2023 Storm Chase Tour Schedule

Browse available 2023 tours below! Please contact us if you have any questions or want to find out about getting on a wait list for a sold out tour.

2023 Storm Chasing Tour Schedule Our 25th Year!


Tour: Arrive Depart Chase Days Base City Cost Availability Notes
T1 Close Encounters Tour April 21 April 29 7 OKC $2900 Book Now 3 Spots Left!!
T2 Caprock Magic April 29 May 7 7 OKC $2800 Book Now Open!!
T3 Great Plains Cyclone May 7 May 15 7 OKC $3000 Book Now 4 Spots Left!!
May Minitour May 13 May 18 4 DEN $1600 Book Now 4 Spots Left!!
T4 Prime Time May 15 May 26 10 OKC $3950 Book Now 4 Spots Left!!
T5 High Plains Magic May 27 June 3 6 DEN $2650 Book Now Open!!
T6 High CAPE June 3 June 10 6 DEN $2650 Book Now Open!!
T7 Sculpted Supercell June 10 June 17 6 DEN $2650 Book Now Open!!
T8 Rolling Prairies Lecture June 17 June 24 6 DEN $2750 Book Now Open!!
T9 Great North Tornado Hunt July 8 July 17 8 DEN $3200 Book Now Open!!
SLT Photo Tour #1 May 18 May 26 7 DEN $3250 Book Now 3 Spots Left!!
SLT Photo Tour #2 May 27 June 3 6 DEN $2950 Book Now Open!!
SLT Photo Tour #3 June 24 July 1 6 DEN $2850 Book Now Open!!
On-call Storm Chasing TBD TBD Varies DEN $300/day Book Now Anytime weather permits!

Desert Thunder Tour and Magical Lands Tour

Tour: Arrive Base City Cost Availability Notes
Desert Thunder #1 July29 Aug 6 7 TUC $2250 Book Now 6 Spots Left!
Magical Lands Sept 30 Oct 5 4 GJT $1500 Book Now 3 Spots Left!

Deposit and Final Payments

When you sign up for a tour, your deposit is due at the time you sign up and submit tour paperwork. A nonrefundable/nontransferable deposit of $700 is required for any tour (and Desert Thunder 1 and 2).  We will send you a secure invoice for the deposit payment. Your final balance payment is due no later than February 1st in the year of your tour.

Available Discounts

If we are not able to witness at least one tornado warned storm during your tour, you will receive a $100 credit towards any future tour! (This does not apply to the May Minitour due to the short duration of the tour.)

Multitour discount: Book two tours in the same year and receive $100 off each tour price! (Does not apply to the May Mini tour due to the low cost and short nature of the tour)

Rooming discounts: Room together with your spouse or friend and each of you get $100 discount from your tour price!

Lifetime discount of $50 applies to any tour. (does not apply if using the Multitour discount or rooming discount)

CASH PAYMENT discount of $50 applies if you pay your tour fee by check.

Any refunds given will be charged a #200 administrative/processing fee.


Interested in other types of photography tours?

If you enjoy incredible lightning, red rock, amazing cactus, canyonlands, and a lot of fun, please check out our other website for monsoon storm lightning workshops and slot canyon adventures at South West Photography Tours!


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