8 days in Missoula & Whitefish Itinerary

8 days in Missoula & Whitefish Itinerary

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8 days in Missoula & Whitefish Itinerary

Start: Missoula
1
Missoula
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Whitefish
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Missoula
— 1 night
End: Missoula

1
night
Missoula

Missoula ©
Missoula is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis Xavier Church and then examine the collection at Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Missoula trip itinerary builder website .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Missoula. August in Missoula sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Whitefish.

Things to do in Missoula

Museums Historic Sites
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St. Francis Xavier Church ©
St. Francis Xavier Church

5
nights
Whitefish

Whitefish is a city in Flathead County, Montana, United States. Take a break from Whitefish with a short trip to River Rafting & Tubing in West Glacier, about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Whitefish Mountain Resort, get outside with Great Northern Powder Guides, kick back and relax at City Beach, and sample the tasty concoctions at Great Northern Brewing Company.

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Drive from Missoula to Whitefish in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Whitefish are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Missoula.

Things to do in Whitefish

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kalispell, Depot Park, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Whitefish Mountain Resort ©
Whitefish Mountain Resort
City Beach ©
City Beach

1
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Missoula

Missoula ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): look for gifts at Rockin Rudy's.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Missoula trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Whitefish to Missoula by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Missoula

Shopping Parks
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Rockin Rudy's ©
Rockin Rudy's
Jacob Island Dog Park ©
Jacob Island Dog Park

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