We were gone on our trip for 31 days and we drove about 6,000 miles. While on the road we stayed in a different town almost every night.
On the way to St. Louis we drove through Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Colorado, Kansas and Missouri. We stayed in these places: Pendleton, Oregon; Salt Lake City, Utah; Denver, Colorado.
On the way back to Portland we drove through Missouri, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, Montana, Idaho, Washington and Oregon. We stayed in these places: Rockford, Illinois; Stevens Point, Wisconsin; Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin; Hayward, Wisconsin; Silver Bay, Minnesota; International Falls, Minnesota; Alexandria, Minnesota; Itasca State Park, Minnesota (2 nights); Bismark, North Dakota; Billings, Montana; Great Falls, Montana; East Glacier, Montana (2 nights); Spokane, Washington.