I would consider towing a car. Day 6: Glacier I’m glad you like our website! Nearby, the walk around Leigh Lake is an easy, very pretty stroll. Hi Diane, It sounds like you will have a blast this coming summer! We just got back from a trip to Yellowstone/Grand Teton and loved it. This is super helpful in trying to plan an upcoming trip sometime in July, so thank you. It’s a tourist town but has a unique tempo to it and lots of individual mom-and-pop stores. Then, after the video make sure to stay seated as they open the blinds to reveal a floor to ceiling window which showcases the Grand Teton. Yellowstone really has that feel. Itinerary - Grand Teton Park in 1 Day Scenic Boat Ride. Visit the NPS website for full details. One of the great things about having a full day left to start heading home is if you missed anything in the Tetons you now have the opportunity to check it out! Earth Trekkers is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn advertising fees by advertising & linking to Amazon.com. This is our favorite hike in Glacier. At Bearfoot Theory, she runs our editorial calendar, and helps us deliver top-notch goods. We are planing on going to Yelowstone, Teton, and Glacier. For coming in by the North you can easily adapt the itinerary. That is so awesome to hear you are road tripping out west from Wisconsin. Thanks for reading , We followed a lot of recommendations from Bearfeet Theory on our visit to Yellowstone. On the road: 75 miles, 2 hours (if you stay at Old Faithful and Canyon Village); if you stay in West Yellowstone, add 40 miles and 1.75 hours onto this driving estimate for a total of 115 miles, 3.75 hours. Is that something that should be reserved for another visit perhaps when the wildlife is more active in the spring? Today, you will visit the most popular sites. Important Note for 2020: The Many Glacier area of the park is closed due to road construction. Lodging. Take your pick from longer hikes in the park. On the road: 105 miles, 3 hours if you start at Canyon Village and end at Mammoth; 66 miles, 2 hours if you stay in Mammoth both nights; 80 miles, 3 hours if you stay in Gardiner. Spend the afternoon in and around Jenny Lake. We can do 9 days, but just lost on how best to route everything out. Go back out at 3:00 or 4:00 pm, when crowds start to quiet down. Would we have any troubles sticking to your itinerary using our camper? It’s kind of the best mix, cause you can hike all day but have an awesome room, shower, and meal to come back to. I like the itinerary you have for the week stay. We have a 37 foot Class A. There are 7 formal campgrounds from which to choose. Have been to Yellowstone and the Tetons multiple times, but discovered a new trail that we will try in October. The first time was way back in 2001, before we had kids. These are the park’s most acid hot springs and are worth a stop along the way. on the 15th going to stop at MT. Hey Kristin and Kim! When I plan long lengthy trips for a group I generally only pick 1-2 things at max to do/see a day, I find this makes it easier on me and allows time for things to be added to the list that we might discover. Inside the Park: There are numerous lodges and campgrounds available inside of the park. Would this itinerary be your choice with all the smoke in the area? Check out our lodging post for lots of ideas on hotels that are literally steps away from some of the campgrounds: https://bearfoottheory.com/yellowstone-campgrounds-lodging/ If you have a 4×4, you have the option to take the scenic detour on Blacktail Plateau Drive. Teton Village at Jackson Hole: Ski resort by winter, outdoor playground by summer, this resort offers hotels and restaurants, plus gondolas, chair lifts, and a cable car that will whisk you up to Rendezvous Peak for stunning views over the Tetons. Other great restaurants include Bin22, Liberty Burger, and Blue Lion. Day 1 & 2 (Grand Teton): Jackson, Wyoming Your trip sounds AMAZING! It is not located in the city center, so you will have to drive to the town square and park your car if you want to visit the heart of Jackson. With 10 days, you can visit all of them on an epic road trip.