Montana 2019 (For Families)
7 days with Adventures by Disney Rating:
DAY 1 BOZEMAN AND GARDINER, MONTANA
ARRIVE IN BOZEMAN
Head from the airport to your hotel in Gardiner, Montana, located at the northern gateway to Yellowstone National Park. Your Adventure Guides will discuss what lies ahead on this adventure into one of the most exciting areas in the world.
YELLOWSTONE VILLAGE INN
Make yourself at home in this rustic lodging that has been a beloved stop for Yellowstone visitors. The Yellowstone Village Inn is located near the Roosevelt Arch, known as the first entry to any National Park ever built. Step outside and explore the grounds, which are set against a backdrop of majestic mountains and are teeming with a variety of wildlife.
MAMMOTH HOTEL DINING ROOM
Enjoy a hearty dinner in this casual restaurant with a view of Fort Yellowstone’s parade area.
MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS TERRACES
After dinner, be awed by these dramatic limestone terraces on a privately-led tour with a Yellowstone naturalist. With the look of caves turned inside out and striped with spectacular colors, these formations were formed when a combination of water, heat and limestone pushed through a rock fracture system. Current geothermal activity is the creative force behind their ever-changing looks. (Dinner)
DAY 2 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK – WEST
PRIVATE BREAKFAST AT A LOCAL FAVORITE EATERY
Enjoy a cheery Gardiner-sendoff along with a delicious breakfast before you travel to Lamar Valley.
THE LAMAR VALLEY
Take an early morning wildlife adventure! No place in Yellowstone National Park is better for viewing wild animals than Lamar Valley, which is best known for its wolf population. While there is no guarantee that during their visit our Guests will see any wild animals including wolves, early morning affords us the best opportunity for sightings. Keep your eyes open for a chance to see a variety of animals, which may include elk, bison, eagles, bighorn sheep, bears and more.
STAGECOACH ADVENTURE AND LUNCH
From the corrals of the Roosevelt Lodge, get onboard a stagecoach for a fun-filled tour of Yellowstone National Park. Head to Pleasant Valley to enjoy a private picnic lunch with your stagecoach driver—a cowboy with some truly wild Wild West-stories to tell!
THE GRAND CANYON OF YELLOWSTONE HIKE
Be awestruck by the spectacular Grand Canyon of Yellowstone, featuring breathtaking waterfalls and beautiful multi-colored walls created by mineral stains. Hike around this 4,000-foot-wide (1219.2 meters) canyon and marvel at its majesty!
PRIVATE DINNER WITH A GRILL MASTER AT YELLOWSTONE UNDER CANVAS
Feast on a hearty BBQ dinner prepared by a Grill Master at this cookout where you can share tales with fellow Adventurers about your experiences so far on this special Adventure by Disney vacation.
STARGAZING BY THE CAMPFIRE
Top off your evening with s’mores and wild stories told by Adventure Guides under a star-filled sky.
YELLOWSTONE UNDER CANVAS
Experience camping like never before—go glamping at Yellowstone Under Canvas in a luxurious, safari-style tent with your own private bath. The Luxury Tent Camp features an onsite restaurant serving unique meals representing the area and offers a range of fun-filled, family activities on land and water. Each tent is well appointed, containing linens, towels and furnishings that include beds, rugs, safari chairs, a chest of drawers, a pellet stove and more. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY 3 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK – WEST
BREAKFAST AT YELLOWSTONE UNDER CANVAS
Start your day with a real western breakfast and fuel up for the adventure ahead.
FOUNTAIN PAINT POT TRAIL
Take a guided walk with a local expert along the trail that leads to this multicolored mud pot that lies in the lower Geyser Basin and see remarkable hydrothermal features along the way. Discover hot springs, geysers, mud holes and fumaroles, which reveal the extent and variety of Yellowstone's volcanic activity.
GRAND PRISMATIC SPRING
Visit Yellowstone National Park’s largest hot spring, measuring approximately 370 feet (112.8 mm) in diameter and over 121 feet (37 mm) in depth. This spring boasts a striking deep blue color that turns into a myriad of colors as the water disperses outwardly across its surface.
OLD FAITHFUL GEYSER
Discover the famous Old Faithful, a geyser that earned its name by regularly erupting every 35 to 120 minutes for 1-1/2 to 5 minutes. See the beautiful rainbows in the mist it creates that sprays up to 184 feet. Junior Adventurers can enjoy an exciting interactive geothermal game!
LUNCH AT OLD FAITHFUL INN
The menu is varied, offering delicious options for almost any taste.
CHOOSE AN AFTERNOON ACTIVITY
ADULT DINNER AT YELLOWSTONE UNDER CANVAS
Enjoy some well-earned relaxation as you soak in the beauty that surrounds you. while dining in a room with awe-inspiring views of the rugged Montana terrain.
JUNIOR ADVENTURERS DINNER AND MOVIE NIGHT
Kids have fun with the Adventure Guides and in each other’s company at this special meal that includes some of their favorite menu items. Afterward, these Junior Adventurers can complete their magical night with a private viewing of a Disney movie. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY 4 BIG SKY
BREAKFAST AT YELLOWSTONE UNDER CANVAS
Enjoy a robust breakfast and get ready for the action-packed day ahead.
WHITEWATER RAFTING ON THE GALLATIN RIVER
Take a thrilling ride through towering rock formations along the Class I–III rapids* of the Gallatin River. Located in a canyon surrounded by the mountains of the Gallatin Range, this spectacular river begins at Gallatin Lake in Yellowstone National Park and ends 115 miles (185 km) later at the Missouri River in Three Forks, Montana.
PRIVATE BUFFET LUNCH
Take a relaxing break with a private buffet lunch at Bucks T-4 with its game room that houses arcade games, a pool table and more.
ON YOUR OWN AT 320 GUEST RANCH
Settle into your cozy cabin at 320 Guest Ranch. Then, venture out into the spectacular country surrounding this rustic dude ranch and enjoy an afternoon of walking alongside the picturesque Gallatin River. Your Adventure Guides will host Wild West-style fun ‘n games for Junior Adventurers!
BUFFET DINNER IN A PRIVATE DINING ROOM AT 320 GUEST RANCH
Choose from a variety of cowboy-style dishes at this exclusive buffet dinner with menu offerings to please every member of your family. Sit back, relax and enjoy authentic, down-home Montana-style cooking! (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY 5 BIG SKY
BREAKFAST AT 320 GUEST RANCH DINING ROOM
Start with the breakfast a cowboy or cowgirl would enjoy—and then you're off to a day of adventures!
A FUN DAY AT 320 GUEST RANCH
Enjoy a day of activity of your choosing. Choose one morning activity and one afternoon activity:
BUFFET LUNCH IN PRIVATE DINING ROOM AT 320 GUEST RANCH
Take a break in your active day with a delicious buffet lunch.
PRIVATE ROAST-AND-TOAST DINNER
Join your fellow Adventurers in the great outdoors while surrounded by the beautiful mountains, for a dinner of pork roasted outdoors over low heat—served alongside a pony keg of Montana-brewed beer! (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
DAY 6 BIG SKY
BREAKFAST AT 320 GUEST RANCH
Once again, enjoy breakfast in this rustic restaurant before beginning an exciting day of activities.
GUIDED HIKE TO NEARBY OUSEL FALLS
Hike the picturesque Ousel Falls Park Trail, with your Adventure Guides leading the way. Walk among Engelmann Spruce trees as you stroll the paved path through the small canyon with a variety of natural wonders to behold, including dramatic views of the waterfall. Reach the bottom and witness the roaring power of the breathtaking Ousel Falls.
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN AT BIG SKY RESORT
Take a moment to relax and regroup in this gorgeous area, which refers to itself as the base camp to Yellowstone National Park. In the summer, it provides trails with a variety of flora and fauna running up the mighty mountains and under the famous big sky of Montana.
CHOOSE AN ACTIVITY AT BIG SKY RESORT
Spend the afternoon at Big Sky Resort, engaged in a thrilling activity. Choose between one of the following:
FAREWELL CHUCK WAGON BBQ DINNER
Ride in a horse-drawn wagon to an idyllic spot on the banks of the Gallatin River. Bid farewell to your fellow Adventurers and to the glorious beauty of Montana and Yellowstone National Park as you enjoy a scrumptious barbeque dinner. And be entertained in Montana-style with songs performed by a genuine cowboy singer! (Breakfast and Dinner)
DAY 7 BIG SKY
BREAKFAST AT 320 GUEST RANCH
Enjoy a farewell breakfast before you ready yourself for your trip home.
TRANSFER TO BOZEMAN YELLOWSTONE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Be escorted to the airport and helped with luggage as you bid farewell to Montana… until you return for another dose of nature at her most spectacular! (Breakfast)
All This Included
Journey to the Old West of Montana and Yellowstone National Park and witness spectacular beauty and awe-inspiring natural wonders. Stay at a rustic dude ranch and go glamping under a star-filled sky. Feel yourself come alive on this active Adventures by Disney vacation that features the great outdoors with horseback riding, fly fishing and more!
Gardiner: Yellowstone Village Inn
Yellowstone National Park – West: Yellowstone Under Canvas
Big Sky: 320 Guest Ranch
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