8 days in Montana Itinerary

8 days in Montana Itinerary

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8 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Bozeman
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Gardiner
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  8​h
End: Tulsa

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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. For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bozeman trip planner.

Tulsa to Bozeman is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Tulsa to Bozeman, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Tulsa in July, plan for little chillier days in Bozeman, with highs around 86°F, while nights are colder with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Gardiner.

Things to do in Bozeman

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Montana Grizzly Encounter ©
Montana Grizzly Encounter

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night
Gardiner

Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): stop by Yellowstone Gifts & Sweets and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Gardiner trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Bozeman to Gardiner in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Bozeman in July, expect Gardiner to be a bit cooler, temps between 77°F and 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Gardiner

Tours Outdoors Shopping
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Horseback Riding Tours

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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 3rd (Wed), find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun and then identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, go to the West Yellowstone online trip builder .

Getting from Gardiner to West Yellowstone by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in West Yellowstone, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun

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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.
Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park. There's lots more to do: explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, take in the dramatic natural features at Jackson Glacier Overlook, hike along Iceberg Lake Trail, and stroll through Grinnell Glacier.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Glacier National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi. Traveling from West Yellowstone in July, expect Glacier National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between 85°F and 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

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