52 days in United States Itinerary

52 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States travel route planner

©
This plan was created by another inspirock user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Victor
Drive:  7 h
1
Almo
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 30 min
2
Sparks
— 4 nights
Drive:  7 h
3
Great Basin National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
5
Montrose
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
6
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  5 h
7
Colorado Springs
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  11 h 45 min
8
Grand Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
9
Des Moines
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
10
Marseilles
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
11
Angola
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
12
Trenton
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
13
Leland
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
14
Iron Mountain
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 45 min
15
Bemidji
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
16
Jamestown
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
17
Medora
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  2 h 30 min
18
Billings
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
19
Big Sky
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
End: Victor

4
nights
Almo

Almo
Almo is a very small unincorporated community in Cassia County, Idaho, United States. You've now added City Of Rocks National Reserve to your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Spiral Jetty in Box Elder (about 1h 50 min away). It doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Castle Rocks State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Almo day trip tool.

Victor to Almo is an approximately 7- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in May, and nighttime lows around 42°F. You will leave for Sparks on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Almo

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Spiral Jetty
Find places to stay May 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
City Of Rocks National Reserve
City Of Rocks National Reserve
Castle Rocks State Park ©
Castle Rocks State Park
Spiral Jetty ©
Spiral Jetty

4
nights
Sparks

Sparks ©
Sparks is a city in Washoe County, Nevada, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pope Beach as well as Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. Take a break from Sparks with a short trip to Gatekeeper's Museum in Tahoe City, about 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Sierra Water Gardens, look for gifts at Dorinda's Chocolates, and get to know the fascinating history of Truckee River Walk.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sparks trip builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Almo to Sparks. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Sparks can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Great Basin National Park.

Things to do in Sparks

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Reno, Pope Beach, Gatekeeper's Museum, Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park, Emerald Bay State Park
Find places to stay May 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park ©
Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach

1
night
Great Basin National Park

Great Basin National Park
Great Basin National Park is one of the U.S.'s more out-of-the-way national parks, but those who make the trip are rewarded with the striking contrast of snowcapped peaks rising from a high-altitude desert.
To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Great Basin National Park itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Sparks to Great Basin National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Sparks in May, expect Great Basin National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 67°F and 34°F. On the 19th (Tue), you're off to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Great Basin National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay May 18 — 19:

5
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Bryce Canyon National Park is known for trails, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Inspiration Point, take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point, hike along Fairyland Loop Trail, and stroll through Queen's Garden Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park attractions app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Basin National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park. Traveling from Great Basin National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. May in Bryce Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 31°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Montrose.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay May 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

1
night
Montrose

Montrose ©
The City of Montrose is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Montrose County, Colorado, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Ridgway State Park and then get engrossed in the history at Ridgway Visitors Center and Railroad Museum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Montrose day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Montrose takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In May, Montrose is a bit warmer than Bryce Canyon National Park - with highs of 71°F and lows of 43°F. On the 25th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park.

Things to do in Montrose

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Ridgway
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Museum of the Mountain West ©
Museum of the Mountain West
Ridgway State Park ©
Ridgway State Park
Ridgway Visitors Center and Railroad Museum ©
Ridgway Visitors Center and Railroad Museum

6
nights
Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park ©
The Gunnison River has been hard at work over the past two million years, carving out the sheer cliffs and towering spires that today make up Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park.
You've now added South Rim Road to your itinerary. Take a break from Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park with a short trip to Needle Rock in Crawford, about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, explore the wealth of natural beauty at North Rim, explore the striking landscape at Gunnison Point, and explore and take pictures at East Portal Road.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park online day trip planner.

You can drive from Montrose to Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park in an hour. In May in Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 43°F at night. You will leave for Colorado Springs on the 31st (Sun).

Things to do in Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Needle Rock
Find places to stay May 25 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park ©
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park
Pulpit Rock Overlook ©
Pulpit Rock Overlook
Tomichi Point ©
Tomichi Point

5
nights
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Pack the 4th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. The adventure continues: walk around Garden of the Gods, take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon Open Space, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs online trip builder.

You can drive from Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park to Colorado Springs in 5 hours. In May in Colorado Springs, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 42°F at night. On the 5th (Fri), you're off to Grand Island.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Cave of the Winds Mountain Park
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 5:
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
National Museum of World War II Aviation ©
National Museum of World War II Aviation

2
nights
Grand Island

Grand Island ©
Grand Island is a city in and the county seat of Hall County, Nebraska, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): explore the activities along Platte River and then get engrossed in the history at Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Grand Island online travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Colorado Springs to Grand Island. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Grand Island is 1 hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Grand Island, with lows of 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Des Moines.

Things to do in Grand Island

Museums Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer ©
Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer
Platte River ©
Platte River

1
night
Des Moines

Des Moines
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Des Moines trip itinerary builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Grand Island to Des Moines. In June in Des Moines, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 64°F at night. On the 8th (Mon), you're off to Marseilles.

Things to do in Des Moines

Parks Museums Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 8:

2
nights
Marseilles

Marseilles ©
Marseilles is a city in LaSalle County, Illinois, United States. Illini State Park has been added to your itinerary. It doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial and stroll the grounds of Norwegian Settlers Memorial.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Marseilles day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Des Moines to Marseilles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. On the 10th (Wed), you'll travel to Angola.

Things to do in Marseilles

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Norwegian Settlers Memorial
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Illini State Park ©
Illini State Park
The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial ©
The Middle East Conflicts Wall Memorial
Norwegian Settlers Memorial ©
Norwegian Settlers Memorial

2
nights
Angola

Angola ©
Angola is a city in Pleasant Township, Steuben County, Indiana, United States. Pokagon State Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 11th (Thu), do a tasting at Satek Winery, stop by Pickle Factory - Sechler's, then admire the majestic nature at Pokagon State Park, and finally play a few rounds at Glendarin Hills Golf Club.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Angola online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Marseilles to Angola by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. June in Angola sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Trenton.

Things to do in Angola

Golf Wineries Outdoors

Side Trip

Fremont
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Glendarin Hills Golf Club ©
Glendarin Hills Golf Club
Pokagon State Park ©
Pokagon State Park
Satek Winery ©
Satek Winery

5
nights
Trenton

Trenton ©
Trenton is a small city in Wayne County in the southeast portion of the U.S. Step out of Trenton to go to Oak Harbor and see Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, which is approximately 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: walk around Elizabeth Park, have fun at FasTrak Exotic Driving Experience, pause for some serene contemplation at Southpoint Church, and get lost in a book at Bacon Memorial District Library.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Trenton online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Angola to Trenton takes 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 61°F. On the 17th (Wed), you're off to Leland.

Things to do in Trenton

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

Grosse Ile, Bacon Memorial District Library, Lake Erie Metropark, Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge ©
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge
Elizabeth Park ©
Elizabeth Park
Southpoint Church ©
Southpoint Church

4
nights
Leland

Leland ©
Leland is an unincorporated community in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Leland: Empire (Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Empire Bluff Trail, &more) and Point Betsie Lighthouse (in Frankfort). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Fishtown, learn about winemaking at Black Star Farms Winery, identify plant and animal life at Carlson's Fishery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Leland itinerary maker site.

Getting from Trenton to Leland by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect slightly colder evenings in Leland when traveling from Trenton in June, with lows around 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Iron Mountain.

Things to do in Leland

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Empire, Glen Arbor, Black Star Farms Winery, Point Betsie Lighthouse, Good Harbor Vineyards
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore ©
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
Fishtown ©
Fishtown
Carlson's Fishery ©
Carlson's Fishery

1
night
Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain ©
Iron Mountain is a city in the U.S. On the 21st (Sun), try your luck at Island Resort & Casino, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Iron Mountain Iron Mine, then trek along Piers Gorge Trail, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception Church Iron Mountain.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Iron Mountain trip planner.

You can drive from Leland to Iron Mountain in 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in Iron Mountain can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bemidji.

Things to do in Iron Mountain

Casinos Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Iron Mountain Iron Mine, Piers Gorge Trail, Island Resort & Casino
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Island Resort & Casino ©
Island Resort & Casino
WWII Glider & Military Museum ©
WWII Glider & Military Museum
Immaculate Conception Church Iron Mountain ©
Immaculate Conception Church Iron Mountain

2
nights
Bemidji

Bemidji ©
Bemidji is a city in Beltrami County (and county seat), in north west Minnesota, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Sculpture Walk, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bemidji State Park, then get curious at Headwaters Science Center, and finally appreciate the history behind Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bemidji trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Iron Mountain to Bemidji takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June in Bemidji, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Jamestown.

Things to do in Bemidji

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox ©
Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox
Sculpture Walk ©
Sculpture Walk
Lake Bemidji State Park ©
Lake Bemidji State Park

1
night
Jamestown

Jamestown ©
Jamestown is a city in Stutsman County, North Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Stutsman County Memorial Museum, then examine the collection at National Buffalo Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Frontier Village. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Sheyenne River Valley National Scenic Byway, then see the interesting displays at Barnes County Historical Society, then take in the views from Hi-Line Railroad Bridge / Chautauqua Park, and finally examine the collection at Midland Continental Depot Transport Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Jamestown trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Bemidji to Jamestown by car takes about 4 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Medora.

Things to do in Jamestown

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trips

Valley City, Midland Continental Depot Transport Museum
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Frontier Village ©
Frontier Village
Stutsman County Memorial Museum ©
Stutsman County Memorial Museum
National Buffalo Museum ©
National Buffalo Museum

2
nights
Medora

Medora ©
Medora is a city in Billings County, North Dakota, United States. Theodore Roosevelt National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Painted Canyon Overlook and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at South Unit. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Medora vacation builder.

You can drive from Jamestown to Medora in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Jamestown to Medora, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Jamestown in June since evenings lows in Medora dip to 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Billings.

Things to do in Medora

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Theodore Roosevelt National Park
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Theodore Roosevelt National Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt National Park
South Unit ©
South Unit
Painted Canyon Overlook ©
Painted Canyon Overlook

1
night
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 traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Billings trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Medora to Billings takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Billings are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. You'll set off for Big Sky on the 28th (Sun).

Things to do in Billings

Parks Museums Nature
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 28:

2
nights
Big Sky

Big Sky ©
Big Sky is a census-designated place (CDP) in Gallatin and Madison counties in southwestern Montana. Gallatin National Forest has been added to your itinerary. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Gallatin National Forest.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Big Sky online trip builder.

You can drive from Billings to Big Sky in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Billings in June: high temperatures in Big Sky hover around 69°F and lows are around 35°F. On the 30th (Tue), you're off to home.

Things to do in Big Sky

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Gallatin National Forest
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Gallatin National Forest ©
Gallatin National Forest

Similar Plans

11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Zion National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM ISRAEL July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: February, outdoors, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: January, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 23 days in United States, Vancouver & Calgary BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 4 days in Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park & Arches National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Zion National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans