Yellowstone Winter Adventure Packages

All rates are subject to state and local taxes and utility fee.
Rates and dates are subject to change without notice.

Winter Adventure Packages | Learning Packages


Winter Adventure Packages

 

FROSTY FUN AT OLD FAITHFUL SNOW LODGE


If you haven’t been to the world’s first national park in the winter, you haven’t truly experienced Yellowstone. The vast park that occupies the northwestern corner of Wyoming and parts of Montana and Idaho becomes a frost-covered wonderland during the winter months and with our Frosty Fun package, you can discover an intimate experience in Yellowstone.

  • Minimum of two nights lodging
  • One breakfast per person per night
  • One welcome gift per adult
  • Round trip snowcoach transportation per person from Mammoth Hot Springs (north entrance) to Old Faithful Snow Lodge
  • Unlimited ice skate rental and ice skating
  • One Snow Card discount card per adult good for additional 10% discounts on select gift shop items, tours, rentals and meals (except designated special events)
  • Transportation to Old Faithful from the south or west entrances will require a permitted third-party transportation provider. In these cases, guests will be booked on a package that does not include Xanterra transportation. Reservations for, and costs of third-party transportation service providers is not included in the package and is the responsibility of the guest.

2018/2019 Winter Package Estimated Rates

  • $549 per person, double occupancy
  • $855 per person, single occupancy
  • $119 per child  (11 and under)

Airport Shuttle from Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport
A daily shuttle (winter season only) from the Bozeman Airport to/from Yellowstone. You can reserve your seat(s) when making your lodging reservations. Ask the reservations agent when you call to book your stay. Guests who are booked on one of our winter packages receive a special package rate of $54 for adults, $27 for children (3-11).

Terms & Conditions

*Rates do not include taxes, fees and gratuity. Package prices higher during President’s Day Weekend (2/16-2/19). Package is available between December 16 through 20, 2018 and January 1 through March 2, 2019.

 

WINTER IN WONDERLAND PACKAGE


The abundance of geysers, hot springs and other thermal features contribute to Yellowstone’s unique winter environment. Moisture from those thermal features combined with the cold winter temperatures create some amazing landscapes. Because a blanket of white covers the ground, most of the larger mammals are easier to spot making winter a wildlife watchers’ dream. This educational adventure will include in-depth exploration (sometimes by cross-country skis or snowshoes, professional instruction provided) in a variety of winter habitats, including Old Faithful and the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.

Activity Level – Brisk hiking, snowshoeing, or skiing up to 5 miles per day with climbs up to 500 feet, including some trail-breaking in snow.

Lodging & Learning programs are offered in partnership with the Yellowstone Forever Institute.

  • Four nights lodging at Old Faithful Snow Lodge
  • Four breakfasts, four lunches, and four dinners
  • Expert instruction provided by Yellowstone Forever Institute naturalist guide
  • In-park transportation for field trips and to lodging sites
  • One welcome gift per person
  • One Snow Card discount card per person, good for additional 10% discounts on select gift shop items, tours, rentals and meals (except designated special events.)
  • Professional cross country ski instructio
  • Cross country ski and snowshoe rental
  • Unlimited ice skating
  • Optional evening programs with National Park Service & Yellowstone National Park Lodges

2018/2019 Winter Package Estimated Rates

  • $2,239 per person, double occupancy
  • $2,849 per person, single occupancy

Airport Shuttle from Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport
A daily shuttle (winter season only) from the Bozeman Airport to/from Yellowstone. You can reserve your seat(s) when making your lodging reservations. Ask the reservations agent when you call to book your stay. Guests who are booked on one of our winter packages receive a special package rate of $54 for adults, $27 for children (3-11).

Terms & Conditions

*Rates do not include taxes, fees and gratuity. Package prices higher during Christmas Holiday (12/23-12/31). Minimum age of 12 years old. Minimum of 4 persons required for course to occur. Package is available starting December 18, 2018, ending February 26, 2019.

 

WINTER ADVENTURE PACKAGE


Our Winter Adventure Package is perfect for outdoor-loving active travelers of all backgrounds. Whether you’re traveling as a single or with friends or family, you’ll find that the designed small group size of the trip is perfect for maximizing the experience and camaraderie you’ll share with the others on the trip.

Join us for an all inclusive adventure into the heart of Yellowstone National Park. Starting at the park’s historic headquarters at Mammoth Hot Springs, you will enjoy lunch and meet your expert guide and fellow travelers before departing by snowcoach to Old Faithful. Based here, you will spend the next several days experiencing the geyser basins, the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and its magnificent waterfalls, the backcountry hush of winter wilderness, and even a nighttime tour that will immerse you in the dark-sky sights (stars like you’ve never seen on a cloudless night) and sounds (can you identify them?) that are only available in a place like Yellowstone.

Your adventure includes transportation, lodging at Old Faithful Snow Lodge, meals (mix of restaurant and on-the-go-meals), equipment rentals, and we’ll throw in any wildlife that happen by! The program wraps up with lunch at Mammoth Hot Springs before saying goodbye to your guide and new found friends.

  • Three nights Old Faithful Snow Lodge
  • All meals
  • In-park transportation
  • Baggage handling
  • One welcome gift per adult
  • Snow Card discount card good for additional 10% discounts on select gift shop items, tours, rentals and meals (except designated special events.)

2018/2019 Winter Package Estimated Rates

  • $1,965 per adult

Airport Shuttle from Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport
A daily shuttle (winter season only) from the Bozeman Airport to/from Yellowstone. You can reserve your seat(s) when making your lodging reservations. Ask the reservations agent when you call to book your stay. Guests who are booked on one of our winter packages receive a special package rate of $54 for adults, $27 for children (3-11).

Terms & Conditions

*Rates do not include taxes, fees and gratuity. Package prices higher during Christmas Holiday (12/22 – 12/31) and President’s Day Weekend (2/15-2/18)Minimum age is 18 years old. Package is offered Jan. 6, and February 24.

 

OLD FAITHFUL WINTER EXPEDITION PACKAGE


Venture into the heart of Yellowstone on a journey through the park’s winter wilderness. Beginning at Mammoth Hot Springs, you’ll travel by snowcoach to a warm and cozy base deep in the center of the park at Old Faithful Snow Lodge. From there you will travel by snowcoach to Yellowstone’s remote and spectacular winter gems – including Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone – in search of wildlife, steaming thermal features, grand winter views and the true sense of winter wilderness. This program is primarily snowcoach based, with short easy walks on foot or snowshoe to viewpoints and thermal areas.

Activity Level – Hiking or snowshoeing on snow-packed trails, up to 3 miles per day with climbs up to 250 feet.

Lodging & Learning programs are offered in partnership with the Yellowstone Forever Institute.

  • Four nights at Old Faithful Snow Lodge
  • Four breakfasts, four lunches, and four dinners
  • Expert instruction provided by Yellowstone Forever Institute naturalist guide
  • Snowshoe rental
  • In-park transportation for field trips and to lodging sites
  • One welcome gift per person
  • One Snow Card discount card per person, good for additional 10% discounts on select gift shop items, tours, rentals and meals (except designated special events.)
  • Unlimited ice skating
  • Optional evening programs with National Park Service & Yellowstone National Park Lodges

2018/2019 Winter Package Estimated Rates

  • $2,179 per person, double occupancy
  • $2,789 per person, single occupancy

Airport Shuttle from Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport
A daily shuttle (winter season only) from the Bozeman Airport to/from Yellowstone. You can reserve your seat(s) when making your lodging reservations. Ask the reservations agent when you call to book your stay. Guests who are booked on one of our winter packages receive a special package rate of $54 for adults, $27 for children (3-11).

Terms & Conditions

*Rates do not include taxes, fees and gratuity. Package prices higher during Christmas Holiday (12/23-12/31).Minimum age of 12 years old. Minimum of 4 persons required for course to occur. Package is available Sundays and Mondays starting December 16, 2018, with last session February 25, 2019.

 

COUPLES WINTER PACKAGE


Join us for an all inclusive Yellowstone Couples Adventure package where we take visitors on a winter excursion into the heart of Yellowstone National Park. Starting at the park’s historic headquarters at Mammoth Hot Springs, you will enjoy lunch and meet your expert guide and fellow travelers before departing by snowcoach to Old Faithful. Based here, you will spend the next several days experiencing the geyser basins, the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and its magnificent waterfalls, the backcountry hush of winter wilderness, and even a nighttime tour that will immerse you in the dark-sky sights (stars like you’ve never seen on a cloudless night) and sounds (can you identify them?) that are only available in a place like Yellowstone.

Your adventure includes transportation, lodging at Old Faithful Snow Lodge, meals (mix of restaurant and on-the-go-meals), equipment rentals, and we’ll throw in any wildlife that happen by! The program wraps up with lunch at Mammoth Hot Springs before saying goodbye to your guide and new found friends. For a great winter experience, join us on the Couples Adventure Package! Book early! All sessions completely filled last winter.

  • hree nights Old Faithful Snow Lodge
  • All meals
  • In-park transportation
  • Baggage handling
  • One welcome gift per adult
  • Snow Card discount card per adult good for additional 10% discounts on select gift shop items, tours, rentals and meals (except designated special events.)

2018/2019 Winter Package Estimated Rates

  • $1,409 per adult, double occupancy

Airport Shuttle from Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport
A daily shuttle (winter season only) from the Bozeman Airport to/from Yellowstone. You can reserve your seat(s) when making your lodging reservations. Ask the reservations agent when you call to book your stay. Guests who are booked on one of our winter packages receive a special package rate of $54 for adults, $27 for children (3-11).

Terms & Conditions

*Rates do not include taxes, fees and gratuity. Package prices higher during Christmas Holiday (12/22 – 12/31) and President’s Day Weekend (2/15-2/18). Minimum age is 12 years old. Package is offered Offered every Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday from Dec. 16, 2018 through Feb. 28, 2019 except Jan. 6, and Feb. 24.

 

To make reservations call:

866.256.9046

 

Learning Packages

 

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 – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 - 3/1/19 Monday & Friday 11:45am 5:00pm $54.00 $27.00


*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 – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/16/18 - 3/2/19 Nightly 6:45pm 9:00pm $54.00 No child discounts


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

 

ACROSS THE GREAT DIVIDE

Travel south from Snow Lodge and journey 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 – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 - 3/2/19 Daily 8:15am 12:00pm $74.00 $37.00


*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.

MADISON WILDLIFE EXCURSION – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 - 3/2/19 Daily 12:45pm 5:30pm $97.00 $48.50


*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 – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 - 3/2/19 Daily 12:45pm 4:00pm $68.00 $34.00


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

 

WINTER PHOTO SAFARI

Steamy thermal features and 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. This tour travels along the Firehole and Madison River corridors, taking advantage of the landscape and wildlife photo opportunities with experienced guides to help improve your camera skills.

WINTER PHOTO SAFARI – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 - 3/1/19 Mon., Tues., Thur., & Fri. 7:45am 4:00pm $264.00 $132.00


* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

GRAND CANYON OF THE YELLOWSTONE 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 – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 -3/2/19 Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat., & Sun. 8:15am 6:00pm $247.00 $123.50


*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. Skis/snowshoe rentals are not included in the price, but are available to rent at the Bear Den Ski Shop.

GRAND CANYON OF THE YELLOWSTONE SKI TOUR – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/18/18 - 2/28/19 Tue., Thur. & Sun. 7:45am 6:00pm $276.00 $138.00


* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations. 

 

GRAND CANYON OF YELLOWSTONE 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 – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/19/18 - 3/2/19 Wed., & Sat. 7:45am 6:00pm $276.00* No child discounts**


*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. Skis/snowshoe rentals are not included in the price, but are available to rent at the Bear Den Ski Shop.

OLD FAITHFUL SNOWSHOE TOUR – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Returns Adult Rate Child Rate
12/16/18 - 3/2/19 Daily 8:15am 11:30am $38.00 $30.00
12/16/18 - 3/3/19 Daily 1:15pm 4:30pm $38.00 $30.00

* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

SKIER SHUTTLES - MAMMOTH

The ski shuttle departs the Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel for the Indian Creek Cross Country Ski Area three times a day. Once the skiers are dropped off, the driver returns to the Mammoth to pick up the next group of skiers. It is suggested that skiers bring a lunch. Guests have the option to either ride the shuttle back to the Mammoth Hot Springs or ski back as there is a ski trail that connects Mammoth Hot Springs Village and Indian Creek. However, this connecting trail is only for experienced skiers in excellent physical condition. Guests taking the 1:30pm skier shuttle MUST ski back to Mammoth Hot Springs as there will be no pick-up after 3pm.

SKIER SHUTTLES - MAMMOTH – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Pick-Up Adult Rate Child Rate
12/22/18 – 3/2/19 Sat., Sun. 9:15am 12:00pm $28 Each Way $14 Each Way
    11:15am 3:00pm $28 Each Way $14 Each Way
    1:30pm - $28 Each Way $14 Each Way

* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

SKIER SHUTTLES - SNOW LODGE

The Old Faithful area (elev. 7350 ft.) offers about 70 miles of cross country ski trails, beginning right out the front door of your lodge. Many of these trails provide access to the unique thermal features in the area where bison, elk and other animals take advantage of the warm ground.  For a full day adventure, hop on one of our ski shuttles to explore some of the off the beaten path ski trails around Fairy Falls, Lone Star Geyser Basin, or Biscuit Basin. Please talk to the Ski Shop about current conditions before heading out.

SKIER SHUTTLES - SNOW LODGE - DIVIDE SKI DROP – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 – 3/2/19 Daily 8:15am $28 $11
12/17/18 – 3/2/19 Daily 10:15am $28 $11

 

SKIER SHUTTLES - SNOW LODGE - FAIRY FALLS DROP – 2018/2019 Dates & Rates

Operating Dates Days of the Week Check-In Adult Rate Child Rate
12/17/18 – 3/2/19 Daily 9:15am $22 $11

* Please call 866-256-9046 for reservations.

 

 

To make reservations call:

866.256.9046

 


ˆ top ˆ