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

  • Announcement: Writers Needed for Morocco Guidebook
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Apr 11, 14 at 05:51 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Searching For The Rhythm Of Florida
  2. 2 Boston/Fenway park
  3. 3 VRBO/Airbnb rental status in San Francisco
  4. 4 Downtown Denver restaurant recommendation, please~
  5. 5 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass
  6. 6 New York City Taking First Steps Against Air BnB Members
  7. 7 3 Days in Denver area- want to hike and bike, stay in Boulder or Denver?
  8. 8 Atlanta with kids
  9. 9 Which NYC subway should I take?
  10. 10 Any nice Family Camps near Lake Winnepesauki?
  11. 11 Where to stay with kids in Nashville
  12. 12 New York City Restaurants
  13. 13 Cabaret seating at Studio 54 - huh?
  14. 14 Alaska- cruise or land? and most scenic areas?
  15. 15 NYC apartments through CitySonnet.com
  16. 16 Alexandria or Georgetown
  17. 17 East Coast road trip from Boston to Washington DC
  18. 18 Spring Has Officially Sprung in Central Park
  19. 19 Family Camp in Maine
  20. 20 San Diego
  21. 21 Suggestions for road trip with children from Birmingham, AL to Grand Canyon
  22. 22 2 Days in Portland - Best of?
  23. 23 Timeshare Nightmares
  24. 24 Santa Fe advice needed (40th anniversary)
  25. 25 Places to eat like a local in Los Angeles
View next 25 » Back to the top