9 days in Montana Itinerary

9 days in Montana Itinerary

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West Glacier
— 3 nights
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West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
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Bozeman
— 3 nights

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West Glacier

West Glacier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Flathead County, Montana, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near West Glacier: Glacier National Park (Going-to-the-Sun Road, Jackson Glacier Overlook, &more). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the West Glacier travel route planning tool.

Philadelphia to West Glacier is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Philadelphia to West Glacier, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in September, you will find days in West Glacier are a bit cooler (70°F), and nights are cooler (40°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in West Glacier

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

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River Rafting & Tubing
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): cast your line with a fishing tour, identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then examine the collection at Museum of the Yellowstone. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Eagle's Store, explore the activities along Yellowstone River, and then have some family-friendly fun at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from West Glacier to West Yellowstone takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, bus, shuttle, and taxi. Traveling from West Glacier in September, expect West Yellowstone to be slightly colder, temps between 64°F and 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Yellowstone River ©
Yellowstone River
Fishing Charters & Tours

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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 17th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Bozeman, look for gifts at Montana Gift Corral, and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback. Here are some ideas for day two: look and learn at Museum of the Rockies, see the interesting displays at American Computer & Robotics Museum, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Middle Cottonwood Trailhead.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bozeman trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Bozeman takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from West Yellowstone in September: high temperatures in Bozeman hover around 72°F and lows are around 41°F. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums · Outdoors · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies
Downtown Bozeman ©
Downtown Bozeman
American Computer & Robotics Museum ©
American Computer & Robotics Museum

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