7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h
1
Johnstown
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Dillon
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Crested Butte
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Telluride
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  8 h 45 min
End: New York City

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Johnstown

Johnstown
The Town of Johnstown is a Home Rule Municipality in Weld and Larimer counties in the U.S. To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Johnstown online vacation planner.

New York City to Johnstown is an approximately 8- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Johnstown due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Johnstown, with lows around 39°F. On the 9th (Mon), you'll travel to Dillon.

Things to do in Johnstown

Outdoors Nightlife Fun & Games

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Dillon

Dillon
The Town of Dillon is a Home Rule Municipality in Summit County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the activities along Dillon Reservoir.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Dillon holiday planner.

Drive from Johnstown to Dillon in 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Johnstown in October: high temperatures in Dillon hover around 47°F and lows are around 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Crested Butte.

Things to do in Dillon

Nature Parks

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Crested Butte

Crested Butte ©
Crested Butte is a home rule municipality in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gunnison National Forest and then look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Mesa Fishing. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Kebler Pass and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Montanya Distillers.

Plan my day in Crested Butte using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Dillon to Crested Butte takes 3.5 hours. When traveling from Dillon in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Crested Butte: temperatures range from 60°F by day to 26°F at night. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Telluride.

Things to do in Crested Butte

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Gunnison
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Gunnison National Forest ©
Gunnison National Forest
Blue Mesa Fishing ©
Blue Mesa Fishing
Kebler Pass ©
Kebler Pass

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Telluride

Telluride ©
The town of Telluride is the county seat and most populous town of San Miguel County in the southwestern portion of the U.S. On the 12th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Bear Creek Falls and then stroll around Box Canyon Waterfall & Park. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Ridgway State Park and then explore the striking landscape at Yankee Boy Basin.

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

Drive from Crested Butte to Telluride in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Crested Butte in October, Telluride is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 37°F. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Telluride

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Ouray, Ridgway State Park
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Ridgway State Park ©
Ridgway State Park
Yankee Boy Basin ©
Yankee Boy Basin
Bear Creek Falls ©
Bear Creek Falls