5 days in Fort Benton, Missoula & Salmon Arm Itinerary

5 days in Fort Benton, Missoula & Salmon Arm Itinerary

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5 days in Fort Benton, Missoula & Salmon Arm Itinerary

Start: High River, Canada
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Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
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Fort Benton, United States
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
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Missoula, United States
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
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Salmon Arm, Canada
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: High River, Canada

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Fort Benton, United States

Fort Benton ©
Fort Benton is a city in and the county seat of Chouteau County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the striking landscape at White Cliffs, then snap pictures at Fort Benton Bridge, then examine the collection at Museum of the Northern Great Plains, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Benton Museums & Heritage Complex.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Fort Benton trip itinerary planning site .

High River, Canada to Fort Benton is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from High River in July: high temperatures in Fort Benton hover around 34°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Missoula.

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Museum of the Northern Great Plains ©
Fort Benton Bridge ©
Fort Benton Bridge

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Missoula, United States

Missoula ©
Missoula is a city in the U.S. On the 22nd (Mon), see the interesting displays at Aerial Fire Depot and Smokejumper Center, then get in on the family fun at A Carousel for Missoula, and then gain insight at University of Montana.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Missoula attractions planning site .

Traveling by car from Fort Benton to Missoula takes 4 hours. In July in Missoula, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Salmon Arm.

Things to do in Missoula

Theme Parks Museums
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A Carousel for Missoula ©
A Carousel for Missoula
University of Montana
University of Montana

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Salmon Arm, Canada

Salmon Arm ©
Salmon Arm is a city in the Shuswap Country of the Southern Interior of the Canadian province of British Columbia that has a population of 17,464 (2011). On the 23rd (Tue), take in the waterfront at Salmon Arm Wharf, learn about winemaking at Larch Hills Winery, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Shuswap Lake.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Salmon Arm day trip app .

Drive from Missoula to Salmon Arm in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Missoula to Salmon Arm due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Salmon Arm are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salmon Arm

Parks Nature Wineries
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Shuswap Lake ©
Shuswap Lake
Salmon Arm Wharf ©
Salmon Arm Wharf
Larch Hills Winery ©
Larch Hills Winery

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