9 days in Rocky Mountain National Park, White River Junction & San Juan Itinerary

9 days in Rocky Mountain National Park, White River Junction & San Juan Itinerary

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Rocky Mountain National Park
— 3 nights
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White River Junction
— 4 nights
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San Juan
— 1 night

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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Many Parks Curve Overlook, cruise along Trail Ridge Road, admire the sheer force of Chasm Falls, then explore and take pictures at Old Fall River Road, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Sheep Lakes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): hike along Emerald Lake Trail, stroll through Cub Lake Trail, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake, and finally stroll through Flattop Mountain Trail.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rocky Mountain National Park day trip planning site.

Fort Lauderdale to Rocky Mountain National Park is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Rocky Mountain National Park, with lows around 59°F. On the 14th (Tue), you're off to White River Junction.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail

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White River Junction

White River Junction ©
White River Junction is an unincorporated village and census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Hartford in Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Step out of the city life by going to Flume Gorge and Montshire Museum of Science. Change things up with these side-trips from White River Junction: Squam Lakes Natural Science Center (in Holderness), Woodstock (Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves & Fadden's General Store) and Franconia Notch State Park (in Franconia). Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Quechee Gorge, make a splash at Upper Valley Aquatic Center, and look for all kinds of wild species at Eshqua Bog Natural Area.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the White River Junction trip itinerary planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rocky Mountain National Park to White River Junction. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park to White River Junction. Traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in July, you will find days in White River Junction are slightly colder (83°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to San Juan.

Things to do in White River Junction

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Woodstock, Franconia, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Montshire Museum of Science, Eshqua Bog Natural Area
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Upper Valley Aquatic Center ©
Upper Valley Aquatic Center
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park

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San Juan

San Juan ©
San Juan is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas. On the 19th (Sun), examine the collection at Old Hidalgo Pumphouse Museum and World Birding Center and then make a trip to Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan Del Valle.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Juan driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from White River Junction to San Juan. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from White River Junction to San Juan due to the time zone difference. In July, San Juan is somewhat warmer than White River Junction - with highs of 100°F and lows of 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Old Hidalgo Pumphouse Museum and World Birding Center
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