11 days in Glacier National Park, Park City & Salt Lake City Itinerary

11 days in Glacier National Park, Park City & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
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Park City
— 3 nights
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Salt Lake City
— 3 nights

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Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Escape the urban bustle at McDonald Creek and Siyeh Pass. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Virginia Falls and Granite Park Trail. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Baring Falls, appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden Wall, head outdoors with Swiftcurrent Pass Hike, and hike along Trail of the Cedars.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park road trip site.

Indianapolis to Glacier National Park is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Indianapolis to Glacier National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Indianapolis in May, with highs in Glacier National Park at 67°F and lows at 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Park City.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
St.Mary Falls ©
St.Mary Falls
Baring Falls ©
Baring Falls

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Park City

Park City ©
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mirror Lake Scenic Byway and Mount Timpanogos Trails. Step out of the city life by going to Little Cottonwood Canyon and Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest. Change things up with these side-trips from Park City: Provo River Falls (in Kamas), Silver Lake (in Brighton) and Sundance Resort (in Sundance). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter and tee off at Wasatch Mountain Golf Course.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Park City itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Glacier National Park to Park City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Glacier National Park in June: highs in Park City hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Park City

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Kamas, Brighton, Sundance, Wasatch Mountain Golf Course, Little Cottonwood Canyon
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Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter ©
Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter
Mirror Lake Scenic Byway ©
Mirror Lake Scenic Byway
Little Cottonwood Canyon ©
Little Cottonwood Canyon

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Get outdoors at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge and Ogden Nature Center. Discover out-of-the-way places like Fifth Water Hot Springs and Cecret Lake Trail. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Provo City Center Temple (in Provo) and Eden (Powder Mountain & New World Distillery). There's more to do: examine the collection at Land Cruiser Heritage Museum.

Plan trip to Salt Lake City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Park City to Salt Lake City in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Park City in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Salt Lake City, with lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Eden, Fifth Water Hot Springs, Cecret Lake Trail, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Provo City Center Temple
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Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge ©
Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
Powder Mountain ©
Powder Mountain
Ogden Nature Center ©
Ogden Nature Center

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