21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Moundsville
— 1 night
2
Elkins
— 2 nights
3
Marlinton
— 1 night
4
Lansing
— 3 nights
5
Fort Collins
— 13 nights

1
night
Moundsville

Moundsville ©
Moundsville is a city in Marshall County, West Virginia, along the Ohio River. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): examine the collection at Greene County Historical Society Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at New Vrindaban Temple, and then examine the collection at Imperial Glass Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Marx Toy Museum, thenexamine the collection at Toy and Plastic Brick Museum, and then take an unorthodox tour of The Bellaire House.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Moundsville attractions planning website.

Boston to Moundsville is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Elkins.

Things to do in Moundsville

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bellaire, Greene County Historical Society Museum
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Greene County Historical Society Museum ©
Greene County Historical Society Museum
New Vrindaban Temple ©
New Vrindaban Temple
Marx Toy Museum ©
Marx Toy Museum

2
nights
Elkins

Elkins ©
Elkins is a city in Randolph County, West Virginia, USA. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of The Stirrup Gallery of Davis & Elkins College, thendelve into the lush surroundings at Monongahela National Forest, and then immerse yourself in nature at Audra State Park. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc., gain insight at Augusta Heritage Center, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Minnehaha, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bickel Knob Observation Tower, thenpause for some photo ops at Iron Horse Statue, and finally stroll through Allegheny Highlands Trail.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Elkins trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Moundsville to Elkins takes 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Elkins are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Marlinton.

Things to do in Elkins

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Audra State Park
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Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc. ©
Elkins Depot Welcome Center CVB, Inc.
Audra State Park ©
Audra State Park
Bickel Knob Observation Tower ©
Bickel Knob Observation Tower

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Marlinton

Marlinton ©
Marlinton is a town in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Watoga State Park, thenget to know the fascinating history of Greenbrier River Trail, and then admire the majestic nature at Seneca State Forest.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Marlinton trip app.

Traveling by car from Elkins to Marlinton takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Elkins in August, plan for little chillier days in Marlinton, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Lansing.

Things to do in Marlinton

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Greenbrier River Trail
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Watoga State Park ©
Watoga State Park
Seneca State Forest ©
Seneca State Forest

3
nights
Lansing

Lansing ©
Lansing is an unincorporated community in Fayette County, West Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Battle Run Beach, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at Hawks Nest Rail Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at White Oak Rail Trail (Oak Hill Trail). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): explore the activities along New River Gorge, thenenjoy the sea views from Summersville Lake Lighthouse, and then explore the activities along Summersville Lake.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lansing journey maker tool.

You can drive from Marlinton to Lansing in 2 hours. When traveling from Marlinton in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lansing: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Fort Collins.

Things to do in Lansing

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Summersville, White Oak Rail Trail (Oak Hill Trail), New River Gorge, Hawks Nest Rail Trail, Summersville Lake Lighthouse
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Summersville Lake ©
Summersville Lake
Summersville Lake Lighthouse ©
Summersville Lake Lighthouse

13
nights
Fort Collins

Fort Collins ©
Called vibrant, eclectic and authentic, Fort Collins tops “best of” lists year after year thanks to its myriad of cultural opportunities.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Chapel on the Rock and Holzwarth Historic Site. Take a break from the city and head to Vedauwoo and Lily Lake Trailhead. Venture out of the city with trips to Estes Park (Patterson Glassworks Studio & Gallery, Lily Mountain Trail, &more), Rocky Mountain National Park (Gem Lake, Sheep Lakes, &more) and Loveland (Bobcat Ridge Natural Area & Mariana Butte Golf Course). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Annual Flower Trial Garden, engage your brain at Fort Collins Museum of Discovery, stroll through Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area, and examine the collection at The Farm at Lee Martinez Park.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Fort Collins trip itinerary maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lansing to Fort Collins. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lansing in August: highs in Fort Collins hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fort Collins

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, Loveland, Laramie, Greeley
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Longs Peak ©
Longs Peak
Chapel on the Rock ©
Chapel on the Rock
Many Parks Curve Overlook ©
Many Parks Curve Overlook

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