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See Where You Can Go Off the Beaten Path

Get after it! Join us for an in-depth, out-of-doors, Off the Beaten Path journey.

No other company will connect you to the nature and culture of your travel destinations the way we do. We use the full force of our thirty years—our accumulated expertise, local knowledge, and connections—to make sure you have the kind of trip that you can’t stop talking about – spirited, fun, meaningful, warmly connected, and unforgettable. Let us help you find your way to the heart of the place this year, Off the Beaten Path.

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No other company will connect you to the nature and culture of your travel destinations the way we do. We use the full force of our thirty years—our accumulated expertise, local knowledge, and connections—to make sure you have the kind of trip that you can’t stop talking about – spirited, fun, meaningful, warmly connected, and unforgettable. Let us help you find your way to the heart of the place this year, Off the Beaten Path.

Find a Trip

Where the heart of the traveler
meets the soul of the place.

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OBP offers many ways to travel: Small Group Adventures, Fly Fishing Expeditions, Ranch Vacations & Custom Journeys.

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Dear Friends:
Thanks so much for taking a few minutes to review our website and learn more about our unique, experience-focused travel company.

Off the Beaten Path has been partnering with our friends in travel for over 31 years and our whole team is as invigorated as ever to be a good steward to our clientele during their travels. Whether on one of our small group adventures, or our “flagship” service of tailor-made travel experiences, we would love to connect and talk about getting you off the beaten path in the coming year.

Given our focus on regional depth and expertise, we encourage you to peruse all of our nearly 20 travel destinations that span the globe. We hope the travel experiences we’ve illustrated here will give you a good sense for how we link our travelers to each of these magnificent landscapes in meaningful ways.

As with everything we do, we encourage you to connect with us directly – digitally or in person – to learn more about our unique approach to travel and the many ways that we differentiate ourselves in the travel industry. Whether your interests lie in immersive experiences to any of our sacred national parklands, cultural connections with people capturing life in divergent ways from your own, or active explorations with friends and family that “stir the pot” to the authentic core of why we all need to travel, we would be honored to be your partner.

Everything we do is in celebration of this big, beautiful world and our good fortune to dwell in, immerse, and connect with it! Please enjoy our website and let us know when it is time to get off the beaten path!

Wishing you all the very best in travel and life,

Cory Lawrence Cory Lawrence President & CEO

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Migrations

California Here We Come: Spring Break Family Trip

Posted on 02/21/2019

“I think I just saw a zebra!” said my 16-year-old son. To be clear, we were not on an African safari, nor at a zoo. In fact, we were traveling along California’s Highway 1. This is one of many funny and fond memories we have of one of our family’s all-time favorite spring break trips […]

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A Whale of a Moment in the Sea of Cortez

Posted on 02/14/2019

For most of my four decades as a traveler, I have been a cultural quester more than a wildlife wanderer. I’ve lived in Paris, Athens, Tokyo, and San Francisco, places where you’re much more likely to encounter a legion of latte-sippers than a leap of leopards. And when I’ve ventured farther afield, I’ve tended toward […]

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Early Spring Southwest Escapes

Posted on 02/07/2019

Temperatures in Chicago and Minneapolis plunged to -27° F during the brutal Polar Vortex of 2019. Across the Midwest and East, schools closed, flights were grounded, and mail delivery was suspended. People were warned to stay indoors to avoid near-immediate frostbite. Stay indoors? Oh please, not that. Even for those of us lucky enough not […]

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The Angel's Share in Scotland

Posted on 01/24/2019

We stepped through the door of the stone Glenfarclas warehouse into a gust of whisky-scented air. They call it the angel’s share—the portion of whisky that evaporates from its cask into the atmosphere. I filled my enraptured nose and listened for a rustling of wings in the rafters. Later, around the distillery’s tasting table with […]

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