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
3
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 16th (Wed), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bozeman Spirits Distillery.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bozeman journey planner.

Washington DC to Bozeman is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in September, you will find days in Bozeman are slightly colder (°F), and nights are cooler (°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Bozeman

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites
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Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman
The Last Wind-Up ©
The Last Wind-Up

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night
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 18th (Fri), look for gifts at Send it Home, thenget in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

Plan my day in West Yellowstone using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Bozeman to West Yellowstone in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Bozeman in September: high temperatures in West Yellowstone hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks
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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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nights
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: admire all the interesting features of Going-to-the-Sun Road, explore the activities along McDonald Creek, hike along Swiftcurrent Falls, and admire the sheer force of Virginia Falls.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park online holiday planner.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Glacier National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from West Yellowstone in September; daily highs in Glacier National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can 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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