Rockies Winter Wonderland

Big Sky, Yellowstone National Park, and Paradise Valley

Trip Details

Yellowstone coyote Lamar Valley

What’s Included? Everything you need, plus everything you want.

  • Snow: Snow sparkles like diamonds on sunny days and makes the world magical.
  • Winter sports: Generate your own heat with downhill- or cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and making snow angels.
  • Wildlife Watching: Some of the best wildlife watching to be had in Yellowstone happens in winter, and you’re there to see it.
  • You Won't Have to Drive: Private drivers transfer you as needed, and a snow coach takes you into and around the park.

Rockies Winter Wonderland

Trip Type: Custom-Made Travel

Territory: North America

Region: Rocky Mountains

Trip Price: $3,200

Duration: 7 days/6 nights

Trip Begins/Ends: Bozeman, Montana / Bozeman, Montana

National Parklands: Yellowstone NP

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All custom travel is tailored to the desires and interests of our traveling clients (see How Custom Travel Works tab). Trip pricing detailed is an estimate of the per person pricing for the sample itinerary detailed and includes all of the lodging, activities, and guided experiences described. Actual pricing for the trip designed expressly for you and others traveling with you will depend on the features and elements developed during the trip planning process. Travel with Off the Beaten Path requires agreement to our standard Terms & Conditions.

Energy Index

Energy Index Spectrum

No Sweat - 1-2 miles of walking or hiking per day, plus easy activities

Nice & Active – 3-6 miles of hiking or walking per day, plus physically active exploration

High Five! – 5-12 miles of hiking per day, plus possible peak bagging or other action-oriented fun

Rockies Winter Wonderland

Rockies Winter Wonderland - Energy Index

The Energy Index detailed above relates to the level of exertion associated with the sample trip detailed. This would be modified to fit the style and ability of your group as a part of the custom trip planning process

How custom-made travel works at Off the Beaten Path

We’ve been tailoring custom journeys for clients since our very inception in the mid-1980s! The process is all about connecting the interests of the travelers with the best that a given destination has to offer. To achieve this, we rely upon good ol’ fashioned conversation! Our geographically focused travel designer love to meet new people and learn about their interests for travel. Understanding your goals informs the process immensely and serves as the foundation for the development of a bespoke travel experience for you and yours.

The trip detailed on this web page is a sample of something we’ve done for other clients over the years. In order to start the process of designing your own custom travel experience, just call us at (800) 445-2995 and ask to speak with one of our Travel Advisors. After a bit of time on the phone, you will then have the opportunity to connect with one of our travel designers.

The entire planning process is very personalized and works in an iterative fashion until a final, perfect trip has been created. We then secure all of the lodging, activities, and guided experiences associated with your trip and send along abundant trip materials capturing these details – and much more about your travels!

Itinerary

Days 1-2: Bozeman to Big Sky Ski Resort

Catch your ride from Bozeman to luxury digs in Big Sky. Carve some turns through Big Sky's endless terrain, or tuck in by the fireplace and read. How about a sleigh ride dinner? It's fun, unique, and cozy.

Days 3-4: Yellowstone National Park

Ride the snow coach into Yellowstone National Park, sharing the closed road with wandering bison. You stay in the heart of the park at the Old Faithful Snow Lodge, a perfect spot for seeing all that's special about Yellowstone in winter. You'll want to explore the Upper Geyser Basin with a naturalist guide, and take the snow coach to West Thumb Geyser Basin to walk the boardwalks. 

Days 5-6: Chico Hot Springs Resort

The snow coach takes you back to Mammoth Hot Springs, where your driver is waiting to drive you up the Paradise Valley to historic Chico Hot Springs Resort. Ahhhh. The water is hot and the food is renowned.  

Day 7: Back to Bozeman for Departures Home

After a hearty Chico breakfast, your driver takes you back to Bozeman to catch flights home. 

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