United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 March in New Mexico
  2. 2 No Spam this morning!!
  3. 3 San Francisco transit options
  4. 4 Sedona v Scottsdale?
  5. 5 Disappointed with Budget Car Rental Las Vegas
  6. 6 EWR to Midtown Manhattan
  7. 7 DIA to Estes Park in mid-Feb. 4x4?
  8. 8 yosemite -grand canyon- bryce and zion
  9. 9 Jazzfest side trips
  10. 10 Clear Roads From Seattle to Omaha 12-9-16?
  11. 11 Traveling into the US with Alcohol
  12. 12 Ideas for New York
  13. 13 Best Kids' Skiing <3 hours from Chicago?
  14. 14 Last minute Keys Trip Advice Please
  15. 15 Lodging outside of Yellowstone
  16. 16 IAH to HOU Questions
  17. 17 Road Trip from Washington DC to Asheville NC
  18. 18 Honeymoon Trip to California
  19. 19 17' uhaul from seattle wa to San Antonio Texas
  20. 20 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Attack Events
  21. 21 Best/Cheapest way to get to Copper Mtn, CO?
  22. 22 Road Trip From Central PA TO CA (LA, California)
  23. 23 "Unique" New York City Experiences-Yours
  24. 24 Pittsburgh to Richmond - Possible Routes?
  25. 25 Trip Report Photos from Glacier National Park October 2016
View next 25 » Back to the top

BLACK HILLS, GRANT TETONS, AND YELLOWSTONE. CRITIQUE MY ITENEARY PLEASE

Jump to last reply

We are planning a driving trip from Columbus Oh to the Black Hills, Yellowstone, Tetons, and
then back with this itinerary leaving September 23 and returning October 11. We just want to
sightsee. We aren’t campers or hikers.

3 days driving toward Rapid City with perhaps ending the third day with a drive through part of
the Badlands. About 22 hours driving.

3 days in the Black Hills area.

2 days driving to Gardner Wy. About 8 or so hours driving.

3 days in Yellowstone. We have reserved 3 nights at Yellowstone Lake Hotel.

3 days in the Tetons. We have reserved 3 nights at Signal Mt.

1 day driving to maybe Rawlins on mainly Rt 287. 1 day driving.

3 days driving back to Columbus Oh. On 80, 74, and 70. 24 hours driving.

The AAA recommends driving around Chicago to 90 and Google maps suggests driving on 70
and 74 to near Omaha and north on 29 to 90. It might be around 4 PM when we get to the
Chicago area. Any suggestions?

I would also like any suggestions as to the route from the Tetons on our return and the itinerary in
general.

Any general comments or recommendations on the sights, places to eat and stay and such also
appreciated.

5 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement