9 days in Idaho, Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

9 days in Idaho, Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

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Boise
— 1 day
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Grand Teton National Park
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
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West Yellowstone
— 1 night
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Cody
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights

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Boise

Boise ©

City of Trees

From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Freak Alley Gallery and then appreciate the history behind Idaho State Capitol Building.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Boise vacation maker.

San Francisco to Boise is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in Boise can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Boise

Historic Sites
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Historic Walking Area
Freak Alley Gallery
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Government Building
Idaho State Capitol Building
4.6

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mormon Row Historic District and Chapel of the Transfiguration. Visiting 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive and Inspiration Point will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Teton Park Road, hike along Jenny Lake Trail, explore the activities along Leigh Lake, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at String Lake.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park trip builder app.

Fly from Boise to Grand Teton National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and car. Traveling from Boise in September, things will get a bit cooler in Grand Teton National Park: highs are around 68°F and lows about 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your trip
Must see
Teton Park Road
4.9
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Must see
String Lake
4.8

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, explore the striking landscape at Biscuit Basin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, then take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 60°F and 33°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Gibbon Falls
4.5

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Earthquake Lake, then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

Before you visit West Yellowstone, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in West Yellowstone, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cody.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Earthquake Lake
4.7

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Cody

Cody ©

Preferred Gateway to Yellowstone

A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Cody Firearms Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Draper Natural History Museum, and then examine the collection at Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Cody road trip planning tool.

Drive from West Yellowstone to Cody in 3.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from West Yellowstone in September: high temperatures in Cody hover around 70°F and lows are around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Cody

Museums
Highlights from your trip

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©

Crown of the Continent

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook, take in the dramatic scenery at Virginia Falls, take in the dramatic scenery at St.Mary Falls, then explore the activities along St. Mary Lake, and finally take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along McDonald Creek, contemplate the waterfront views at Swiftcurrent Falls, then hike along Iceberg Lake Trail, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Avalanche Lake, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McDonald.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Glacier National Park itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Cody to Glacier National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Cody in September, Glacier National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Virginia Falls
4.9
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Must see
Avalanche Lake
4.9

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