Off the beaten path USA Canyonlands
Off the beaten path USA
Off the beaten path USA Katmai bears

Off the Beaten Path has been offering fully guided small group trips and custom-planned independent journeys since 1986. Our trips are exceptional and distinctive, and offer the opportunity to genuinely connect with the nature and culture of place. We love luxury when we can get it—but in our world, the greatest amenity is being tucked as deeply as possible into the physical and emotional center of the destination you’ve come so far to see. We warmly invite you to meet us at the confluence of journey and destination, where the heart of the traveler meets the soul of the place.

Good to know

  • Covid-19 protocols in place
  • Small group escorted tours
  • Private tours & tailored itineraries

Key information

Destinations Destinations North America, The United States, Alaska, Western USA
Activity Activity Luxury, Family, Active, Walking, Hiking & Trekking, Backpacking, Camping, Winter Sports, Fishing, Horseback Riding, Nature & Wildlife, Photography, Birdwatching, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Custom itinerary, Small group tour, Private guided tour

Off The Beaten Path tours

Essence of Yellowstone & Grand Teton

Wildlife-Watching, Floating and Discovery

6 days From $3,795 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Small group tour
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Hiking Utah's Parklands

Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, Zion, and Grand Staircase-Escalante

9 days From $5,295 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Utah
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Small group tour
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Seasons of Yosemite

Giant Sequoias, Waterfalls and Welcoming Trails

6 days From $3,695 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Yosemite National Park
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Small group tour
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Joshua Tree & Death Valley

Exploring Extraordinary Desertscapes

6 days From $3,750 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Death Valley National Park, Joshua Tree National Park
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Small group tour
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California Classic

San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, and Monterey Bay

10 days From $3,375 Customisable
Destinations Destinations San Francisco, Yosemite National Park, Monterey Peninsula
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Culture, Cities, Culinary, Food, Wine
Tour Type Tour Type Custom itinerary, Private guided tour
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Classic Canyon Medley

Grand Canyon, Zion, Glen Canyon and the Colorado River

7 days From $4,095 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Grand Canyon, Utah
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Small group tour
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Zion And Beyond

Hiking and Exploring Zion, Bryce and Grand Staircase-Escalante

7 days From $3,995 Group tour
Destinations Destinations Utah
Activity Activity Family, Active, Hiking & Trekking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Tour Type Tour Type Small group tour
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What's included

All trips with Off The Beaten Path include the following services. Get in touch to find out more.

Included Accommodation
Included Guided excursions
Included Ground transfers
Included All meals

Why Horizon Guides?

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Expert itineraries

Expert itineraries

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