Winter Tours by Travel Dream West - USA Winter Vacations

Explore the Western States, including National Parks of the West, from California and Oregon to Utah and Wyoming, in the off-season.

Every winter brings quiet beauty to famous USA National Parks. Our winter vacations offer the chance to explore some of these locations during the off-season with a small group and knowledgeable tour guide. Unique and little visited sites are included along with the famous highlights on every tour, giving you a fantastic insight into the Western regions without the crowds of the main tourist season. Try out snowshoes or a skiing adventure, enjoy photographing sunrise and sunset at a reasonable time thanks to shortened days, and see wildlife at lower elevations.


Bryce Canyon winter nature walks

Bryce Canyon winter nature walks

Winter Wonderland
15 Days / 14 Nights
Las Vegas, Nevada (round trip)

Tour Departs:
Las Vegas to Las Vegas
Sun, 02/25 – Sun, 03/11/2018
From $3425

Enjoy your USA winter vacation in the famous National Parks of the West during a time of year when snow gently coats the landscape and the crowds are missing. …Learn More

Top Attractions:
– Arches and Canyonlands National Park
– Bryce Canyon National Park
– Grand Canyon National Park
– Mesa Verde National Park
– Zion National Park


Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone Winter
13 Days / 12 Nights
Salt Lake City, Utah to Bozeman, Montana

Tour Departs:

Fri, 01/05 – Wed, 01/17, 2018
Mon, 02/12 – Sat, 02/24, 2018

From $3675

Note: February departure can be combined with Winter Wonderland

Winter adventure travel combined with comfortable accommodations. This small group tour takes you to the heart of Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Park. …Learn More

Top Attractions:
– Grand Teton National Park
– Yellowstone NP, Old Faithful Snow Lodge (3 nights)
– Snake River Canyon and lodge
– Snow fun in Island Park, Idaho
– Montana Rockies


Yosemite Valley and the Merced River

Yosemite Valley and the Merced River

California Winter Expedition
9 Days / 8 Nights
San Francisco, California (round trip)

Tour Departs:
Sat, 03/03 – Sun, 03/11/2018
From $2245

On these California vacations you’ll tour California’s National Parks and the quiet coast for a refreshing natural experience of this popular state. …Learn More

Top Attractions:
– San Francisco
– Monterey and the California Coast
– Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
– Yosemite National Park


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Crater Lake National Park

Oregon Winter Tours
8 Days / 7 Nights
Portland, Oregon to Medford, Oregon

Tour Departs:
Sun, 01/21 – Sun, 01/28/2018
Custom Departure Dates, Groups of 2 or more
From: $1620

Unique Oregon winter vacations, this tour takes you through the heart of Oregon while offering a wide variety of snowy fun. …Learn More

Top Attractions:
– Mt. Hood and Mt. Bachelor
– Crater Lake National Park
– Klamath Basin Wildlife Refuge
– Lava Beds National Monument


Backcountry Ski Tour off-piste

Backcountry Ski Tour off-piste

Off-Piste USA Skiing
14 Days / 13 Nights
Santa Fe, New Mexico to Denver, Colorado

Tour Departs:
Custom departures available, please contact
From: TBD

This active rocky mountain ski vacation tour offers guided backcountry winter adventure from New Mexico to Colorado. …Learn More

Top Attractions:
– Taos Ski Resort
– Crested Butte Skiing
– Silverton with choices of skiing, heli-skiing,
snowmobiling
– Telluride world-class Colorado ski slopes


Winter Bird Migration

Winter Bird Migration

Winter Wings Festival
4 Days / 3 Nights
Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge,
California and Oregon

Festival Dates:
Feb 15 – 18th, 2018

Southern Oregon and northern California’s premier bird migration season happens in early spring, and the Klamath Basin’s “Winter Wings” festival is the perfect way to enjoy it. …Learn More

Top Attractions:
– Nesting bald eagles
– Thousands of migrating water fowl
– Bird photography
– Deer, muskrat, otter and other mammals