7 days in Montana Itinerary

7 days in Montana Itinerary

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Bozeman
— 1 night
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 4 nights

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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. On the 21st (Mon), see the sky in a new way at Museum of the Rockies and then engage your brain at Montana Science Center. Keep things going the next day: browse for treasures at The Last Wind-Up, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman, then take an exotic tour of Yellowstone Safari Company, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Bozeman trip itinerary maker.

New York City to Bozeman is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Bozeman. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from New York City in September: highs in Bozeman hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Bozeman

Childrens Museums · Museums · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone Safari Company ©
Yellowstone Safari Company
Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman

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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.
On the 23rd (Wed), stop by Send it Home, find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bozeman to West Yellowstone takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Bozeman in September, expect West Yellowstone to be a bit cooler, temps between 64°F and 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Send it Home ©
Send it Home

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Going-to-the-Sun Road, get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, and explore the activities along Lake McDonald.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Glacier National Park online trip itinerary builder.

Drive from West Yellowstone to Glacier National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from West Yellowstone in September: high temperatures in Glacier National Park hover around 70°F and lows are around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls

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