5 days in Western US Itinerary

5 days in Western US Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night


Yellowstone National Park

— 3 nights

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.
Family-friendly places like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Grand Prismatic Spring will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, contemplate the waterfront views at Firehole River, get to know the fascinating history of Uncle Tom's Trail, and take in the dramatic scenery at Lewis Falls.

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Milwaukee to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Milwaukee in August, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are slightly colder (70°F), and nights are much colder (38°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Grand Teton National Park

— 1 night

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.
On the 20th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park trip planner.

Drive from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Grand Teton National Park, with highs around 78°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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