8 days in Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

8 days in Wyoming & Montana Itinerary

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Start: Atlanta
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Atlanta

4
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Wilderness Connection in Gardiner (about 1h 50 min away). The adventure continues: take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take an unorthodox tour of Palette Spring, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aurum Geyser.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary site.

Atlanta to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Atlanta to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in April, things will get cooler in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 42°F and lows about 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Wilderness Connection
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Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mammoth Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Hot Springs

1
night
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 14th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Two Top, identify plant and animal life at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, and then find something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our West Yellowstone online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in West Yellowstone sees daily highs of 44°F and lows of 22°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center

2
nights
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Teton Point Turnout, and then explore the world behind art at National Museum of Wildlife Art.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole holiday maker tool.

Traveling by car from West Yellowstone to Jackson Hole takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in April, and nighttime lows around 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Cathedral Group ©
Cathedral Group

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