21 days in Rockies to Tetons Itinerary

21 days in Rockies to Tetons Itinerary

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Start: Shannon
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  18 h 45 min
1
Jackson Hole
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Dubois
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Lander
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Rawlins
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
5
Douglas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Laramie
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Cheyenne
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  21 h 45 min
End: Shannon

4
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Museum of Wildlife Art and Mangelsen Images of Nature. Take a break from the city and head to Jenny Lake and Teton Raptor Center. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Laurance Rockefeller Preserve, play a few rounds at Teton Pines Country Club, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rendezvous Mountain, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jackson Hole Still Works.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole online trip builder.

Shannon, Ireland to Jackson Hole is an approximately 21-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Shannon in July: highs in Jackson Hole hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dubois.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Laurance Rockefeller Preserve ©
Laurance Rockefeller Preserve
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art
Oxbow Bend ©
Oxbow Bend

1
night
Dubois

Dubois ©
Dubois is a town in Fremont County, Wyoming. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Dubois Badlands, take a memorable drive along Wind River Flyfitter, and then take an in-depth tour of Dubois Museum: Wind River Historical Center.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Dubois trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Dubois takes 2.5 hours. July in Dubois sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lander.

Things to do in Dubois

Scenic Drive Outdoors Tours
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Wind River Flyfitter ©
Wind River Flyfitter
Dubois Museum: Wind River Historical Center ©

3
nights
Lander

Lander ©
Lander is a city in, and the county seat of, Fremont County, Wyoming, United States. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fremont County Pioneer Museum and Wind River Heritage Center. Get in touch with nature at Popo Agie Falls Trail and Wild Horse Sanctuary. Take a break from Lander with a short trip to Wind River Casino in Riverton, about 52 minutes away. There's more to do: admire the majestic nature at Sinks Canyon State Park and try your luck at Shoshone Rose Casino & Hotel.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lander travel site.

Drive from Dubois to Lander in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Dubois in July: high temperatures in Lander hover around 36°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rawlins.

Things to do in Lander

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Riverton
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Sinks Canyon State Park ©
Sinks Canyon State Park
Fremont County Pioneer Museum ©
Fremont County Pioneer Museum
Wind River Heritage Center ©
Wind River Heritage Center

1
night
Rawlins

Rawlins ©
Rawlins is a city in Carbon County, Wyoming, United States. On the 11th (Thu), walk around Tully Park, thentake an in-depth tour of Carbon County Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Wyoming Frontier Prison.

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Getting from Lander to Rawlins by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Douglas.

Things to do in Rawlins

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Wyoming Frontier Prison ©
Wyoming Frontier Prison
Carbon County Museum ©
Carbon County Museum
Tully Park ©
Tully Park

2
nights
Douglas

Douglas ©
Douglas is a city in Converse County, Wyoming, United States. On the 12th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Pioneer Memorial Museum, contemplate the long history of Douglas WWII P.O.W. Camp, thencontemplate the long history of Fort Fetterman State Historic Site, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Ayres Natural Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Douglas Railroad Interpretive Center and then contemplate the long history of College Inn Bar.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Douglas route website.

Getting from Rawlins to Douglas by car takes about 3 hours. In July in Douglas, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Laramie.

Things to do in Douglas

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:
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College Inn Bar ©
College Inn Bar
Pioneer Memorial Museum ©
Pioneer Memorial Museum
Fort Fetterman State Historic Site ©
Fort Fetterman State Historic Site

4
nights
Laramie

Laramie ©
Laramie is a city and the county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, United States. Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site and Ivinson Mansion are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will get to explore American Heritage Center and Laramie Plains Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Laramie: Centennial (Snowy Range Scenic Byway & Country Junction). There's much more to do: take a peaceful walk through Medicine Bow National Forest, take an in-depth tour of Laramie Historic Railroad Depot, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Vedauwoo, and look for all kinds of wild species at Deerwood Ranch Wild Horse EcoSanctuary.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Laramie vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Douglas to Laramie in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Douglas in July, expect Laramie to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Laramie

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Centennial
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Highlights from your plan
Deerwood Ranch Wild Horse EcoSanctuary ©
Deerwood Ranch Wild Horse EcoSanctuary
American Heritage Center ©
American Heritage Center

3
nights
Cheyenne

Cheyenne
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Cheyenne Depot Museum and Nelson Museum of the West will appeal to museum buffs. Lakeview Cemetery and Historic Governors' Mansion will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, don't miss a visit to Big Boy Steam Engine, explore and take pictures at Happy Jack Road, and see the interesting displays at Cowgirls of the West Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cheyenne trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Laramie to Cheyenne takes an hour. Traveling from Laramie in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cheyenne, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Museums Nature Scenic Drive
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Highlights from your plan
Cheyenne Depot Museum
Cheyenne Depot Museum
Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum ©
Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum
Wyoming State Museum ©
Wyoming State Museum