6 days in Montana Itinerary

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Glasgow
— 1 day
Drive
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Saco
— 1 night
Drive
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Malta
— 1 night
Drive
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Havre
— 1 night
Drive
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Shelby
— 1 night
Drive
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Lakeside
— 1 night

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Glasgow — 1 day

Glasgow is a city in and the county seat of Valley County, Montana, United States, with an estimated population of 3,414 as of 2015.HistoryAmerican Indians inhabited the region for centuries, and extensive buffalo and pronghorn antelope herds provided ample food for the nomadic tribes. On the 5th (Fri), have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Northeast Montana and then get engrossed in the history at Pioneer Museum of Valley County.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Glasgow trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Glasgow. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 56°F. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Saco.
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Museums · Childrens Museums

Saco — 1 night

Saco is a town in Phillips County, Montana, United States. On the 6th (Sat), make a trip to Sleeping Buffalo Rock and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Sleeping Buffalo Hot Springs & Resort.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Saco trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Glasgow to Saco in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Malta.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Malta — 1 night

Malta is a city in, and the county seat of, Phillips County, Montana, United States, located at the intersection of U.S. Routes 2 and 191. To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Malta trip planning website.

Malta is just a short distance from Saco. In August in Malta, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 56°F at night. You will leave for Havre on the 7th (Sun).
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Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Havre — 1 night

Havre is the county seat and largest town in Hill County, Montana, in the United States. On the 7th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Havre Beneath the Streets and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Triple Dog Brewing.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Havre road trip website.

Traveling by car from Malta to Havre takes 1.5 hours. August in Havre sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Shelby.
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Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Shelby — 1 night

Shelby is a city in and the county seat of Toole County, Montana, United States. On the 8th (Mon), stroll through Roadrunner Trail, then see the interesting displays at Marias Museum of History & Art, then walk around Montana Veteran's Memorial Flag and Park, and finally look for gifts at The Prairie Peddler.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Shelby trip builder app.

Drive from Havre to Shelby in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Shelby are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lakeside.
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Museums · Parks · Trails · Shopping

Lakeside — 1 night

Lakeside is an unincorporated area and census-designated place (CDP) in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): see what you can catch with a fishing tour, stop by KEHOE'S AGATE SHOP, INC., then see the interesting displays at Miracle of America Museum, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Glacier Brewing Company. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Sacajawea Park and then contemplate the waterfront views at Flathead Lake.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lakeside holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Shelby to Lakeside takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Lakeside are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F.
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Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors
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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.
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