12 days in Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

12 days in Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park & Salt Lake City Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
3
Salt Lake City
— Few hours

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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.
Family-friendly places like Grand Teton and Signal Mountain Summit Road will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive, stroll through Jenny Lake Trail, take a peaceful walk through Bridger Teton National Forest, and hike along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Grand Teton National Park planner.

Baltimore to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Baltimore in July, you will find days in Grand Teton National Park are little chillier (79°F), and nights are cooler (44°F). You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Thu) before leaving for Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bridger Teton National Forest
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Bridger Teton National Forest ©
Bridger Teton National Forest
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Old Faithful. Go for a jaunt from Yellowstone National Park to Gardiner to see River Rafting & Tubing about 2 hours away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge Trail, identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley, and take a memorable drive along Lamar Valley.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be little chillier, temps between 73°F and 39°F. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Wed) before leaving for Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Geyser ©
Grand Geyser
Porcelain Basin ©
Porcelain Basin

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): find something for the whole family at Lagoon Amusement Park and then explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City online attractions planner.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Salt Lake City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July, with highs in Salt Lake City at 95°F and lows at 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Nature · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trip

Lagoon Amusement Park
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Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Lagoon Amusement Park ©
Lagoon Amusement Park

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