8 days in Montana Itinerary

8 days in Montana Itinerary

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8 days in Montana Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Coram
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
East Glacier Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Gardiner
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Miami

1
night
Coram

Coram is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Flathead County, Montana, United States. On the 19th (Sun), hike along Siyeh Pass, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Trail of the Cedars.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Coram tour planner .

Miami to Coram is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Miami to Coram due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Miami in July: highs in Coram hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to East Glacier Park.

Things to do in Coram

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Glacier National Park, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Trail of the Cedars ©
Trail of the Cedars
Siyeh Pass ©
Siyeh Pass

3
nights
East Glacier Park

East Glacier Park ©
East Glacier Park is a census-designated place (CDP) in Glacier County, Montana, United States. Change things up with these side-trips from East Glacier Park: Glacier National Park (Highline Trail, Grinnell Glacier, & more).

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read East Glacier Park online road trip planner .

Drive from Coram to East Glacier Park in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in East Glacier Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Glacier National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Iceberg Lake Trail ©
Iceberg Lake Trail

1
night
West Yellowstone

The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 23rd (Thu), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, then get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone vacation planner .

Getting from East Glacier Park to West Yellowstone by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. July in West Yellowstone sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 39°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Gardiner.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun

2
nights
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 24th (Fri): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, stop by Parks' Fly Shop, and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Gardiner travel route planner .

Getting from West Yellowstone to Gardiner by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Gardiner can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gardiner

Tours Outdoors Shopping
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Horseback Riding Tours
Parks' Fly Shop ©
Parks' Fly Shop

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