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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

The True Tale of the First Annual Half Dome Hike

Posted on 06/13/2019

For the five years when our two kids were between the ages of 8 and 17, our family had one sacred summer ritual: climbing Half Dome in California’s Yosemite National Park. The George Family Summer Half Dome Hike became one of those cherished family rites that will bind us throughout our lives. But the beginning […]

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Weeding Yellowstone: Knapweed and Hermit Thrushes

Posted on 06/06/2019

This June day, I spent the morning squatting in a clearing just off Upper Terrace Road at Mammoth Hot Springs in the northern edge of Yellowstone National Park, hand-digging Russian knapweed (Acroptilon repens). A hermit thrush serenaded me as I worked, its fluting song echoing through the nearby grove of Douglas-fir trees: first a long clear […]

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NPCA – Educating and Inspiring Park Visitors

Posted on 05/23/2019

As travelers begin summer pilgrimages to America’s cherished national parks, we at Off the Beaten Path take the opportunity to acknowledge the phenomenal work of our partner, National Parks Conservation Association. NPCA has worked fiercely and tirelessly on behalf of national parklands since 1919. In celebration of their centennial year, the organization posted a collection […]

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Hobie's National Park Bucket List

Posted on 05/16/2019

Nearly everyone seems to have a bucket list of things to do, see, and experience before they move on to the next universe. As an outdoor educator, Yellowstone park ranger, naturalist guide, and nature mentor, I’ve been lucky to list and check-off my share of amazing national parks. While it’s hard to suggest places or […]

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