The Crown of the Continent
With a population of only one million, Montana remains an untouched natural paradise of snowcapped peaks, expansive forests, and alpine lakes, dotted with Old West ghost towns, Indian reservations, and progressive urban communities. Appreciate the state's unique charm and beauty with a trip to Glacier National Park, where you can come face-to-face with Montana wildlife among its high peaks. Head to the state's largest cities, Billings and Missoula, for an array of historical attractions and cultural sightseeing.