Yellowstone Snowcoaches

Snowcoach Tours

Winter in Yellowstone Park provides so many exciting possibilities that it may shock you. Snowcoaches are one of the most sought-after and well-liked modes of transportation in the park during the winter season. They're like a bus with steady tracks rather than wheels, which provides superior traction in snow.

Sit back relax and enjoy the benefits of the cozy warm interior as you sight-see Yellowstone Park. Wildlife possibilities are all over the place in the park and also the snowcoaches big windows offer additional viewing pleasure. Consider both the scheduled tours to Old Faithful and also the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone or customize your tour to include everything. Snowcoaches with 9, 13 or 20 seats are obtainable for your tailor-made Yellowstone sightseeing journey. Make your snow-coach tour a part of your lodging reservations and receive even better rates.

 

LONE STAR EXCURSION

Follow the Firehole River on skis or snowshoes during this five mile round trip adventure to the popular Lone Star Geyser. Take your time on the easiest trail as the interpretive guide skis between groups offering commentary and answering questions. A drink and snack are included at the end of the day. A small backpack for water, extra snacks, and extra clothing is recommended.

Lone Star Excursion – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/19/16 – 2/24/17 Monday & Friday 11:45am 5:00pm $58.00 $29.00


*Skis/snowshoe rentals are not included in the price, but are available to rent at the Bear Den Ski Shop. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

STEAM, STARS AND WINTER SOUNDSCAPES

Take an adventurous tour on a heated snowcoach while stopping to enjoy the sights and sounds of a winter night. Bring warm footwear and layered clothing. Includes complimentary travel mug and hot chocolate.

STEAM, STARS AND WINTER SOUNDSCAPES – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/16/16 – 2/26/17 Nightly 6:45pm 9:00pm $51.50 $51.50


*Includes complimentary travel mug and hot chocolate. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

ACROSS THE GREAT DIVIDE

Travel south from Snow Lodge and lopes to West Thub Geyser Basin. Traversing Craig Pass, we’ll cross the Continental Divide into, and then back out of, Pacific Ocean drainage on our way to Yellowstone Lake, where we’ll walk around the West Thumb Geyser Basin, taking in such notable features as Abyss Pool, Black Pool, the Fishing Cone, and Lakeshore Geyser. 

ACROSS THE GREAT DIVIDE – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/16 – 2/26/17 Daily 8:15am 12:00pm $71.00 $35.50


*Children Under 3 Free. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

MADISON WILDLIFE EXCURSION

The 7-mile corridor that parallels the Madison River west of Madison Junction will be the focal point of this search for wildlife in their winter habitat. Many species of birds and mammals winter along this scenic route and you never know what you might see. This 4.5 hour tour departs the Old Faithful Snow Lodge on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays in a Snowcoach.

MADISON WILDLIFE EXCURSION – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/16 – 2/26/17 Daily 12:45pm 5:30pm $93.00 $46.50


*Children Under 3 Free. Compliments the Lone Star Ski Excursion. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

FIREHOLE BASIN WINTER ADVENTURE

Steamy thermal features, cold winter temperatures equal a wonderland unimaginable to anyone who has not seen what can be created in those conditions. A journey along Yellowstone’s Firehole River can reward you with spectacular scenery, wildlife watching and an increased admiration for what the early visitors and military personnel enjoyed and endured. While the snowcoaches are heated, sightseeing stops, where passengers leave the coach, necessitate warm footwear and warm layered clothing.

FIREHOLE BASIN WINTER ADVENTURE – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/16 – 2/26/17 Daily 12:45pm 4:00pm $64.50 $32.25


*Children Under 3 Free. Compliments the Lone Star Ski Excursion. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

WINTER PHOTO SAFARI

Steamy thermal features, cold winter temperatures equal a wonderland that is sure to delight and challenge photographers of all levels. Please order your included deli box lunch at the Front Desk by 7:00 pm the night prior to your tour. Club Croissant deli box lunches will be ordered for all individuals who do not place an order by 7:00 pm the night prior to the tour departure. You’re encouraged to bring your own thermos if you want hot beverages. While the snowcoaches are heated, sightseeing stops, where passengers leave the coach, necessitate warm footwear and warm layered clothing.

WINTER PHOTO SAFARI – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/19/16 – 2/24/17 Mon., Tues., Thur., & Fri. 7:45am 4:00pm $264.00 $132.00


* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

GRAND CANYON DAY TOUR

This narrated sightseeing tour to the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone departs the Snow Lodge and follows the road north from Old Faithful through the Upper and Lower Geyser Basins to Madison Junction, where a brief stop is made. The tour continues north along the Gibbon River through excellent elk and bison habitat, following the road east from Norris to Canyon. Spend up to 2 wonderful hours at the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Depending on the weather and road conditions, time and conditions permitting, the tour may visit Hayden Valley before returning to Old Faithful Snow Lodge at 6:00pm via the west side of the park.

Please order your included deli box lunch at the Front Desk by 7:00 pm the night prior to your tour. Club Croissant deli box lunches will be ordered for all individuals who do not place an order by 7:00 pm the night prior to the tour departure. You’re encouraged to bring your own thermos if you want hot beverages. Timing can vary due to weather conditions. Stops are also made throughout the day to view wildlife. We suggest participants dress for cold outside temperatures, layers are best.

GRAND CANYON DAY TOUR – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
2/17/16 – 2/26/17 Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat., & Sun. 8:15am 6:00pm $234.50 $117.25


*Children Under 3 Free. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

GRAND CANYON OF THE YELLOWSTONE SKI TOUR

Looking for a full day ski tour? The Canyon Ski Tour is for you. You will travel by snowcoach for two hours, arriving at the Canyon Area with opportunities for viewing wildlife along the way. Here you will ski with an interpretive guide, along the extremely picturesque Canyon rim, viewing the Upper and the Lower Falls of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River. By the end of the day, you will have skied up to six miles. This tour does not travel the full lower loop. Your lunch, a drink, and snack are included. Your level of skiing should be at minimum – advanced beginner.

Please order your included deli box lunch at the Front Desk by 7:00 pm the night prior to your tour. Club Croissant deli box lunches will be ordered for all individuals who do not place an order by 7:00 pm the night prior to the tour departure. You’re encouraged to bring your own thermos if you want hot beverages.

GRAND CANYON OF THE YELLOWSTONE SKI TOUR – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/18/16 – 2/26/17 Tue., Thur. & Sun. 7:45am 6:00pm $194.00 $97.00


* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

GRAND CANYON SNOWSHOE TOUR

This narrated sightseeing tour to the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone departs the Snow Lodge and follows the road north from Old Faithful through the Upper and Lower Geyser Basins to Madison Junction, where a brief stop is made. The tour continues north along the Gibbon River through excellent elk and bison habitat, following the road east from Norris to Canyon. Spend up to 2 wonderful hours at the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and snowshoe up to 3 miles.

Please order your included deli box lunch at the Front Desk by 7:00 pm the night prior to your tour. Club Croissant deli box lunches will be ordered for all individuals who do not place an order by 7:00 pm the night prior to the tour departure. You’re encouraged to bring your own thermos if you want hot beverages. Depending on the weather and road conditions, time and conditions permitting, the tour may visit Hayden Valley before returning to Old Faithful Snow Lodge via the west side of the park. Timing can vary due to weather conditions. Stops are also made throughout the day to view wildlife. We suggest participants dress for cold outside temperatures, layers are best.

GRAND CANYON SNOWSHOE TOUR – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/16 – 2/25/17 Wed., & Sat. 7:45am 6:00pm $194.00 $194.00**


*Snowshoes not included and available to rent at the Bear Den Ski Shop. Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

**Minimum age is 12 years old.

 

OLD FAITHFUL SNOWSHOE TOUR

Leaving right from the Old Faithful Snow Lodge, this highly interpretive tour will take you off into the backcountry. You will get to walk through forests and along the Firehole river. Level of difficulty is easy to moderate.

OLD FAITHFUL SNOWSHOE TOUR – 2016/2017 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/16 – 2/26/17 Daily 8:15am 11:30am $38.00 $30.00
12/16/16 – 2/26/17 Daily 1:15pm 4:30pm $38.00 $30.00

* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

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