9 days in Wyoming, Montana & Idaho Itinerary

9 days in Wyoming, Montana & Idaho Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— Few hours
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
3
West Yellowstone
— Few hours
4
Boise
— 1 night
5
Glacier National Park
— 2 nights

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park
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.
On the 12th (Mon), hike along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail and then explore and take pictures at 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park online travel planner.

Toronto, Canada to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Expect cooler evenings in Grand Teton National Park when traveling from Toronto in August, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Outdoors Scenic Drive Trails

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 13th (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful. Here are some ideas for day two: witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser, thentake in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park road trip tool.

Drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Midway Geyser Basin ©
Midway Geyser Basin
Biscuit Basin ©
Biscuit Basin

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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 15th (Thu): look for gifts at Eagle's Store and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone trip planner.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Boise.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Parks Shopping
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Eagle's Store ©
Eagle's Store

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 16th (Fri), trek along Boise River Greenbelt, look for all kinds of wild species at Hulls Gulch Nature Trail, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Cathedral.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Boise driving holiday app.

Drive from West Yellowstone to Boise in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from West Yellowstone in August: highs in Boise hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Boise

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Boise River Greenbelt ©
Boise River Greenbelt
St. John's Cathedral ©
St. John's Cathedral

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Grinnell Glacier and Iceberg Lake Trail. Visiting Going-to-the-Sun Road and Logan Pass will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Highline Trail, get great views at Jackson Glacier Overlook, and trek along Trail of the Cedars.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Boise to Glacier National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Boise in August, expect Glacier National Park to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Highline Trail ©
Highline Trail

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