39 days in United States Itinerary

39 days in United States Itinerary

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Ardmore
— 1 night
2
Oklahoma City
— 1 day
3
Salina
— 1 night
4
Murdo
— 1 night
5
Badlands National Park
— 4 nights
6
Deadwood
— 4 nights
7
Cody
— 27 nights

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Ardmore

Ardmore
Ardmore is a business, cultural, and tourism city in and the county seat of Carter County, Oklahoma, United States. To see maps and tourist information, read our Ardmore trip planner.

Baton Rouge to Ardmore is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Baton Rouge in April, things will get a bit cooler in Ardmore: highs are around 72°F and lows about 49°F. On the 29th (Thu), you'll travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Ardmore

Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors
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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
You've now added National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum to your itinerary. On the 29th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.

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Drive from Ardmore to Oklahoma City in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in April, and nighttime lows around 48°F. On the 29th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salina.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums
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National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum ©
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

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Salina

Salina
Salina is a city in and the county seat of Saline County, Kansas, United States., the city population was 47,707. To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Salina planner.

You can drive from Oklahoma City to Salina in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Salina when traveling from Oklahoma City in April, with lows around 42°F. You will leave for Murdo on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Salina

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:

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Murdo

Murdo
Murdo is a city in Jones County, South Dakota, United States. To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Murdo trip planner.

Drive from Salina to Murdo in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Salina in April, things will get little chillier in Murdo: highs are around 57°F and lows about 31°F. On the 1st (Sat), you'll travel to Badlands National Park.

Things to do in Murdo

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:

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Badlands National Park

Badlands National Park ©
Although Badlands National Park's name might not be the most inviting, its landscape of pinnacles, eroded buttes, spires, and an expansive, pristine mixed-grass prairie remain enticing.
Step out of the city life by going to Yellow Mounds Overlook and Saddle Pass Trail. You'll explore and learn at Oglala Lakota College Historical Center and Red Cloud Heritage Center. When in Badlands National Park, make a side trip to see Hurley Butte Horseback Riding in Interior, approximately Interior away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Sage Creek Wilderness Area, stroll through Castle Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at White River Valley Overlook, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Homestead Overlook.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Badlands National Park trip planner.

Drive from Murdo to Badlands National Park in 1.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Murdo to Badlands National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in May, and nighttime lows around 42°F. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Wed) before leaving for Deadwood.

Things to do in Badlands National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Hurley Butte Horseback Riding, Red Cloud Heritage Center, Oglala Lakota College Historical Center
Find places to stay May 1 — 5:
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Yellow Mounds Overlook ©
Yellow Mounds Overlook
Sage Creek Wilderness Area ©
Sage Creek Wilderness Area
Badlands Wall ©
Badlands Wall

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Deadwood

Deadwood ©
Deadwood is a city in South Dakota, United States, and the county seat of Lawrence County. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Days of '76 Museum and Adams House. Step out of the city life by going to Devils Tower National Monument and Terry Peak Ski Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Deadwood: Pactola Lake (in Silver City), Wind Circles (in Devils Tower) and Center of the Nation Monument (in Belle Fourche). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center, stroll the grounds of Black Hill National Cemetery, see a world frozen in time at Four Mile Old West Town, and browse for treasures at Wild Bill's Trading Post on Main St..

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Deadwood attractions planner.

Getting from Badlands National Park to Deadwood by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Badlands National Park in May, plan for slightly colder days in Deadwood, with highs around 62°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 42°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Cody.

Things to do in Deadwood

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Devils Tower, Lead, Pactola Lake, Black Hill National Cemetery, Center of the Nation Monument
Find places to stay May 5 — 9:
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Days of '76 Museum ©
Days of '76 Museum
Adams House ©
Adams House
Black Hills Mining Museum ©
Black Hills Mining Museum

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Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Legend Rock Petroglyph Site and Kirwin Ghost Town will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Star Plunge and Plains Indian Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cody: Red Lodge (Carbon County Art Guild & Depot Gallery, Carbon County Historical Society and Museum, &more), Yellowstone National Park (Yellowstone River Picnic Area, Lamar Valley, &more) and Cooke City (Yellowstone Trading Post, Cooke City Montana Museum, &more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Cody Dug Up Gun Museum, take an in-depth tour of Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, learn more about the world around you at Draper Natural History Museum, and take an exotic tour of Cody Wyoming Adventures.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cody route planning tool.

You can drive from Deadwood to Cody in 6 hours. Another option is to fly. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In May in Cody, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 42°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cody

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Yellowstone National Park, Billings, Red Lodge, Thermopolis, Cooke City
Find places to stay May 9 — Jun 5:
Highlights from your plan
Draper Natural History Museum ©
Draper Natural History Museum
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center ©
Heart Mountain Interpretive Center

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