15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
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Helena
— 1 night
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Glacier National Park
— 2 nights
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Billings
— 1 night
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Devils Tower
— 1 night
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Keystone
— 3 nights
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Casper
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Teton National Park road trip planner.

Salt Lake City to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Salt Lake City in September, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Grand Teton National Park: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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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.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring. Explore hidden gems such as Uncle Tom's Trail and Castle Geyser. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs, don't miss a visit to Roosevelt Arch, take in the dramatic natural features at Gibbon Falls, and take a peaceful walk through Petrified Tree.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 60°F and 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Helena.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail
Gibbon Falls ©
Gibbon Falls

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Helena

Helena ©
Helena is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Gates of the Mountains.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helena tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Helena takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September: high temperatures in Helena hover around 73°F and lows are around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Helena

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Gates of the Mountains ©
Gates of the Mountains

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier and then get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at Going-to-the-Sun Road, then take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook, then appreciate the views at Logan Pass, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Glacier National Park trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Helena to Glacier National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. Traveling from Helena in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Glacier National Park, with lows around 40°F. You'll set off for Billings on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Logan Pass ©
Logan Pass

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Billings

Billings
Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Billings online trip planner.

You can drive from Glacier National Park to Billings in 8.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Glacier National Park in September since evenings lows in Billings dip to 50°F. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Tue) before leaving for Devils Tower.

Things to do in Billings

Parks · Wildlife

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Devils Tower

Devils Tower
A trip to Devils Tower proves equally suitable for adrenaline addicts and nature enthusiasts on the lookout for unique geological formations.
Plan my day in Devils Tower using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Billings to Devils Tower in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. September in Devils Tower sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 49°F at night. On the 11th (Wed), you'll travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Devils Tower

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

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Keystone

Keystone ©

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Crazy Horse Memorial. Explore hidden gems such as Black Elk Peak and Cathedral Spires Hiking Trail. Visiting Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Black Hills will get you outdoors. When in Keystone, make a side trip to see Roughlock Falls State Nature Area in Lead, approximately Lead away. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Keystone online vacation planner.

You can drive from Devils Tower to Keystone in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in September, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Casper.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Roughlock Falls State Nature Area ©
Roughlock Falls State Nature Area
Black Hills ©
Black Hills

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Casper

Casper ©
Casper is a city in and the county seat of Natrona County, Wyoming, United States. To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Casper trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Keystone to Casper takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. September in Casper sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 44°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Casper

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site ©
Fort Caspar Museum and Historic Site

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