6 days in Yellowstone National Park & Keystone Itinerary

6 days in Yellowstone National Park & Keystone Itinerary

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6 days in Yellowstone National Park & Keystone Itinerary

Start: Appleton
Drive:  35​h
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Keystone
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Appleton

3
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.
On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park.

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Appleton to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Appleton to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Appleton in August, plan for a bit cooler 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 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Dragon's Mouth Springs ©
Dragon's Mouth Springs
Mud Volcano ©
Mud Volcano
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

1
night
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): learn more about the world around you at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute and then get engrossed in the history at Wades Gold Mill.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Keystone online trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Yellowstone National Park to Keystone takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. In August, Keystone is a bit warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 77°F and lows of 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Hill City
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The Museum @ Black Hills Institute ©
Wades Gold Mill ©
Wades Gold Mill
Horse Thief Lake ©
Horse Thief Lake

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