9 days in Utah, Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

9 days in Utah, Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

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Moab
— 1 night
2
Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
4
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
5
Great Falls
— 1 night

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Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 12th (Wed), enjoy unforgettable views with Canyonlands Ballooning and then get interesting insight from Tours. Keep things going the next day: take an unforgettable tour with Pinnacle Helicopters, cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Moab, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bike Fiend.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Moab online day trip planner.

Minneapolis to Moab is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Minneapolis to Moab is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Minneapolis, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Moab, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Off-Road Tours
Skydive Moab ©
Skydive Moab
Pinnacle Helicopters ©
Pinnacle Helicopters

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park online visit planner.

Getting from Moab to Grand Teton National Park by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, train, bus, and taxi. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Moab in May; daily highs in Grand Teton National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Your inner history buff will appreciate S Rim Trail and Fort Yellowstone Historic District. Get outdoors at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Lower Geyser Basin. And it doesn't end there: witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, identify plant and animal life at Grand Loop Road, explore the activities along Lake Butte Overlook, and explore the striking landscape at Artists’ Paintpots.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 1.5 hours. In May, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Grand Teton National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

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West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Earthquake Lake, thenfind something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center.

Planning West Yellowstone trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Great Falls.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Earthquake Lake ©
Earthquake Lake
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun

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Great Falls

Great Falls ©
Great Falls is a city in and the county seat of Cascade County, Montana, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center and then play a few rounds at Valley View Garden Golf.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Great Falls day trip site.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Great Falls in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from West Yellowstone in May; daily highs in Great Falls reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Great Falls

Historic Sites Outdoors Nightlife
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Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center ©
Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center
Valley View Garden Golf ©
Valley View Garden Golf

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