United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Seeking Itinerary Assistance for 7-8 night Yellowstone/Teton Trip

Jump to last reply

Hi all,

My closest friend is planning a trip to Yellowstone/Tetons for next year (late May/early June). Active, fit couple in 50's with 2 "kids," boys ages 18 and 22. They love scenery, hiking, nature/wildlife, possibly rafting, good food and as comfortable/upscale an accommodation as may be possible within Yellowstone.

Will either fly round-trip Jackson OR thinking may work to fly into Bozeman - go on to Red Lodge for a night so can do the Bearthooth Hwy and enter Yellowstone through NE. Thinking either 3-4 nights within Yellowstone (either 2 and 2 or maybe 1 and 2 if stay a night in Red Lodge). Then go to Jackson for 3 nights.

Would folks suggest staying at Roosevelt area or Canyon area as enter from Red Lodge? Nicest accommodations? Best routing/location? After a night or two (depending on suggestions for hiking/sightseeing for that section) in Roosevelt/Canyon, they would like to go to Old Faithful Inn for a night or two. Then to Jackson to fly home.

Would welcome suggestions for routing, intinerary, hikes/sightseeing, number of nights in each spot, etc... Don't want to spend too much time schlepping and backtracking but do not want a bunch of one night stays (one or two is fine, but would rather "plant" for a couple of nights at a time as a base).

Thanks for any thoughts you may be able to share.

24 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 East Coast in December
  2. 2 Trip Report 2 weeks in FL, Savannah and Charleston
  3. 3 Three or Four Nights in Moab?
  4. 4 Trip Report I am "The Prince of Tides"
  5. 5 Charleston/Savannah/Asheville, 6 days enough?
  6. 6 Parking/shuttle near Midway
  7. 7 Trip Report Antelope Canyon, Best Friends, Bryce, Zion trip report
  8. 8 Pyrotechnic Send-off
  9. 9 Tennessee Alabama Louisiana
  10. 10 Did Interstates ruin travel in America?
  11. 11 Florida St George's Island
  12. 12 San Diego Girl's Trip in December
  13. 13 Washington DC in Spring?
  14. 14 Trip Report Kanab and Page with Kids Trip Report
  15. 15 What do you do when your VRBO rental is a nightmare in Lake Geneva?
  16. 16 Relocation: Where Do We Fit In
  17. 17 Quick advice needed for 1st visit to HNL & Kauai
  18. 18 Weather in Hawaii in January
  19. 19 NYC becoming a battleground for Air BnB apartment rentals
  20. 20 Trip Report Weekend in NYC
  21. 21 Looking for good moonstone beach hotels in cambria
  22. 22 Booking Lodging at the Grand Canyon
  23. 23 Grand Teton & Yellowstone & ???
  24. 24 Trip Report Utah mid Sept Trip Report, Zion, Bryce, Arches- beautiful!
  25. 25 Breckenridge in October
View next 25 » Back to the top